Audit Semi-Senior

$40,509 - $45,572 yearly
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  • RG1, Reading, Berkshire
  • Mar 22, 2024
Permanent Experience: Qualified Accountant Location: Office

Job Description

We are recruiting for an Audit Semi-Senior to join a prestigious accountancy practice at the firm’s Reading office. This is a highly respected, well-known firm and the role offers fantastic career development and progression opportunity. The successful candidate will work within a supportive environment, receive a competitive salary, a good benefits package, study support and enjoy agile, hybrid working patterns. As Audit Semi-Senior your responsibilities will include: * Assisting the partners and associate partners in the management and delivery of statutory audit (80%) and accounts preparation services (20%) for corporate and OMB clients * Planning audit assignments, identifying key risks, assessing how to test them, assessing and reviewing the budgets through to completing an analytical review * Leading smaller audits, supervising, delegating and reviewing work of trainees * Involvement in preparing consolidated accounts in due course for some clients * Delivering information to clients in a timely manner whilst displaying in-depth client and industry knowledge * Monitoring your chargeability and your assignment budgets pro-actively * Developing specialist sector knowledge and keep abreast of industry developments We welcome applications from candidates with the following skills, experience and attributes: * Be part qualified, or nearly qualified ACA/ACCA with a minimum of 12 months experience gained within a UK accountancy practice environment * Have experience of planning and completing audits, and accounts preparation * Experience of delegating and reviewing work of trainees * Good general IT skills and accounting software knowledge * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Be an authentic team member, passionate about the work, driven to succeed and use initiative This is an excellent opportunity to join a highly successful accountancy practice where you can thrive, develop, and succeed. Submit your CV for this Audit Semi-Senior role Unfortunately, we cannot accept applications for this role from candidates that do not have the right to work in the UK, or require visa sponsorship, either currently or in the future. This includes those currently on a graduate visa. Additionally, candidates must have experience gained within UK accountancy practice. We stipulate these criteria due to the high volume of applications from outside of the UK. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful In order to view more information on this job press the APPLY NOW button below and it will take you to the source website

Working Hours

Full Time

Salary by Currency

This role in US Dollars has a minimum of $40,509 to a maximum of $45,572. In British Pounds it has a minimum of £32,000 to a maximum of £36,000. In Australian Dollars it has a minimum of $61,643 to a maximum of $69,347.


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