Audit Senior (ACA/ACCA)

Job Title: Audit Senior (ACA/ACCA)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum
Reference: JN -052021-2572539_1620401287
Contact Name: Zuzanna Radkiewicz
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 07, 2021 16:28

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen to recruit an experienced, diligent, organised and motivated Audit Senior to join a busy Audit and Accounts team.

Reporting to a Business Advisor, you will be responsible ensuring that all client audit work assigned to you is dealt with efficiently, to a high standard and to budget.

Client Details

Our client are leading Chartered Accountants and business and tax advisers in the region with a requirement to recruit an Audit Senior into the team on a permanent basis.


  • Planning, Reviewing and Finalising of Audits / Accounts Preparation assignments including preparation, approval and monitoring of budgets, finalisation of financial statements and presentation of files to Director/Business Advisor for review
  • Ensuring all Audit work is carried out profitably and on a timely basis in accordance with internal processes
  • Taking responsibility for achieving agreed budgets and meeting deadlines.
  • Setting objectives for junior audit staff and supervising them on site, including reviewing their audit work and coaching on-the-job
  • Supervise and develop more junior members of staff and reviewing their work
  • Maintaining excellent working relationships with clients
  • Regular and effective communication with senior colleagues on progress of work
  • Keep up to date with developments in the world of accounting


  • Qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA)
  • The client will also we will also consider strong semi seniors who are part qualified.
  • More than 3 years audit experience in a practice environment.
  • Experience of FRS102 is essential
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to build rapport and relationships at all levels, internally and externally
  • Able to hit deadlines and prioritise competing demands on time and to budget Excellent attention to detail Good IT skills, including Excel.
  • Prior knowledge of Iris Accountancy software an advantage Car owner and in possession of a full UK valid driving licence

Job Offer

New Opportunity, Competitive Salary