Audit Semi-Senior

Kent Permanent
  • Exciting opportunity to join a growing division
  • Must be studying towards ACCA/ACA or AAT qualified

About Our Client

Michael Page is delighted to be working with one the top accountancy firms in Kent, looking to expand their growing Audit team.

Job Description

  • Complete whole sections of the audit pack in accordance with the clients procedures a
  • Complete all substantive tests with minimal supervision, delegate some elements of testing to more junior members of staff where appropriate and design specific tests if appropriate.
  • Prepare clear logical schedules, fully cross referenced to supporting documentation and other sections of the audit file, ensuring that all amounts agree to lead schedules and the accounts.
  • To have an understanding of the preparation of statutory accounts primarily for companies as well as some LLPs and charities.
  • To have an understanding of the preparation of corporation tax and corporation tax returns.
  • Resolve simple queries and refer more complex issues to more senior members of staff.
  • Supervise more junior members of staff as appropriate, including checking their work and providing guidance as required.
  • Manage own time and that of any junior staff, recognising any problems at an early stage to ensure that jobs are completed within budget.
  • Involvement in planning the audit on small jobs.
  • Complete audit review forms on juniors.

The Successful Applicant

  • Studying professional stage ACA or ACCA, or AAT qualified and wishing to study professional stage ACA or ACCA - with experience in practice.
  • Double entry bookkeeping skills.
  • Basic tax knowledge - how to prepare corporation tax computations.
  • Computer experience - Sage, Excel, Word and ideally CaseWare.
  • Previous experience of supervising junior members of staff preferable (6-12 months experience).
  • Good up-to-date technical knowledge including recent developments in accounting standards.
  • Excellent communication
  • Client focused.
  • Commercially aware.
  • Team building skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.

What's on Offer

  • Genuine Work Life balance
  • 33 days holiday Inc. Bank Holidays, plus the opportunity to buy or sell up to 5 days (20 days plus bank holidays with the option to buy, while on a training contract)
  • Very competitive salary
  • Employee Recognition awards and bonuses
  • And more!
Bal Rai
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+44 162 260 4519

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Bal Rai
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