Audit / Corporate Accounts Senior

Shepton Mallet

Audit / Corporate Accounts Senior

Required for Burton Sweet team based in Shepton Mallet

We require a self-motivated and positive individual with a passion for quality and excellence in service delivery and an attention to detail with associated skills for communication & working as part of our team.

Duties include

  • Working as an Audit senior for company & charity clients. You should be able to work on all on aspects of the audit process, from planning through to file completion ready for manager/partner sign off. Giving consideration to audit risk areas and accounting technical matters throughout the audit. Working with and assisting junior team members when on audit and the ability to manage your workload to meet deadlines. Must be able to stay away from home for up to a week at a time while on audit (annual commitment to such work away = approximately 4 weeks per annum)
  • Preparation of company accounts from a range of different sources – manual & computerised
  • Calculation of adjusted profits and capital allowances claims for companies
  • Supporting corporate managers in ad hoc day to day tasks, including workflow and job management, as required to ensure the efficiency of the team
  • Management Accounts preparation and interpretation
  • Liaison with clients and report writing/letter writing as necessary
  • Use of in house accounts preparation software and use of industry standard and bespoke bookkeeping and payroll packages, products including SAGE, Xero and Quickbooks
  • Use of Microsoft Excel for data analysis and scheduling

Required Skills/Experience

  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Highly organised
  • Team working
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office and accounting applications
  • Part / Qualified ACCA/ACA or by experience
  • Demonstrate audit and accounts skills gained through a professional services firm at a sufficiently senior level
  • Demonstrate the ability to organise self and others, good time management skills to enable you to manage several different assignments at one time
  • Solid understanding of current UK GAAP
  • Strong communication skills, both internally and directly with clients
  • Charity accounts experience desirable but not essential


Salary Dependent on qualifications and experience, holiday 28 days including Bank Holidays, pension and PHI after successful completion of probationary period.

To Apply

Interested candidates must have suitable and relevant skills and experience which will include many of the detailed responsibilities.

Please send a letter of application together with your CV to:

Angela Quilt, HR Support
Burton Sweet
Spencer House
Morston Court
Aisecome Way
North Somerset BN22 8NG

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For more information about this, please contact:

Angela Quilt

Angela Quilt

HR Support

01934 620011
Email Angela