Audit & Accounts Senior


MS AA 675876


Accountant, Auditor, Bookkeeper, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, Payroll


£30,000 to £50,000 Per Annum


Remote / Hybrid or office based Full or Part Time



Contract Type:


Remote / Hybrid or Office working in either St Albans or Ringwood, Hampshire

We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the accountancy sector. We have an excellent opportunity for an Audit & Accounts Senior for an expanding accountancy business with a wide variety of clients. The firm provides services including auditing, accounting and corporate taxation. This is a varied and flexible role which is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

Core Duties of the Audit & Accounts Senior

  • Working on statutory audits and reviewing Junior work where necessary
  • Supervising the accounts team to ensure accounts are prepared on a timely basis in order to comply with statutory deadlines
  • Reviewing extended trial balances, alongside statutory financial statements and providing feedback to staff
  • Preparing extended trial balances from client records, preparing corporation tax computations, and preparing the financial statements for companies, partnerships and sole traders in compliance with the Companies Act or relevant legislation
  • Checking and completing personal, partnership, and corporate tax returns
  • Reviewing or processing quarterly VAT returns
  • Processing payroll/CIS returns may be required for cover for staff holidays; liaising and negotiating with HMRC on behalf of clients
  • Building and developing client relationships
  • Keeping up to date with legislation changes
  • Assisting with a varied range of services on an ad hoc basis within the team as and when required.

Key Experience of the Audit & Accounts Senior

  • At least 2.5 years’ previous experience in a similar position
  • Must be part qualified or fully qualified in ACA or ACCA
  • Must be conversant in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Desirable to have experience using TaxCalc and/or IRIS, and Xero and/or Sage Line 50 and would be very useful
  • Must have an excellent understanding and practical experience in double-entry bookkeeping
  • Previous practice experience is essential for this role

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