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Audit and Accounts Senior

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Finance, Professional Practice
  • Contact: Professional Practice
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 15 June 2024
  • Job Ref: CHM025_1715870393

Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be working alongside a fantastic regional firm of Chartered Accountants as they look to recruit an Audit and Accounts Senior in Wakefield.

The client, a well-known, long-established practice with an exceptional reputation across West Yorkshire are investing further resource into their growing Wakefield office and as a result, have a newly created role for someone ACA, ACCA or Qualified by Experience (5+ years) to join.

As part of the Audit and Accounts team, you will be providing a wide range of audit and accounting services to clients. This is a varied role that will include overseeing and undertaking audits and accounts work, both in the office and at client premises. Clients are varied and you will have the opportunity to develop client relationships and deliver on wide ranging projects, working with the wider team.

This is the perfect opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to widen or embellish existing experience in this multi-faceted role with a clear development pathway within.

Key responsibilities:
* Senior audit work from planning to completion with minimal supervision, including: all aspects of the audit fieldwork; working to deadlines and on budget and ensuring compliance with all regulatory requirements.
* Coaching, mentoring and supervising the work of more junior team members.
* Preparation of accounts and tax computations for companies, sole traders and partnerships, for manager's or director's review and approval.
* Build strong relationships with clients.

What's on offer:
* Highly competitive salary
* 37.5 hours per week Mon-Thursday 08.00am - 4.30pm and Friday 08:00am - 1.30pm (Hours may vary and travel would be required for client visits).
* Time off in Lieu policy
* Dress for the day policy
* Generous holiday entitlement, with the flexibility to take holiday leave in half hour increments.
* Company Standard Life Pension
* Payment of professional memberships
* Free parking
* Free flu jabs
* Various staff incentives
* Commission based referral scheme

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. 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 seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.