Audit and Accounts Senior

Posted 20 October by Howett Thorpe
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Opportunity to join a reputable, professional and growing team of Accountants and Business Advisors

Reference no: HT13361


Audit and Accounts Senior - About the Role

Primarily you will lead accounts and audit assignments liaising with the appropriate senior Manager or Partner. The client base is varied including clients in a number of sectors. This will be a mixed role focused on both audit work and accounts preparation

As the Audit and Accounts Senior you will:


Liaise with the manager and client to plan assignments
Lead and coach other members of the team
Plan a risk-based audit approach and design audit tests
Preparing statutory financial statements from client data ensuring compliance with prescribed legislation and standards
Use good judgment to highlight concerns and high-level risk to the Partner/Manager
In time, take responsibility for planning and finalisation of assignments for Partner/Manager review
Carry out appropriate work to meet audit objectives
Manage and control job budgets
Finalise files for Managers and Partners to review
Clear review points and correspond with clients

The successful Audit and Accounts Senior will be:

Recently qualified ACA/ACCA (or exam qualified) or Part Qualified
Significant, recent audit experience
Strong technical skills and experience of FRS102 and FRS102a reporting
Experience of Paperless Audit Software
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build strong internal and external relationships.
A team player who is also comfortable leading a team
Commercially astute and committed to developing the business.
Flexible and proactive approach.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are essential together with the ability to form strong client relationships.
Excellent IT skills


Audit and Accounts Senior - Benefits


Excellent benefits package on offer and free parking

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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