Audit Senior

Job Title: Audit Senior
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 4067676_1632146472
Contact Name: Edward Hampson
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 20, 2021 15:01

Job Description

Exciting Audit Senior opportunity with leading Oxford practice

Audit Senior
£38,000 - £45,000
Permanent, Full-time

Your new company

Following an exciting period of growth, a leading accounting firm in Oxfordshire is looking for an Audit Senior (ACA/ACCA qualified). This role would suit someone with a minimum of 3 year's UK practice Audit experience. Full training and support will be given to further develop your skills and abilities for a long-term career within the practice.

Your new role

You will be responsible for leading a variety of interesting and complex audit assignments across multiple sectors, liaising with managers and partners when required. You will also prepare audit files, undertake audit planning and lead/assist with fieldwork and assist in work allocation and supervise more junior team members on audits, providing support, training and reviewing their work. You will use accounting software to provide accurate reporting for Managers, Directors and clients and to prepare statutory accounts and finalise accounts under the overall supervision of your Line Manager.

You will also prepare corporation tax computations, maintain up to date and relevant technical knowledge of the industry and national economic issues. You will contribute to service and product pricing, including assisting with new client quotes. You'll build productive working relationships within and with clients as required while developing and applying your technical knowledge through on-the-job training

What you'll need to succeed

You will be ACA/ACCA Qualified with ideally experience of audit in practice. You'll be personable and engaging with excellent client relationship management skills and the aptitude to assist with business development activities is also desirable. Exceptional attention to detail alongside strong IT skills, specifically Excel and the ability to pick up new IT packages very quickly is also essential. You will be able to prioritise and meet tight timeframes with high quality output and enjoy working as part of a team and self-motivated. You'll be able to work within procedures on job aspects which will deal with facts, standards and quality. Xero, Sage, CaseWare and CCH experience is advantageous.

What you'll get in return

In return you shall receive exposure to a wide range of clients across many industry sectors. To complement this, you'll also enjoy a comprehensive induction and buddy to help you get up to speed in your first few months. A competitive salary and benefits package including pension, life assurance, retail discount scheme and flexible working is also on offer as is a generous holiday allowance + ability to buy/sell holiday. A wellbeing programme, charity events and a spacious modern office are also on offer.

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