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Audit & Accounts Senior

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£39,000 - £42,500
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Scott Golding

AJ Chambers are assisting a well-established and highly respected firm of chartered accountants with several Essex offices in their recruitment for an Audit Senior. This is an ideal role for an individual who is looking for future management opportunities as our client boasts a fantastic record with internal promotions.

You will gain exposure to a wide variety of clients, both owner managed businesses as well as large, complex groups with an international presence, to broaden your experience. Such a firm can offer secondments into other departments and provide a platform to progress to industry if that should be your end goal.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Apply practical experience and technical knowledge to fulfil the purpose of your role
  • Prioritise and be accountable for the planning and completion of the work assigned to you
  • Build on your practical work experience
  • Complete assignments for passing to Director or Associate without supervision
  • Review other team members' work
  • Lead and take responsibility for the audit at client premises, supervising the work to meet the planning
  • objectives set
  • Follow the firm's systems and processes and apply them effectively
  • Supervise and support junior Team Members on audit and accounts assignments, both in the office and at client premises
  • Be confident at asking questions and raising queries with other Team Members
  • Discuss and clear basic queries with clients, as instructed by the Supervisor
  • Confidently communicate with clients to build relationships and resolve queries as far as possible

As well as the excellent opportunities to progress, you can also expect a highly competitive remuneration package and a rewarding, flexible and progressive environment to work in.

For further information on this Audit Senior position, please apply direct or contact Scott Golding from AJ Chambers

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