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Jodi King

Senior ( Audit) - High Wycombe

The Firm, a highly sought after Top 30 firm, are looking for a bright and able individual to join the High Wycombe office as an Audit Senior. Candidates must have a good educational background, with relevant experience and live within travelling distance of High Wycombe.

The role

To become part of the High Wycombe team which provides a wide range of audit, accounting and tax services to our clients. There will be scope to experience work across London and the Southern Regional Group (Bristol, Bournemouth, High Wycombe & Peterborough offices).

The successful applicant will provide complete and efficient back up to the audit department management team and the High Wycombe office partners. This is a mixed role that will include undertaking audits and accounts work, both in the office and at client premises. When working out of the office, the role will involve overseeing a small team.

The successful candidate will be expected to have responsibility for running group audits and for accounts preparation work, to include consolidations and cash flow statements. Preparation of financial forecast models, business plans, reporting on internal controls, financial due diligence and other ad hoc projects will also be required from time to time. The role will include supervising the work of more junior staff and liaising with tax staff, managers, the Partner and our clients, as necessary.

The team

The audit team consists of 14 professionals ranging from Trainee to Senior Manager.

The office

The High Wycombe office currently has 3 Partners, 1 administration support staff member and 19 technical staff. The technical staff can be divided into two groups, tax and audit/accounts, although both groups are expected to work very closely together.

You

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant and possess a wide range of audit and accounts experience with particular emphasis on audit expertise and preparation of statutory financial statements, ideally including consolidated group accounts. Experience in charity accounting would be particularly advantageous.

Applicants will be motivated, well organised, commercially minded and have a clear perception of client requirements. In addition, they will possess good interpersonal skills, demonstrate initiative and be able to provide accurate work in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Applicants will be ACA/ACCA qualified with a good exam record.

Salary/benefits

  • A 35-hour working week with flexibility around the core hours of 10am-12pm / 2pm-4pm
  • Paid overtime or time off in lieu (pre-approved and only where required).
  • Working from home allowance of £25 a month.
  • Eligibility for the firm’s Profit Sharing Plan that runs from October to September each year. The scheme enables staff to share in the profits of the firm.
  • Competitive annual salary depending upon experience.

If you would like to be considered for this role then please apply or contact Jodi King at AJ Chambers for more information.

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