Audit and Accounts Senior

Job Title: Audit and Accounts Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, negotiable
Reference: 13416515/001_1604682170
Contact Name: Mark Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2020 17:02

Job Description

A growing and highly regarded accountancy practice, based in Plymouth is looking to bolster their team with the addition of a qualified Audit and Accounts Senior in a role offering increasing responsibility, client contact and scope to develop your accounting career, in a leading firm environment.

Client Details

The firm has an excellent reputation across Devon, the wider South West and wider UK, undergoing continued growth and expansion. The firm services a very wide ranging client base to include larger corporates, PLCs through to smaller OMBS, SMEs and sole traders. The firm provides a structured environment, with a clearly defined, tiered progression path and genuine opportunity to progress in your career, post qualification.


Joining the Plymouth team as an Audit and Accounts Senior you will report to a team of managers, responsible for the provision of financial accounting and audit services to a range of private and public sector clients, with some input into the corporate tax process in a mixed and varied role across audit, accounts, tax, advisory work and wider services involvement. This role involves onsite audit team supervision. You will fully supervise a portfolio of clients, taking responsibility for all aspects of their audit, accounts and other matters including ad hoc project work as it arises. With involvement across the process from planning and carrying out audit fieldwork, statutory financial reporting and completion work, your experience and level of responsibility will increase as your develop and progress within the firm. There will be close liaison with the tax department and the ability to deal with tax computations and personal / corporate tax issues will also be developed. You will also undertake work at client premises and liaise with clients, including acting as a point of contact for day to day ad hoc queries and enquiries and look to build relationships and progress in the team, with increasing client contact and management responsibility.


You will ideally be ACA / ACCA qualified, or finalist level, with a background in accountancy practice around the Audit and Accounts Senior levels, looking to further your career in a leading firm of accountants.

You will portray a professional and confident image and be technically able and capable of thinking strategically and dealing with multiple tasks and competing priorities with an organised, accurate and flexible approach. You will enjoy staff and client contact and be looking to build on this experience and carve a career path within a leading firm of chartered accountants.

Job Offer

£30,000 - £35,000 dependent on background and experience, negotiable, plus benefits