Audit and Accounts Senior – Great Prospects

Reference Number: -460185538

Salary: £ c£30K - £34K

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere

Cube Partners

Audit/Accounts Senior – Northampton

Fantastic opportunity to join a growing independent firm in Northampton dealing with the audit, accounting and advisory requirements for a varied range of SMEs. This is best suited to an ambitious ACA or ACCA looking for long term career progression as your skills and career develop.

Job Description

  • To control a portfolio of small limited companies. Detail regarding the portfolio work is as listed below.
  • To work as part of a team in respect of the firm’s audit clients (will include limited away travel).
  • To work on ad hoc projects (accounting and tax).
  • To support the senior manager and partners with client work as needed.
  • To help train, develop and supervise staff.

Control of Portfolio

  • Ensure work completed in a timely manner
  • Ensure all deadlines met
  • To book out junior staff to assist with work as appropriate
  • Ensure all communications replied to promptly. To include letters, emails and phone calls
  • Ensure all WIP billed at the earliest time. Review all WIP monthly for ongoing jobs and interim WIP
  • Meeting the clients to review and discuss accounts and other advice as necessary.
  • To advise on commercial and taxation planning (on the job training and external courses will aid the development of this skill).

Package and Benefits

  • Salary: Market salary depending on experience
  • Holiday: 4 weeks, plus bank holidays, plus additional time off at Christmas (although this is subject to the discretion of the partners)
  • Fully funded staff canteen and staff room
  • Medical Health Insurance
  • Comprehensive external training package
  • Extensive Internal on the job training
  • Discretionary bonuses are paid to staff for overall contribution to the firm, initiative and hard work.

Candidate Requirement

  • The candidate will most likely be a qualified ACA or ACCA.
  • Must have strong audit AND accountancy experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to manage own workload
  • Good IT skills (Sage, Word and Excel essential, Iris desirable)
  • Good telephone manner
  • Organised
  • Efficient
  • Sense of Humour
  • Car owner and driver
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Supportive and reliable team member
  • Flexible and adaptable through organisation growth
  • Resilient and positive through change
  • Loyal and self motivated
  • Displays integrity and commitment