Audit Senior

Audit Senior
£38k per annum
Braintree, Essex
Monday-Friday, 35 hours


Benefits: Paid parking, a pension plan of 4.5% employer's contribution and 4% employees contribution, life assurance, early finish Friday, tax-free Birthday and Christmas gifts, annual bonus based on profits, on-going courses and training.


Due to continued growth, my client, a highly successful accountancy practice, have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Audit Senior to join their team on a permanent basis.


The successful candidates will be responsible for the accurate preparation of statutory accounts for Audit clients and the completion of audit work unsupervised. Providing training of junior members of the Audit team and effective support for both Partner and Manager.


Key Responsibilities:



  • Audit planning, review and undertaking audit work on all aspects of the profit and loss and balance sheet.

  • Dealing with complex accounting issues as required.

  • Ensuring the audit and accounts file is complete and ready for review by Manager or direct Partner as required.

  • Preparation of more complex statutory accounts including consolidated group accounts and IFRS accounts.

  • Review of assistant team members' work, identifying training needs, and providing both positive and constructive feedback.

  • To follow Practice procedures, including but not exclusive to, budgets, accounts preparation processes, workplan and Digita trackers.

  • Providing effective support for both Partner and Manager by taking on additional tasks and meeting deadlines.

  • Commercially aware in terms of undertaking tasks and preparing accounts and audit in a cost-effective manner.

  • Training and development of other team members in a supportive manner.

  • To carry out any other duty which may be required in line with business requirements.

  • To adhere to the Firm's Health & Safety Policy at all times.


Key Requirements:



  • A qualified or recently qualified ACCA or ACA with at least 5-6 years Practice Experience working with Audit clients. Audit experience to exceed Accountancy experience.

  • Good communication skills, as the job involves client and staff contact.

  • Good knowledge of Accounting disclosures including FRS102 and IFRS (an advantage).

  • Good knowledge of Audit regulations for statutory audits.

  • Preparation of Group and Consolidated Accounts (an advantage).

  • IT literacy and solid accounting skills.

  • Good writing skills in respect of accounts reports and other documents generated for clients and internal purposes.


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