Audit Senior

Location: Northern Suburbs

Ref: LRF21043

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

Our client in the Northern Suburbs is seeking to employ an Audit Senior at their medium sized firm in Durbanville. The incumbent will manage a portfolio of clients and staff, but also form part of the team on large assignments.

The ideal candidate must be able to work independently, as part of a team, manage small teams, must have SME portfolio and Caseware experience.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Produce client reports (AFS, Minutes, Certificates, Management letters etc.)
  • Propose and finalise audit opinions.
  • Completion of accounting, audit and tax assignments.
  • 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.
  • Perform tax return reviews.
  • Manage resourcing and plotting of staff members on audit engagements.
  • Work allocations as required by individual audit assignments.
  • Ensure audit planning documentation is completed.
  • Approve timesheets.
  • Perform billings and manage WIP.
  • Performance management of staff members including, continuously providing feedback to staff.
  • Provide technical assistance to staff members (where required).
  • Maintain excellent client relationships.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • BCom Finance degree or similar.
  • Completed SAICA or SAIPA articles.
  • Professional body registration will be advantageous, i.e. CA(SA), AGA(SA), PA(SA).
  • Audit and accounting experience.
  • Practice environment background.
  • A thorough knowledge of IFRS for SME's; IFRS; ISA; and taxation.
  • Experience with CaseWare.

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.


  • R22k to R25k ctc 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.