Accounts & Audit Senior – Top 25 Firm Job | HT13427 - Howett Thorpe

Accounts & Audit Senior – Top 25 Firm
Hampshire, Portsmouth, Southampton

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Salary: £35,000 to £45,000 per annum

Benefits: Competitive benefits package
Reference number HT13427
Added on Feb 07, 2017

About The Role

Working with predominately owner managed businesses across a wide range of sectors, this is a varied role which will include involvement in the audit and accounts process, managing junior members of staff, preparation of statutory accounts, preparation of management accounts and controlling budgets. You will report to a manager or on occasions directly to a partner

About You

It is anticipated that you will be ACA / ACCA  qualified from a strong general practice audit and accounting background.

You should be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to supervise, coach and develop junior members of staff within teams.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards, audit methodology, risk management and external regulatory requirements
  • Demonstrate understanding of Accounting Standards, FRS102, IFRS and International Auditing Standards (UK and Ireland)
  • Ability Plan and organise efficiently and effectively
  • Analyse and present recommendations both verbally and in writing to the client and rest of the audit team
  • Demonstrate that you are a highly motivated self-starter with the ability to multitask and work to tight time constraints and budgets.
  • Demonstrate that you are committed to provide superior client service


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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