Working with a varied client portfolio, your duties in this interesting role will include:
Leading the audit team on-site, ensuring audit procedures are adhered to fully, all hours are correctly recorded and budgets are met
Planning, carrying out and completing statutory audits of corporate clients, both on-site and back in the office
Taking responsibility for managing workloads and meeting deadlines
Supervising and supporting the work of less experienced team members
Liaising with client staff, which often includes those without accounts knowledge
Producing work for Manager and/ or Partner review, clearly highlighting technical or client-specific issues and providing possible solutions where required.
This role would suit a candidate who meets the following criteria:
ACA/ ACCA qualified (or equivalent)
Statutory audit experience, gained in a practice environment
Organised and able to plan time efficiently in order to meet deadlines
Ability to work independently, or as part of a team
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build rapport quickly with clients
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Professional and discreet in demonstrating client care
Experience in using automated audit software and computer based accounts and tax compilation programmes; plus advanced MS Excel, Word and Outlook skills
Full driving license with own car insured for business use.
In exchange, my client offers an extremely professional working environment, excellent on the job training and career development opportunities, and study and CPD support where appropriate. If this sounds of interest please apply today addressed to Rob Emsley and quoting job reference RE5424.
Trial Balance is a market leading supplier of recruitment services to accountancy practices across the South-West and works on vacancies at all levels in a practice environment. For a confidential discussion about your career options please contact Rob Emsley, our dedicated practice specialist.