Audit & Accounts Senior – Top 60 West End firm

Job Title: Audit & Accounts Senior – Top 60 West End firm
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 42000 - 50000 + progression + Benefits
Reference: BAV2312
Contact Name: Ben Vickers
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Job Published: April 22, 2021 07:56

Job Description

Are you a small or medium firm ACA qualified Audit Senior or Audit & Accounts Senior looking to upgrade firms and join a very good quality, medium sized accountancy firm with around 60 staff based in a prime location in Londons trendy West End? Are you looking to join a firm in a newly created role due to growth and start 2021 in an exciting new position? Are you looking to carry out a varied general practice role, mixed 50% audit and 50% statutory accounts and basic corporation tax returns? Are you looking for a role which will give you training and support so that you can join a larger firm and be able to work on larger and more complex clients? Are you also looking to gain exposure to special projects and advisory assignments such as cash flows, business plans, fraud investigations, general performance analysis, budgets, forecasts and competition analysis? Based in a busy and growing firm of 60 staff, you will be responsible for leading audit assignments from planning to completion, preparing statutory accounts from scratch and basic tax returns. You will also have some staff management responsibilities. Your role will be varied, challenging and hugely enjoyable with great progression prospects to manager grade on offer. Many of the partners in this firm started as trainees and the firm always promotes from within, meaning you will be provided with every opportunity to progress to manager and then partner grade. You will gain exposure to a wide range of UK clients from sectors including media and entertainment, renewable energy, property, legal, technology, professional practices and retail. You will also get to advise a number of exciting rapidly growing entrepreneurial start ups including interesting tech start ups. This firm has had great success with people who have trained around the UK and want to relocate to London. The firm will also allow flexible / home working 1 – 2 days a week for the foreseeable future.

To be considered for this new role you must be a fully qualified ACA, either with some post qualification experience or recently qualified. It is likely you will be working in a small or medium size accountancy firm and looking to upgrade to an entrepreneurial and modern medium sized London based practice which offers all its staff varied roles, training and support and great progression. You must have experience of leading audit assignments from planning to completion, preparing statutory accounts, corporation tax returns, supervising juniors and liaising with clients. Your current role must be at least 20% - 30% audit based. Experience of a wide range of software packages would also be an advantage. A strong interest in a mixed general practice role is essential. You must be well presented, be a team player, and be looking to progress at a rapid pace. The firm welcomes applications from candidates looking to relocate to London from another UK based practice firm.

This growing and entrepreneurial accountancy firm based in an easily accessible location in Central London has a great reputation for being a friendly and supportive place to work and providing their staff with challenging and varied roles. You will work in a friendly and growing team, and you can expect to work on an interesting array of high profile and growing London based clients from a variety of sectors. The firm is growing at a rapid rate due to many new business wins from larger accountancy firms. This is a unique opportunity for an Audit Senior or Audit & Accounts Senior from a small or medium firm background to join a modern, entrepreneurial and forward thinking practice and play a role of great importance to the continued growth of the firm. It is also a great opportunity to progress to Manager level in a short space of time.