Audit & Accounts Senior

Are you looking for an opportunity to work for a progressive, Top 15 accountancy practice within accounts and audit? We may have the perfect role for you - Audit & Accounts Senior. Our client is seeking an Audit & Accounts Senior to join the friendly team at its Reading office to carry out a mix of audit fieldwork and accounting duties.

Whilst there will be opportunity for career progression, naturally, the company is ideally looking for someone who will be a safe pair of hands and will want to make this role their own for the long term, rather than viewing the position as a stepping stone.

As Accounts & Audit Senior, your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of client accounts
  • Executing audits at client sites
  • Preparation of audit file for review
  • Communicating regularly with partners and managers on progress of work
  • Prepare client letters, emails and communication with clients and the team
  • Considered review of junior work

Audit and accounts experience is essential for this role and candidates must have the following skills and attributes:

  • Ideally be ACA/ACCA qualified, although an exceptional part-qualified, qualified by experience accountant would be considered
  • Have gained experience in a similar role of Audit & Accounts within a practice environment
  • Able to handle clients in an open, approachable and professional manner
  • Be IT literate with experience of accounts and audit software
  • Have an acute eye for detail with a methodical, diligent approach
  • A team player with the ability and desire to support and guide junior members of the team
  • Have a full driving licence and vehicle
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills

This friendly and forward-thinking practice will offer the successful candidate an above market rate salary and benefits package, a supportive working environment and the opportunity to thrive both personally and professionally.

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

Salary range
45000-55000per annum
Contract type
Reading, Berkshire