Accounts and Audit Semi Senior Role In Banbury

Recruiter
AJ Chambers
Location
Banbury
Posted
16 Mar 2020
Closes
15 Apr 2020
Job Role
Accountant, Audit
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Part qualified
Professional Membership
AAT, ACA (ICAEW), ACCA
Seniority Level
Assistant
Contract Type
Flexible, Full time

I am working with a well established Accountancy Practice who are seeking a Accounts and Audit Semi Senior to join their ever growing practice. They're a Top 100 UK accounting firm that provides a friendly working environment, challenging client work and great career opportunities.

Responsibilities

  • Assist the Department Manager(s) as part of the audit and accounts team, as required
  • Perform the ???senior??? role on audit assignments, as required
  • Identify points for the assignment manager to raise with clients including potential areas for added value services and advice
  • Undertake bookkeeping, including ledger maintenance, supplier maintenance and management accounts preparation, as and when required
  • Liaise with clients to obtain relevant information for their accounts, acting in a proactive manner and ensuring attention to detail and effective questioning of client
  • Prepare statutory financial statements based on information supplied by clients
  • Prepare other client deliverable as requested
  • Monitor own quality of performance and time costs in line with agreed budgets
  • Assist with administrative tasks if necessary
  • Record own chargeable time and enable maximum recoveries
  • Provide support to trainees through on-the-job coaching and supervision of their work

The Ideal Candidate

  • Ability to perform and supervise audits, prepare statutory financial statements and related business tax returns
  • Strong computer literacy
  • Strong active listening skills
  • Excellent problem resolutions skills and idea generation ability
  • Essential: AAT qualified or equivalent
  • Essential: Minimum of 18 months proven audit and accounts experience within a practice environment.
Desirable: Experience with using cloud accounting software such as Xero and experience using CCH software and Mercia methodology


What they can offer you

  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous benefits package including 23 days??? holiday plus bank holidays
  • Medical cash plan
  • Bupa healthcare
  • Real opportunity for progression

If you are interested in this role or want more information on this Senior Accountant role, please either apply directly or contact Charlie Hill at AJ Chambers.