Audit Senior

Job Title: Audit Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -052021-2570798_1620750514
Contact Name: Gillian O'Regan
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 11, 2021 17:28

Job Description

A opportunity to work within a firm that absolutely value their staff and promote a true work-life balance culture. You will be the Audit Senior in charge on assignments and support your team throughout.

Client Details

A very well established London firm for over 100 years, which is a testament to their long-standing reputation. However, their real focus is on the future, both for their client's businesses and for creating wealth for the next generation. They are placed in the UK market as a top 40 accountancy firm, one of the most recognised for private client and as a top financial planning company. They are proud to be recognised as an independent UK firm with international reach.


* This is a split role working on 70% audit and 30% accounts work
* Planning, supervising and carrying out full end to end audits with turnovers up to £250 million. Audit types will include specialist audits such as FSA, pensions, solicitors, charities and schools.

* Audits should be completed with minimal supervision, and within deadlines and budget.
* Supervision and assisting junior team members with technical accounting and audit questions.
* Preparation of accounts and draft corporation tax computations
* Preparation of draft statutory accounts and consolidated accounts under FRS102 from client's draft figures.
* Drafting recommendations to management following audit fieldwork completion.
* Preparing responses for group reporting for clients

* Larger accounts preparation jobs for audit exempt limited companies, partnerships, LLPs


  • Ideally ACA or ACCA fully qualified (degree is not essential) or sitting finals imminently is also acceptable.
  • Must have the necessary skills and experience at a senior and qualified level to meet the requirements of the role above.
  • At least 2.5 years' experience in a medium size practice within the UK, having had a large concentrated amount of their role focused on the audit side of the business.
  • Use of computer packages including Proaudit, CCH Accounts Production (AP), Sage, Quick Books, Xero, Alphatax and Microsoft office would be desirable. Laptop is provided
  • Practical work experience of producing and reviewing accounts.
  • Up to date working knowledge of accounting and auditing standards
  • Knowledge and experience of producing both corporate and personal tax returns
  • Be able to multi-task and prioritise your work
  • Excellent communication (both written and verbal)

Job Offer

Audit Senior role will be offered a Competitive salary with additional benefits including:

  • 28 days holiday
  • pension
  • Life Assurance 4x
  • 5 hours Monday - Friday 0900-1730 with flexi hours
  • Great work life balance
  • Opportunity to be part of fantastic company culture