Audit & Accounts Senior
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 17/11/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06020-001143691

 

Robert Half are recruiting for a qualified or finalist Audit Senior or Accounts Senior to work with our client, a Top 20 Accountancy Practice. To assist the partners and associate partners in delivery of statutory audit and accounts preparation services, and to manage and allocate work to audit trainees. The split with be audit 80% and accounts 20%.

About the Client:

A well-established firm with an entrepreneurial and dynamic feel who are continuing to grow nationally as well as regionally. In return the Audit Senior or Accounts Senior role is offering a competitive salary with huge career progression within the firm and great benefits package.

About the role:

  • Planning and delivery of audit/accounts assignments Plan assignments in conjunction with the client partner or manager
  • Lead some of our largest and most complex assignments
  • Supervise junior staff during the audit and review their work
  • Deliver the audit file to the assignment manager in timely manner
  • Identify cross-selling opportunities and potential management letter points
  • Manage client communication in effective manner
  • Monitor your chargeability and your assignment budgets pro-actively
  • Coach other staff for improved performance and technical development
  • Develop specialist sector knowledge and keep abreast of industry developments
  • Mentor audit and accounts trainees and contribute to the office's training and development programme

About You:

  • Experience of OMB/SME private company audits: planning, budget preparation, identifying key risks, developing an audit plan, executing the audit on site
  • Knowledge of and experience of current auditing standards and approaches: analytical review, documenting systems and controls, sampling techniques
  • Experience preparing audit and accounts files using an electronic working paper system such as Caseware
  • Significant prior experience of statutory company accounts preparation under UK GAAP, and also charities and LLPs
  • Experience of preparing and auditing consolidated accounts and component auditor issues
  • Leadership experience -experience supervising teams on-site and reviewing their work
  • Experience of preparing budgets and monitoring actual time against budget
  • Currently an Audit Senior or similar
  • ACA/ACCA qualified or at least finalist

What's on Offer:

  • Competitive salary (The salary range/rates of pay is dependent upon your experience, qualifications or training)
  • Great Holidays Package
  • Challenge within new business
  • Private Medical Cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Employer contribution & matching pension scheme
  • Flexible working policy
  • Great employee discounts
  • Learning and Development opportunities throughout your career
  • CSR Program & Social Events - each office will be involved in various charity and sporting activities to help raise the brand profile and give back to the local community
  • Flexi time
  • And more

If the role sounds of interest, please send your CV over to us. However if this role doesn't sound like the right one for you, but you are looking for a change or potentially open to 1st time move to industry please still let us know as the market is very busy at the moment and it is likely that we will have a role that could be more appealing to you for further details please contact our Accountancy Practice & Advisory Recruitment Kinga Pridka 0113 242 8978

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