Senior Practice Auditor and Accountant

A Chartered Certified firm of Accountants based in Huntingdon established in 1941, have a requirement for an Audit/Account assistant manager. It is a really exciting time to be joining the practice as they continue to modernise. They aim to provide their clients with a first class proactive service, with their outstanding team of professionals. You can expect a busy working environment with a varied and interesting client base within all aspects of Audit and Account functions. This role would suit an existing Senior looking to realise their full potential working in an assistant manager role within a forward thinking and successful practice. Duties and Responsibilities: - Preparation of audit plans, ensuring they appropriately address audit objectives - Oversee all aspects of audit fieldwork and completion including report writing to those charged with governance - Ensure planned audit work is appropriately completed to satisfy audit objectives - Preparation of Limited Company statutory accounts and corporation tax computations - Preparation of larger sole-trader and partnership accounts - Preparing Tax and Capital Allowance computations - Dealing with general client queries - Supervising & developing more junior members of the team including reviewing of work - Ensuring accounting work is carried out to a high standard in line with the practise's quality standards - Managing and monitoring progress of work and budgets Skills: - ACA/ACCA qualified or qualified by experience with a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience - High level of knowledge of Financial Reporting Standards and International Auditing Standards - Experience of working in a mixed audit and accounts role within a firm of Chartered /Chartered Certified Accountants is essential - Experience of managing a client portfolio - Knowledge of CCH/Sage/Xero/Quickbooks software will be an advantage - Team player with friendly, approachable and positive professional outlook - Ability to adapt to new advancements in technology - Strong organisational skills including decision making, time management, analytical skills, and prioritisation - Excellent communication skills - Self-driven, resilient and able to thrive in a pressurised environment Benefits: - Up to £44,000 per annum, based on candidate skills and qualifications - Monday to Friday 9am to 5.10pm (36 hours per week - flexible) - Competitive holiday entitlement - Free Parking - Pension scheme entitlement to comply with auto enrolment - Internal progression and career development - Life insurance This job is easily commutable from Cambridge or Peterborough

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