Accounts & Audit Senior

Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire / Hybrid
£45,000 - £50,000 + benefits & bonus
21 Nov 2022
21 Dec 2022
Contract Type
Full Time
0-25% Travel

A friendly firm of accountants is recruiting for a talented Accounts & Audit Senior to join its team in Gerrards Cross. This well-established firm is enjoying a period of continuing growth, providing high quality advisory and compliance services in accounts, audit and tax to a broad range of clients.

This role will offer hybrid and flexible working patterns and would suit someone who thrives under pressure in a busy environment and is looking to improve their skills and developments.

As Accounts & Audit Senior your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead company audit assignments, which will include planning, fieldwork and completion using standard programmes
  • Preparation and completion of company accounts in accordance with the firm’s policies and procedures
  • Carry out specialist audits (eg; SAR, ATOL, pensions and charities)
  • Carry out ad-hoc assignments (eg; due diligence and systems reviews)
  • Preparation of corporation tax computations
  • Carry out work efficiently, to budget and within deadlines
  • Supervise, train and mentor more junior members of staff
  • Research and analyse financial statements and audit related issues
  • Maintain client confidentiality and professional relationships
  • Proactively interact with client management to gather information, resolve problems and make recommendations for business and process improvements
  • Manage assignments and report to audit manager or partner on progress
  • Some travel to client sites may be required


Please do apply for this role is you have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • ACA or ACCA qualified or finalist
  • Have significant experience in statutory audit, bookkeeping and statutory accounts preparation, gained within a multi-partner practice environment
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Excellent management, analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Strong technical knowledge
  • Leadership, training, and mentoring skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Highly motivated self-starter with ability to multitask and complete assignments within budgets and deadlines
  • Dedicated to superior client service
  • Ability to build a quick rapport in a friendly, confident and enthusiastic way
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft office, Sage, Xero and other accounting software
  • Experience and knowledge of CCH would be an advantage
  • Ideally a driver with own car
  • Technically up to date with current legislation


The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary, bonus, hybrid working, flexible working hours and benefits scheme.

We can only accept applications from candidates that have the right to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship.

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