Audit Semi-Senior

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
London
Salary
27000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP27000 - GBP30000/annum
Posted
19 Apr 2017
Closes
17 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We are looking for a talented part-qualified ACA or ACCA candidate or AAT finalist with exemptions (approximately 18 months from qualification) to provide audit and financial reporting services to our diverse corporate and entrepreneurial clients.

You will have had good all round audit and accounts exposure and be looking for a forward thinking, fast paced mid-tier Central London firm where you can progress your career.

You will be joining an Audit team of 14, working on a large client portfolio within a multidisciplinary practice, liaising with international clients and affiliates and supporting senior team members.

Key Responsibilities

* Preparation of statutory financial statements from trial balance or primary records

* Preparation of working papers to support audit work and financial statements including lead schedules, checklists and statutory reviews

* Audit of financial statements by way of sample testing and analytical review

* Review of audit and accounts work undertaken by junior members of the team

* Visiting client's premises to carry out audit work where necessary, including stock take attendances

* Liaising with clients to carry out work including audit and accounting queries

* Performing an advisory role to a portfolio of clients

* Working solely or as part of a team on audits and accounts preparation assignments in respect of small, medium and large companies

* Meeting both internal and external deadlines

* Spending approximately 80% of your time at the London office

* Reporting on a regular basis to Managers and Directors for auditing and accounting

Requirements

* Part-qualified ACA or ACCA, or an AAT finalist with exemptions and be approximately 18 months from qualification

* At least two years' experience in public practice (small to medium) working with corporate clients in a mixed audit and accountancy role

* Experience of planning and completing audit and accounts preparation assignments

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Excellent attention to detail

* Ability to manage own tasks, good time management and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines

* Smart and professional in appearance

* Strong IT skills - with CaseWare experience an advantage

Candidates wishing to apply must be eligable to live and work in the UK