Audit Senior - Cambridge

Aspire Cambridge

Aspire Cambridge are recruiting for an Audit Senior on behalf of our client in Cambridge.

You will work as part of the established Corporate team based in Cambridge on a mixed portfolio of clients across a range of industries/sectors which will see you performing the accurate and efficient processing of client accounting information.

This will be supervised to begin but that will become more remote as your experience grows. 

Principle Responsibilities:
  • Client audit assignments: in house preparation and attendance at client premises 70% of the role
  • 30% other duties such as preparing accounts, and drafting tax computations
  • Planning of audits for review by Manager/Partner
  • Preparation of compliance tests, required paperwork prior to assignment
  • Undertaking assigned tasks on client premises to agreed plan
  • Regular liaison with office or onsite based supervisor whilst undertaking tasks including problem solving
  • Control of own assignment time within predetermined budget
  • Professional liaison with client and/or client’s staff
  • Completion of work to the satisfaction Manager
  • Accounts finalisation, file completion and tax computations
  • Responsibility for other team members’ in due course, required to assist new trainees, less experienced members in the team
Person Specification:
Work based competencies 
  • ACA/ACCA Part/Fully qualified
  • 2-3 years experience of planning and working on audits of various sizes
  • Client facing experience
 Behavioural Competencies
  • Good interpersonal and organisational skills
  • A highly professional appearance and attitude
  • A team player
  • Enthusiastic, keen to learn and take on new challenges
  • Highly organised with evidenced ability to manage time
  • Motivated and ambitious 
Training & Development:
  • Continued professional development program
  • Annual performance reviews
Benefits Package:
  • Smart Working (see website for further details)
  • A relaxed and professional environment
  • Social Activities/Charitable Events
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
  • 25 days Holiday (ability to purchase up to 5 extra days annually under our flexible benefits scheme)
  • Life Assurance
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Retail Discounts  
Start: ASAP 
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Hours: Full Time
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000

If you are interested in this position, feel you have the relevant experience and skills and would like to apply, please call our team on 01223 855440 or apply online.

Whilst we’d love to get back to every applicant, it is not always possible, so if you haven’t heard from us within 3-5 days, please note that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Aspire Cambridge is acting as an Employment Agency in regards to this Permanent opportunity.