Audit Semi Senior

Reed Accountancy
£22,000 per annum
11 Aug 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A top 20 independent accountancy firm with 20 offices in the UK. the firm has over 85 partners and employs over 700 staff nationally with a group turnover in excess of 20 million

Liaise with clients to gain a full understanding of their requirements and undertake audit, accounts, taxation and other business related activities on their behalf, ensuring completed work is accurate and professionally presented to clients.

Keep up to date with relevant legislation and ensure appropriate actions are taken when managing client affairs. This includes keeping clients up to date on legislation, and official dates/deadlines, and helping to implement new auditing ethics and standards throughout the practice

Be responsible for helping to service clients and be a key point of contact, keeping them up to date on the progress of jobs, and helping to resolve queries effectively and to the client’s satisfaction. Where appropriate ensure matters are communicated and/or escalated to the Director responsible for the client

Be responsible for the delegation of client tasks to ensure jobs are completed accurately, professional presented and completed within required compliance deadlines and budgeted timescales.

Use client information and be proactive in identifying opportunities and making the relevant director aware of any additional products or services the client may benefit form to improve their business performance

Give support and help to other members of the Eden Currie team; including helping with the development of junior members of staff, giving guidance, identifying training requirements and helping to ensure client jobs/tasks are distributed so work is carried out to maximum efficiency.

Liaise with Director in planning client budget targets and help ensure sure tasks are completed within budgeted timescales and recover-ability targets are reached.

Accurately record activity codes on timesheet each day to enable company and individual productivity targets to be evaluated

To undertake other tasks as required by the directors which are required to either enhance client service or improve working practices.

Self-motivation, determination and confidence
Ability to divide your time between work and study
Meticulous attention to detail
A strong aptitude for maths
Excellent problem-solving skills
A keen interest in the financial system
Ability to work to deadlines, under pressure
Ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
Strong IT skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including good presentation and report writing skills

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