Auditor / Audit Senior, Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes
£40000 - £43000 + benefits
28 Sep 2017
28 Oct 2017
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Accountant Audit Senior in awell established and sizeable Audit firm based in the Milton Keynes area. Qualified Accountant ACA, CA, ACCA, CPA or equivalent with an excellent starting basic salary of c£40K - £43K + full benefits package including paid overtime, discretionary bonus giving potential remuneration of c£45K+

ACCA, CPA or ACA, CA from England & Wales, Scottish or Irish or similar recognised international accountancy qualification along with legallity to work in full-time, permanent paid employment in the UK.  Due to high numbers of applications, if you have not received a response within 10 days of your application please assume that you have been unsuccessful.

Location:  Milton Keynes & surrounds


An excellent role for someone with audit experience who wants to break into a Big name and gain unrivalled experience.  You may be eligible to work in the UK in full-time, paid permanent employment but will be currently working in audit either locally or elsewhere in the UK and keen to experience working in the Milton Keynes area.  Recognised as hugely important location in the UK for many blue chip business HQs and financial services companies, there is real top quality work and client exposure on offer in the heart of this hugely popular location.  Offices of some major blue chip names within business sectors such as retail, manuacturing, FMCG, construction and financial services offering some of the highest levels of experience working with internationally recognised names.  Working on a superb client base of national and international clients is part of this scintillating opportunity with a Big firm with further opportunities to transfer into areas including tax, corporate finance or work overseas in the future.

About the Role

                                                                                                         You will be based in the heart of the MK area economy with easy access to clients, getting exposure to superb blue chip multinationals and superb UK companies.   As Audit Senior / Assistant Manager you will be part of a team responsible for carrying out risk based audits primarily under UK GAAP and IAS (full training will be given where necessary in these areas).

Your Key accountabilities as Audit senior / Assistant manager will be

- Leading a team of both qualified and part-qualified accountants

- Planning and preparation of client audits

                                                                      - Managing the audit on-site on a daily basis including review of work carried out by other team members                   

In addition, you may gain secondments to work in some of these blue chip, top tier clients


To be considered for the position of Audit senior / Assistant manager you will be:

- Recently qualified with an internationally recognised accountancy qualification including ACA, CA, ACCA, CPA Qualified Accountant - or 2017 finalist

- Currently working as a Senior in accountancy practice and with regular audit experience at a similar level

Experience /- exposure to some of the client sectors is ideal but not essential as full training in the sectors will be given where necessary

                           - IAS experience is welcome but not essential                                

- Strong interpersonal and team skills

You will be qualified or awaiting results and looking to gain specific experience to direct your career in a particular direction, or you may want a Big name on your CV whilst developing your client exposure and technical knowledge prior to deciding your ultimate aim.  You will be working either in another Big firm, medium-sized or smaller-sized practices including ones consisting of maybe 4-6 partners as this firm is seriously interested to meet talent from a range of different-sized firms as it has proved a successful venture previously.  This is a real opportunity that is worth serious consideration for your own career development and direction


You must be currently eligible to work in full time, permanent & paid employment within the UK/EU otherwise you will not be considered for this role

Location: Milton Keynes

Start date: immediate

Job status: Permanent

Salary + package: c£40,000 - £43,000 + superb flexible benefits package, paid overtime, discretionary bonus, min 20 days holiday

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