Adam Munro

Principal Consultant Phone: 0203 817 8130

Adam specialises in recruitment for Audit and Accounts in London, with a focus towards the top 10 and 100 firms. With over 10 years of experience, he has built relationships with some of London’s most prominent firms and assisted hundreds of trained accountants with their career.

Outside of work, Adam has a love for Football and IPA’s, which he now gets to enjoy both in the pub he’s built at the end of his garden.

 
 
 
 

ADAM MUNRO JOBS

 

Auditing - Audit Semi Senior

£30,000 - £34,000

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive and growing, Top 75 Firm based in London.

If you are looking to join a firm that constantly looks at new and innovative ways for their people and clients achieve their aspirations then this is the firm for you. With this firm, you can expect a rewarding career where you will be supported and challenged to continually build your skills.

In this role, you will work with a diverse portfolio of clients, with the main duties including:

  • Assistance and on occasion taking the lead on company Audits, reporting directly to the Senior, Manager or Partner
  • Visiting client premises
  • Supervising and assisting junior members of staff
  • Act as assistant on larger clients, completing relevant sections of the Audit file as discussed with Senior staff at the planning meeting.

You as a candidate will be studying ACA with experience working at Semi-Senior level in an Audit focused role, reporting to Seniors and Managers.

On offer is a competitive salary in line with market rate, as well as a great selection of benefits including:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Mentoring scheme
  • Dress down Fridays
  • Regular social events throughout the year

Accounts - Accounts Semi Senior - North London

£30,000 - £34,000

An experienced semi senior to join a dynamic team to assist the managers and directors. The candidate will be joining a growing practice with plenty of opportunities to progress.

You will be required to complete end to end accounting tasks for a range of SME businesses, using industry leading tools.

The responsibilities are as below, but are not limited to:

Responsibilities:

  • Preparing management accounts and month end reconciliations, including commentary
  • Drafting year end accounts for Limited and LLP's from start to finish under FRS 102, Section 1A and FRS 105, ready for client and management review
  • Preparing of service charge accounts
  • Preparing extended trial balances including the final year end trial balance
  • Preparing cash flow statements.
  • Running the monthly payroll for clients, including RTI submissions and pension contribution calculations
  • Preparing corporation tax computation calculations and basic tax planning
  • Dealing with the preparation and completion of VAT returns, including EC Sales and Intrastat returns
  • Maintain records of our clients using accounting software packages including Xero and Sage 50
  • Use cloud accounting tools to process transactions, prepare and post journals, update all ledgers, perform bank reconciliations ready for the monthly reporting process
  • Liaising with clients on any queries
  • Making journal entries for all receipts, payments, and other financial transactions.
  • Undertake financial close procedures for the month end, including inter-company balance reconciliation
  • Apply and understand the client to ensure transactions are recorded appropriately, under the correct accounting standard and highlight unusual transactions to senior members of the team
  • Apply a basic knowledge of rules and regulations followed by UK SME's including tax requirements, company secretarial and a general commercial awareness
  • Work as part of a team to provide ad-hoc accounting assistance and ensure clients receive an excellent service

Desired Skills and Experience

  • 3-5 years' experience within practice
  • AAT qualified or ACCA part qualified
  • Must be highly organised, proactive and a self-starter
  • Able to prioritise workload and be self-sufficient.
  • A team player, with active participation in the team, in addition to being able to work on their own as required
  • Friendly and helpful with a can-do work ethic
  • Flexible and able to prioritise a changing to do list.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate MS Office, including Excel, Word.

International - Audit Semi Senior

£28,000 - £34,000

The Firm

Top 10 accountancy and business advisory firm, providing the advice and solutions businesses need to navigate today's changing world.

The Team

You'll be joining a dynamic and forward thinking team that forms an imperative part of the firm. Working on-site at clients, and in the office, ensuring that all aspects of the audit are completed on time and within budget. The will support you so that you can continue growing and will push you to excel in your audit career with us through professional qualifications and mentoring.

International Travel

There will be a need for international travel of up to 10 £" 12 weeks overseas, as soon as Government restrictions due to COVID-19 make it safe and permissible to do so.

The Role

  • Assists in the planning, execution and finalisation of all areas of the audit assignment, including statutory and CASS audits, for manager or partner review, seeking input for areas of concern and judgement.
  • Identifies risk matters and raises with a manager and/or partner, while exercising judgement within agreed parameters.
  • Active engagement with senior client staff in order to gain a good understanding of their business and ensure the efficient execution of the audit
  • Take primary responsibility for monitoring progress against budget, and when the actual differs from the budget then gain a full understanding for the Manager.
  • Ensure compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external (regulatory) requirements
  • Supervise, coach and develop junior members of staff within teams, on client premises and in the office.
  • Project manage the global engagement and gain experience of systems and controls testing

Key Requirements

  • Studying towards ACCA/ACA or equivalent
  • Experience in IFRS/UK GAAP
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good time management, organisation skills and the ability to prioritise.

Accounts - AAT Qualified Semi-Senior Accountant

£26,000 - £28,000

My client, a friendly, well-established and growing Accountancy Firm based in Central London is seeking a Semi-Senior Accountant to join their sociable team!

This is a great position for someone seeking a role where they can take on more responsibility and develop their existing skills. On offer is a competitive salary as well as the opportunity to progress within the team. You will work directly beneath a client portfolio Manager, assisting with all necessary accounting work related to their clients and receiving excellent hands on training.

The firm are offering a competitive salary alongside full study support for your qualification.

The Role:

  • Preparation and finalisation of statutory accounts for limited companies and sole traders under FRS 105 and FRS 102
  • Preparing both corporate tax computations and personal tax returns
  • Preparation of VAT returns and monthly bookkeeping
  • Dealing with client queries
  • Involvement in Audit for limited companies

You:

  • A minimum of 3 years' experience in a small-medium sized accountancy firm
  • Ideally AAT qualified or studying ACA / ACCA
  • Strong technical ability
  • Able to work in a team and use own initiative
  • Able to work under minimal supervision

If you would like to be considered then please apply with your CV or contact Danielle O'Hara at AJ Chambers.

Auditing - Audit Senior

£45,000 - £50,000

A fantastic opportunity for an Audit and Accounts Senior to join a well-established mid-tier Practice based in the heart of London. The firm have developed a specialism within the media and music sector but have a wide variety of clients which also include property, retail, sports and the professional services.

Due to growth and expansion, they are seeking a newly or recently qualified Audit and Accounts Senior to join their hard-working but sociable team. The main focus of the role will involve the audit of clients' accounts (either on-site or at clients premises) and the preparation of accounts from books and records supplied to the firm.

The firm can offer:

- Exposure to corporate finance work
- Flexible working around core hours (10-4)
- Genuine progression to management
- Competitive Salary up to £50k depending on experience
- Minimal 'stay away' jobs

The split of the role will be approximately 50% Audit, 50% Accounts.

Job Description

  • Working on a diverse portfolio of clients including LLPs, partnerships, sole traders and SME's.
  • Acting as on site Senior; planning, executing and completing Audit work to the required standard.
  • Taking responsibility for each Audit assignment, completing within agreed timescale with the support of the Manager/Partner.
  • Preparing accounts from client records.
  • Preparing draft tax computations.
  • Working regularly with junior members of staff including training, delegating and reviewing work.
  • Dealing with queries from clients.
  • Ad hoc assignments as necessary.

Experience

  • ACA or ACCA qualified - either newly qualified or with 1-2 years PQE
  • Experience working in a mixed Audit and Accounts role and leading on Audits
  • Good time management and ability to work to deadlines
  • Able to demonstrate ability to supervise small team

If you would like to be considered, please apply or contact Danielle O'Hara at AJ Chambers.

Audit & Accounts Semi Senior (60%)

£32,000 - £36,000

Audits and Accounts Semi-Senior - London

Are you an Audit and Accounts Semi-Senior looking for a practice that will support your development?

Our client is a well-established firm, with a team looking for a helpful player to join and help grow the business.

The Role:

  • Working in a client facing position, supporting senior members of the team when required
  • Planning, aiding and finalising audit assignments
  • Carrying out fieldwork on audits
  • Assisting with supervision and training of the more junior members
  • Preparation of accounts from client records
  • Visiting client premises
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Ideally ACA/ACCA Part-Qualified or Finalist/Newly Qualified
  • Good technical knowledge of accounting and audit standards including FRS 102
  • Experience with a variety of software\'s, preferably CCH
  • Ability to show strong communicational/relations skills
  • Hungry for progression and development, the firm are growing so long-term career prospects are on offer for the right candidate