Audit Senior

35000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP38000/annum
03 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a leading Accountancy Practice firm, with a number of offices based in Swindon and throughout Wiltshire and the South West.

Our client provides advice on all aspects of accountancy such as accounts preparation, audit and tax as well as a range of more specialised services such as: Forensic Accounting, Corporate Finance, Tax Consultancy, Business Recovery & Insolvency, and Payroll Services.

Duties & Responsibilities for this Audit Senior role base:
• Audit accounts, interpreting and verifying all information provided by clients.
• Prepare annual, statutory and management accounts ensuring details are accurate.
• Complete basic tax computations for clients.
• Compose letters to clients, tax office and the registrar of companies.
• Identify problems with data provided by clients.
• Plan and prioritise work according to client and partner needs/deadlines and instructions.
• Advise and coach junior members of the team concerning work to be completed.

The level of experience required for the Audit Senior role in Swindon is:
• Qualified/part qualified ACA/ACCA or qualified by work experience.
• Proven track record of preparing statutory accounts.
• Dealing with owner managed businesses.
• Experience of charity or pension audits
• Preparation of corporation tax computations.
• Knowledge of Sage Instant/Line 50
• Knowledge of Use of Iris practice software

Personal competencies for the Audit Senior role include

• Effective communication skills - telephone, emails, letters, reports
• Excellent client management skills
• Excellent prioritisation and time management skills
• Used to working to strict deadlines - planning, diary management, department systems set up and maintenance
• Possess excellent Interpersonal and influencing skills with the ability to build relationships both internally and with clients