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Audit Junior

Offering extensive benefits, continued career progression, and an open-mind approach, Sopher + Co is a place where you can drive your career and ambitions forward.

Our teams of professionals will assist you in achieving your career goals in an atmosphere of respect, understanding and full support.

Sopher + Co are Accountants and Tax Advisers who make it their business to understand and add value to clients personal and business affairs.

We have an excellent opportunity for an Audit Junior to join our growing Audit and Accounts team in Borehamwood.


Role responsibilities for the Audit Junior:

  • Providing accurate accounting and assurance services to a diverse range of clients, as directed by the Manager, within budget and in accordance with firm procedures
  • Assisting with accounts preparation for Limited companies, Sole traders and Partnerships
  • Analysing data to form the basis of the accounts
  • Assist with client queries
  • Assisting with Audit assignments
  • Completing assigned audit areas to a high standard as directed by senior members of staff
  • Communicating audit issues to Clients or Managers promptly and efficiently
  • Work closely with Management to assist in developing ongoing effective relationships with clients, ensuring the retention of business
  • Maintain client files and documentation in accordance with Sopher + Co standards
  • Ensure all jobs are completed within specific budgets, keeping Manager informed at all times of progress of job
  • Maintain client confidentiality at all times in accordance with Sopher + Co HR Policies & Procedures
  • Ad-hoc duties as and when is required, including assisting senior colleagues


Requirements for the Audit Junior:

  • 1-2 years previous practice experience in a similar role
  • Ideally hold a relevant degree in accountancy, economics or similar subject and/or studying towards an accountancy qualification
  • Ample experience preparing year-end accounts
  • Prior experience in PAYE reporting, statutory accounts, bookkeeping, VAT returns, reconciliations
  • Audit experience advantageous but not essential
  • Competent using Microsoft Office suite, including Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Proficiency using Sage Line 50, Xero, Caseware
  • Outstanding time management skills and ability to prioritise work
  • Excellent work ethics and eagerness to learn
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with people at different levels
  • Great attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Have an organised approach to your work and ideally have experience in working to strict deadlines
  • Organised and commercially minded, displaying level of flexibility, professionalism and confidence 



As your role develops, we’ll offer you scope to work in other areas, depending upon your progress.  We’ll also offer you the opportunity of future progression and development, including full study support towards your qualification.

This role offers variety, autonomy and the opportunity to work with an incredibly broad range of clients.

We offer a competitive package including extensive benefits for you and your family.

Sopher + Co take pride in their employees and their achievements whilst praising and recognising hard work.

We strongly believe in staff development and continuously encourage internal progression. 

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent, Full Time
  • Rate: Market related
  • Location: Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Accountancy
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Contact: Sopher + Co Branded
  • Tel: 01603 415100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: SOC-6091
  • Posted: 2021-09-07 13:34:54 -

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