Audit and Accounts Senior

Job Title: Audit and Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 12/10/2020
Reference: 14105270/001_1604597058
Contact Name: Jacob Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 05, 2020 17:24

Job Description

Progression and development on offer at one of the largest practice firms in South Wales. Joining as an Audit and Accounts Senior you will become an integral and crucial member of the team.

Client Details

This firm of chartered accountants, based in Cardiff, are genuine market leaders and considered one of the most highly regarded firms of accountants in South Wales. With positive growth and a strategy promoting internal development, excellent career prospects are on offer for individuals looking to progress and develop within their careers. This very successful business and professional services firm of accountants has developed a strong reputation for delivering quality services, along with building strong relationships with its wide ranging client bases, across varying industries and size of client. The firm offers a very supportive and team focused environment, reflected by a low staff turnover and long serving staff. A paperless, digitally-transformed accountancy firm who strongly believe in using technology to help their clients stay on top of their books and accounts.


The key responsibilities for an Audit and Accounts Senior at an accountancy firm based in Cardiff are:

  • Handling a wide commercial portfolio of mixed clients, providing full audit and accounts support form initial contact through to full sign off of the work.
  • Supporting the partners and assisting in the training of the more junior candidates on a weekly basis.
  • Providing full and technical audit support to the clients.
  • Assisting with accounts preparation, VAT returns.
  • Producing work for the manager and providing potential solutions.
  • Working closely with lead partners to help grow the brand.
  • Identifying and understanding client needs.
  • Suggesting potential solutions to accounting matter.
  • Conduct audits, primarily out of the office.
  • Produce audit files for review.
  • Carry out review work on audits and accounts jobs prepared by colleagues.
  • Conduct assignment and performance reviews.
  • Anticipate and overcome difficulties on audits and larger accounts jobs.
  • Build and maintain successful relationships with clients.


In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Audit and Accounts Senior role at a leading accountancy firm in Cardiff, you must be:

  • ACCA/ACA qualified or AAT qualified.
  • Minimum of three years Practice experience.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and clients at all levels.
  • Possession of strong team working skills.
  • Demonstrable ability to take responsibility and use initiative.
  • Working to high levels of accuracy within defined deadlines.

Job Offer

Competitive salary.

Growth, development, and progression.


Friendly and collaborative environment.

28 days annual leave including bank hols.