Audit Senior

Job Title: Audit Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cardiff
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -092020-1228515_1599568750
Contact Name: Jacob Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 08, 2020 13:39

Job Description

Fantastic opportunity to progress your Audit career at a top 10 firm. Join a collaborative and unified team offering technical development.

Client Details

As an Audit Senior, you will be joining a very well established, reputable accountancy firm with a progressive, professional and expert team of accounting professionals. They offer a wide range of services to a range of businesses and individuals and have a diverse and loyal client base. They also offer a lot of technical development and progression; they look to invest in and mentor their employees to reach their full potential.


The key responsibilities for this Audit Senior position at a leading Accountancy firm based in Cardiff are:

  • Provide an on-site co-ordination role for audit clients including planning, day-to-day control of the audit team, liaising with clients and completing audit assignments whilst ensuring audit files have appropriate and sufficient documentation.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with new and established clients.
  • Work and liaise with other members of the audit team and colleagues in other parts of the firm as necessary to provide high quality client service.
  • Supervising a small team.
  • Coach and train junior staff.
  • Some assignments may require travel.
  • Ability to project manage to meet deadlines and budget constraints.
  • You will prepare statutory financial statements from client data and highlight high-level risk areas or matters of concern to the Partner/Manager whilst using a significant degree of your own judgement.
  • As your responsibilities continue to develop you will be planning the execution and finalisation of the audit assignments for Partner/Manager review.


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

  • Technically capable in audit and financial reporting.
  • ACCA/ACA equivalent professional qualification or several years of experience (minimum 3 years.)
  • Some IFRS experience is desirable.
  • Knowledge of FRS 102 and new UK GAAP.
  • Knowledge of group accounts desirable.
  • Broad range audit experience including planning, controlling and completing a diverse range of assignments.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with colleagues and clients at all levels.
  • A proven track record of establishing and maintaining strong client relationships.
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving and delivering client solutions.
  • Strong team-working skills.
  • Experience of supervising and developing staff.
  • Demonstrate the ability to take responsibility and use initiative.

Job Offer

Competitive base salary


Holidays 25 plus bank holidays


Life Assurance

Quarterly salary review

On-site parking