Audit & Accounts Senior

Audit & Accounts Senior
Excellent Salary & Benefits Package

Accountancy Practice recruitment specialists Clark Wood are delighted to be working with a leading and highly prestigious regional firm of chartered accountants who are looking to add an Accounts & Audit Senior to the team in their Preston office.

This well renowned and progressive firm boast a fantastic presence across the North West of England and they are now looking to add an experienced and ambitious individual who is keen to progress their career within one of the region’s most prominent and well established firms.

As an Accounts & Audit Senior you will undertake a varied role in which you will work with a diverse and interesting client base comprised of businesses from an array of industry sectors. The role will be varied and will see you leading audits from the planning stage though to completion, supervising junior team members and reporting to management. Aside from the audit focused nature of the role, the position will also include the preparation and review of statutory accounts and corporation tax compliance work.

You will be client facing and will be responsible for the management and supervision of junior staff, assisting in their development and providing support and guidance to them where necessary.

The ideal candidate will be ACCA / ACA Qualified or at the latter stages of their studies and will have recent experience of undertaking a mixed audit and accounts position.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the successful person to join a highly reputable and forward-thinking firm in Preston in a position where there will be genuine scope for career development.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Prepare the audit plan and ensure it appropriately addresses audit objectives
Take an active part in the audit planning and fraud discussion to identify audit risks and appropriate audit strategy
Oversee all aspects of audit fieldwork and completion
Ensure planned audit work is appropriately completed to satisfy audit objectives
Supervising & developing more junior members of staff
Accounts preparation for sole traders, limited companies & partnerships


ACA / ACCA Qualified or Part Qualified
Experience of leading external Audit assignments as part of a varied role

For further information on this role please contact Curtis Reid at Clark Wood

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