Audit Trainee

Job Title: Audit Trainee
Contract Type: School Leavers
Location: Henley on Thames
Salary: 0 - 0
Reference: Henley
Contact Name: Vicki Young
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2019 11:48

Job Description

We are the fastest growing Accountancy Age ‘Top 60’ firm of accountants and tax advisers based in Henley-On-Thames specialising in the provision of bespoke, high quality accountancy and taxation solutions.  Our expert knowledge and experience allows us to provide our clients with the highest quality financial solutions designed to meet the unique needs of their businesses. 

We have an exciting new opportunity for an Audit Trainee to join our Henley-on-Thames team.  Your key responsibilities will be:


  • prepare analysis of accounting data from clients' books and records
  • produce straightforward draft financial statements in statutory format using the firm’s accounting software
  • complete systems notes and walkthrough tests
  • assist within the team by obtaining audit evidence necessary to support opinions given
  • active engagement with client staff in the gathering of appropriate audit evidence
  • ensure compliance with internal (audit methodology and risk management) and external

           (regulatory) requirements


As the role will require you to travel to client premises it is vital you hold a current driving licence and have your own transport.




  • Minimum of 104 UCAS points (based on the new UCAS Tariff)
  • GCSE (or equivalent) in Maths and English, Grades A-C


Skills and attributes:


  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Attention to detail
  • Self-motivated
  • Team player
  • Excellent IT skills including Microsoft Outlook and Excel




  • market rate salary offered
  • full training package to complete AAT and support
  • pension scheme
  • 23 days annual leave (excl BH)
  • access to our corporate reward scheme
  • free parking on site