Audit Manager

Location: Knysna, Southern Cape

Ref: LRF20096

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

Our client in the Garden Route is seeking to employ an Audit Manager at their well-known firm in Knysna. This role will take on the form of an Audit Manager.

The ideal candidate must be able to work independently, as part of a team, supervise others, must have Caseware experience and needs to have completed SAICA traineeship.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Reviewing trainees PSR/TSR’s
  • Compliance with firm’s audit methodology.
  • Auditing, independent review and compilation of financials statements according to IFRS for SMEs.
  • Strong administration skills
  • Must be able to communicate directly with clients in a professional and confident manner
  • Provide technical assistance and training to staff members (where required).
  • Completion of accounting, audit and tax assignments.
  • Drafting reports to management
  • Responsible to ensure audit quality and risk management in the review process.
  • Audit assignment budget planning and management.
  • Monitoring and evaluation of performance in relation to budget.
  • Conduct full audit file reviews and related reports to ensure the relevant files are ready for sign off.
  • Provide technical assistance to staff members (where required).
  • Maintain excellent client relationships.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • BCom Finance degree or similar.
  • Completed SAICA articles but not necessarily CA (SA).
  • A basic knowledge of accounting software (preferably Pastel Partner/Sage).
  • Computer literate - MS Excel and MS Word literacy required at advanced level.

Additional requirements:

  • Initiative / pro-activity.
  • Team leadership.
  • Ability to develop talent.
  • Adherence to principles and values.
  • Writing and reporting skills.
  • Information gathering and problem analysis skills.
  • Able to demonstrate and exercise sound judgment skills.
  • Planning and organisational skills.
  • Quality and detail orientation.
  • Customer focused.
  • Able to work and cope under pressures and deal with setbacks.
  • Strong teamwork skills.
  • Results driven and able to achieve work goals and objectives.
  • Own transport.


  • R20k to R25k pm, depending qualifications and experience.



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  • Once your application has been made, you will receive a generic e-mail to confirm the receipt of your application.
  • Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.