Audit Senior Associate

Michael Page - Finance
£40k - £45k pa
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Michael Page are pleased to be working alongside a great accountancy firm based in Southampton looking for an Audit Senior to join their established team.

Client Details

The firm of chartered accountants, based in Southampton is a well regarded Top 20 accountancy practice that specialises in Audit, Tax and Private Client Services.

Dealing with small - medium and large sized companies up to £60/70m, there are excellent career prospects on offer for individuals looking to progress and move their careers forward.


The firm in Southampton is looking for a qualified ACCA/ICAEW Accounts / Audit senior who is looking to work in a team environment dealing with a variety of clients in the local area.

Dealing with small and medium sized companies with turnovers of up to £50 million, the role will include:

* Audit accounts, interpreting and verifying all information provided by clients.

* Preparing annual and management accounts ensuring details are accurate.

* Completing corporate tax returns for clients.

* Planning and prioritising work according to client and partner needs/deadlines and instructions.

* Advising and coaching junior members of the team concerning work to be completed.

Previous accounts preparation and audit experience is required as is previous experience in an accountancy practice environment. The role will be a 50:50 split between Audit and Accounts.

There is genuine potential for development and progression with this forward thinking local practice.


You will be qualified ACA or ACCA with a background as an Audit and Accounts Semi Senior or Senior. You will have either specialised in audit and accounts throughout your career to date within a large firm environment or have a mixed general accountancy practice background across accounts within a small, medium or large independent firm background. You will be experienced or comfortable with leading Audits. You will be looking to join a firm of chartered accountants and build and develop upon your accountancy practice career to date, in a firm and role offering real progression potential.

Job Offer

Salary dependent on experience and a flexible benefits package.