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Audit & Accounts Assistant Manager

We are recruiting for the following position for our York office.

Type: Full Time/Permanent

Location: York

The role involves carrying out audit engagements and reviewing accounts and smaller audit assignments for limited companies, partnerships, and sole traders. The successful candidate will work with clients from a variety of sectors including education, retail, manufacturing, charity and solicitors.  The role requires attendance at clients’ sites across Yorkshire, COVID restrictions permitting.

The key duties of the role are:

  • Assist in the planning and implementation of accounts and audits
  • Working closely with partners & senior staff to ensure clients’ needs are met, and supporting them in dealing with their responsibilities to clients
  • Overseeing the preparation of statutory accounts and corporation tax computations and to undertake accounts preparation and reviews as required
  • Provide routine tax, accounting and general commercial advice to clients
  • Ensure that working papers, financial statements, tax returns and client files are prepared in accordance with the firm’s standards
  • Ensure accounts and audit assignments are progressed and completed within both time and financial budgets
  • Provide supervision and support to junior team members


  • Be ACA/ACCA qualified
  • Have recent relevant experience of owner-managed small to medium business accounts preparation including statutory financial statements
  • Have audit experience
  • Be able to demonstrate a general practice background, with exposure to accounts, audit and tax
  • Be driven to deliver excellent client service
  • Have a track record in delivering to tight client deadlines
  • Knowledge of accounting software packages such as Sage, QuickBooks, Xero, etc. would be advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Good organisational and administrative skills with attention to detail

The role offers a competitive salary, a salary sacrifice contributory pension scheme and 22 days holiday plus statutory holidays.  We offer additional benefits such as a salary sacrifice flexible leave scheme, Perkbox, discounted health care and various health and wellbeing initiatives. We also offer the ability to accrue TOIL and we pay for professional subscriptions.


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