Accounts & Tax Senior – Audit Training Provided

Job Title: Accounts & Tax Senior – Audit Training Provided
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 40000 - 45000
Reference: BAV2244
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 24, 2020 09:48

Job Description

Are you an ACA qualified Accounts Senior looking to be trained so that you can carry out some audit work? Are you keen to continue your career in a good quality and friendly independent accountancy firm (with around 15 staff) based in a prime location in Londons trendy West End? Are you looking to continue to carry out a mixed general practice role, where you can continue to complete statutory accounts and tax returns, but also be trained so that you can also start to complete audit assignments from start to finish? Based in a growing team, your role will be split 20% audit and 80% on accounts, tax and general practice assignments. This unique firm has a very laid back and easy going culture and would suit someone looking for a good work life balance. You will be responsible for leading audits from planning to completion (once trained), managing small teams and reporting directly to partner level. You will also carry out a number of interesting ad hoc advisory based projects. Your clients will be varied and include industries such as hotels, media, property, entertainment, retail, technology etc.  There will also be genuine opportunities for you to progress to manager level in the future due to the office needing some more managerial leadership.

To be considered for this new role you must be a qualified ACA  Accounts Senior and be looking to be trained so that you can start to complete audit assignments. You will likely have a minimum of 3 years of practice experience, although ideally have a year or more post qualification experience. You will be working in a small or medium sized practice firm and looking to upgrade to a well establishes West End Central London firm that will offer you better opportunities, progression and future development. This firm has also had great success with candidates who have lived outside of London and relocated to London and wanted to work in a good quality, friendly mid tier firm. Experience of a wide range of clients would be an advantage as would enthusiasm to progress in a short space of time.

This friendly practice with a client base to rival a much larger firm, will offer you a challenging and varied role, a great opportunity to be trained so carry out a number of audits every year (probably between 5 and 10 audits each year, with clients turnovers ranging to £40m), interesting clients to work on and a genuine work life balance. You will also have the opportunity to progress to a higher level in the future. This represents an excellent opportunity for a qualified ACA Accounts Senior to work in a rapidly growing practice, develop your audit and advisory skills and receive top rate training and support in a friendly and profitable firm.