Audit Senior

Employer
Insignia Recruit
Location
Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Jan 06, 2021
Closes
Feb 12, 2021
Ref
1920600876
Job Role
Auditor
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Newly qualified, Qualified

Audit Senior

This is an exciting career making opportunity to play a key role as an Audit Senior in a rapidly expanding independent Top 100 firm. This role would suit someone with a minimum of 3 years' UK accountancy practice audit experience. Full training and support will be given to further develop your skills and abilities for a long-term career within our clients practice. The Audit Senior will be based in our clients Oxford office. This is a full-time role.

Audit Senior's core responsibilities will include:


• Lead a variety of interesting and complex audit assignments across multiple sectors, liaising with managers and partners when required


• Prepare audit files, undertake audit planning and lead/assist with fieldwork


• Assist in work allocation and supervise more junior team members on audits, providing support, training and reviewing their work


• Ensure audit assignments are completed to a high standard, in time and within budgets agreed with Directors


• Supervise and review jobs completed by less senior members of staff


• Using accounting software to provide accurate reporting for Managers, Directors and clients


• Preparing statutory accounts and finalise accounts under the overall supervision of your Line Manager


• Preparing corporation tax computations


• Maintain up to date and relevant technical knowledge of the industry and national economic issues


• Input into service and product pricing, including assisting with new client quotes


• Building productive working relationships within our client and with clients as required


• Developing and applying your technical knowledge through on the job training

What our client can offer you:


• A friendly and supportive team environment


• Exposure to a wide range of clients across many industry sectors


• Competitive salary and benefits package including pension, life assurance and a fantastic retail discount scheme


• 22 days holiday plus increases with each of service and holiday trading - the opportunity to buy/sell holiday to fit your lifestyle


• Flexible working


• Wellbeing and mental health programme


• Attractive modern Oxford office


• A comprehensive induction to help you get up to speed

About the Audit Senior:


• ACCA/ACA Qualified


• Minimum of 3 years' UK accountancy practice experience in audit, some accounts experience is also a must


• University degree with a 2.1 or higher or 3 good A-Level results (or equivalent)


• Proven communication skills, verbal and written


• Fully fluent in English, verbal and written


• Exceptional attention to detail


• Strong IT skills, specifically Excel and able to pick up new IT packages very quickly


• A positive, confident and proactive attitude


• Create a positive impression with clients and staff


• Ability to prioritise and meet tight timeframes with high quality output


• Enjoy working as part of a team and self-motivated


• Able to work within procedures on job aspects which will deal with facts, standards and quality


• Xero, Sage, Caseware and CCH experience would be an advantage