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Audit & Accounts Senior

Job Purpose

 To help us with the delivery of high quality audit and accountancy client services in a rapidly developing, digital environment. Our clients range from SME’s through to international businesses and cover a variety of professions, including regulated sectors such as Academies & Schools, Solicitors etc. We are looking for someone with energy, ambition and a strong sense of commitment to join our firm and become a key part of our Amersham team. As well as a competitive salary and benefits, we offer a development programme to help individuals maximise their potential and develop their career.


Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Ensure planning of assignments in accordance with agreed procedures, including tailoring of programmes and updating file information and system notes.
  • Supervise and manage work of junior team members, provide technical assistance, undertake post-assignment appraisals and assist Managers/Partners with feedback.
  • Attend to the preparation of client financial statements ensuring compliance with prescribed legislation and standards.
  • Liaise with other departments within the Amersham office and across other Wilkins Kennedy locations to ensure the timely exchange of relevant, client information.
  • Contribute to the provision of excellent client service by identifying efficiency-savings and maintaining effective client communication.
  • Recognise opportunities for us to help our clients develop their businesses and maximise their potential.
  • Identify opportunities for us to provide additional services and liaise with Managers/Partners as appropriate.
  • The potential to participate in promotional activities run by the firm.


Person Specification

  • ACA qualified.
  • Up to date knowledge and experience of audit & accounting standards.
  • Proven ability of helping to deliver cost-effective, efficient audits.
  • Broad knowledge of business taxation.
  • Good, all-round knowledge of Microsoft Office, audit software and accounting packages.
  • Professional and approachable manner with effective communication skills.
  • Works well under time pressure and is used to meeting deadlines
  • Organised individual who understands the importance of delivering excellent client service.
  • Car driver with full, clean license is preferred.


To Apply

If you would like to apply for the role, please send your cv to helen.dudley@wilkinskennedy.com

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