South Africa

Audit Manager - UK Offshore

Company BDO South Africa
Reference # EXA_02
Published 02/06/2021
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Market Related
Location Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Now make it work for you, by joining the fastest-growing professional services firm, globally.

At BDO, we invest in our people to help them grow, both professionally and personally. Work with fellow professionals in the South African Offshore Solutions Centre of Excellence, as well as with professionals from our BDO UK Office.

We have vacancies for experienced, qualified Audit Managers in our new Offshore Solutions Centre in our Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth), Durban, Pretoria and Stellenbosch office.

Job Functions Accounting,Auditing
Industries Accounting & Auditing
The Audit Manager will be responsible to the BDO UK engagement manager for daily work contact, conduct of the audit work and for ensuring that the fieldwork is executed within the required time frame. In certain instances, the Audit Manager will be responsible for assisting with overseeing the efficient running of the project and the reviewing of team members’ work.

•Flexible, output-based environment
•Grow your knowledge and experience as an auditor and a manager
•Join a dynamic and fast-growing team servicing BDO UK clients, which are listed on the USA stock exchange
•Possible secondment or relocation opportunities to the UK
•Work directly, and develop relationships with, BDO UK managers and partners
•Work on complex and technology-based high-level audit assignments

Job Description
•Assist with an admin oversight role for large audit teams
•Compiling of technical memos
•Review of technical memos
•Completion of analytical reviews on an overall entity basis as well as on specific sections
•Completion of execution on sections (normally the significant risk or complex sections)
•Completion of planning and finalisation (including SEC reporting documents)
•Manages time and is held accountable for productivity
•Provides frequent progress updates to the UK manager or partner
•Regular online training is required to ensure US legislation compliant
Qualifications and experience
Minimum requirements:
•CTA (Completed)
•ITC (Completed)
•APC (Completed)
•Qualified CA(SA) registered with SAICA
•2+ years’ of post-articles experience
•Full IFRS practical audit experience
Preferred requirements:
•Independent review experience

•Ability to handle and manage stress
•Ability to meet tight deadlines and work well under pressure
•Entrepreneurial spirit to help grow the business
•Excellent command of English, both written and spoken
•Excellent communication skills
•Excellent interpersonal skills for internal and external stakeholder relationship management
•Flexible in terms of working hours to align to the UK when required
•Management/supervisory skills
•Must be able to work on your own
•Project management skills
•Quality and detail oriented
•Team player

The appointment will be made in terms of the firm’s Employment Equity Policy.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Job Closing Date 31/12/2021
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