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The firm advises businesses ranging in size from large multi-national corporations to small family companies and many of which are owned by wealthy individuals. In addition to commercial companies in service and manufacturing industries, the organisations we deal with include professional partnerships, landed estates, financial service companies, IT operations, media and entertainment businesses, charities and schools. The aim is to provide the required service in a professional and efficient manner tailored to give the client the benefit of good advice and maximum added value.
The successful applicant will provide complete and efficient back up to the audit department management team and the High Wycombe office partners. This is a mixed role that will include undertaking audits and accounts work, both in the office and at client premises. When working out of the office, the role will involve overseeing a small team.
The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant and possess a wide range of audit and accounts experience with particular emphasis on audit expertise and preparation of statutory financial statements, ideally including consolidated group accounts. Experience in charity accounting would be particularly advantageous.
Applicants will be motivated, well organised, commercially minded and have a clear perception of client requirements. In addition, they will possess good interpersonal skills, demonstrate initiative and be able to provide accurate work in a timely and cost-effective manner. Furthermore, they should display a flexible, professional approach, and have the confidence and ability to establish credibility with partners and clients. A natural team player is essential, with a positive and enthusiastic attitude.
Applicants will be ACA/ACCA qualified with a good exam record. Professional training experience should have been broad based with exposure to a good range of clients both in size and sector.