Audit Senior - Brisbane, Queensland Australia

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
$60,000 - $80,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Dec 12, 2017
Job ID
Top Tier International Audit Firm and Brisbane Based- One of the most desirable cities in the World! Will relocate from Worldwide - preference for Countries with similar Audit Standards eg USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, South Africa, New Zealand $60,000.00 - $80,000.00 - Australian Dollars - Yearly

Audit Senior Position
  • Salary and career progression opportunities are excellent.
  • Excellent growth opportunities available.
  • Time in lieu available
  • Training and development opportunities.

Job description

Audit Senior - International TopTier firm - excellent growth opportunity
  • Top Tier firm with International Presence
  • Located in the heart of Brisbane CBD
  • Extensive training and development
  • Outstanding position for an Audit Senior to join a strong and successful team in a well known and established accounting firm with exceptional career growth opportunities.

Who are they?

The firm is a national association of full service accounting, audit and advisory firms, with a focuses on the middle market. Their Brisbane Audit practice services a diverse and interesting client base including ASX listed companies in a broad range of industry sectors including Mining, Technology, Financial Services, Property, Education, and Health and Not for Profit.

What's the role ?
  • Reporting to the Audit Managers, you will be responsible for planning audit engagements, supervising junior audit staff and ensuring outcomes exceed internal quality and Australian Audit Standards.
  • The breadth of the practice will enable your career development, you will be exposed to quality clients and benefit from a positive work culture.
  • The successful applicant will:
  • liaising with clients to understand and deliver on client needs including audit requirements and accounting queries
  • supervising, coaching and review of junior audit staff
  • preparation of job budgets for audit engagements
  • conducting and documenting audit completion procedures
  • drafting letter's and report's to the audit committee / board of directors
  • reviewing /preparing statutory financial statements prepared under IFRS and relevant regulations
  • preparing the audit opinion over the financial statements under relevant regulations
  • completion of other assurance engagements as they arise
  • contribution to team environment and enabling teams to navigate Audit peak periods

About you

To be successful in this role, you will have:
  • 4+ years' experience in a professional external audit environment
  • Demonstrated commercial and client focus
  • Exceptional client skills, including building authentic relationships with outcomes and proactively managing client expectations and the assurance engagement
  • Established assurance/audit skills and an understanding of audit techniques and methods
  • An understanding of IFRS or Australian Accounting Standards (AASB), Australian Auditing Standards (ASA) and relevant legislation applicable to assurance engagements
  • Refined ability to manage multiple deadlines with flexibility as client and team needs shift
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills, especially the Microsoft

Degree qualifications
  • University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree - Accounting
  • CA / CPA qualifications or near completion
For offshore candidates - must have very strong communication, full CA or CPA qualifications and at least 4 years experience for the client to sponsor.