Junior External Auditor

Job Details

$55000 - $65000 per annum
Job Type
about 2 months ago
  • Join a Top 20 firm and accelerate your career in audit  

  • A wide range of external audit assignments over various industry sectors and potential for data analytics and internal audit exposure  

  • One-on-one training within a small and personable team  

About the Client  
This Top 20 firm is one of the largest and most experienced organisations in the Australian accounting space, with over 400 staff across the nation. In addition, they are part of a renown global accounting network that is spread across eighty countries, one of the largest in the world.  

The firm is managed by a team of Ex-Big Four leaders who will guide you to provide superb client services across a range of audit & accounting disciplines. The firm is known for the prioritisation and development of its staff and will provide top-tier training and support. An exceptional quality of work is expected, yet the firm also strongly encourages a holistic work-life balance through supporting academic pursuits and extra-curricular activities.  
About the Culture  
The firm boasts a team that is rich in knowledge, diversity, and experience, with partners and managers from many different professional and cultural backgrounds. You will be part of a young and dynamic team in a stimulating work environment. There are constant opportunities to grow and develop your technical and soft skills, and a progressive internal promotion policy that will ensure you are rewarded and compensated for hard work. As the office is situated in the heart of Melbourne, the team will often enjoy the excellent dining options in CBD, and Friday afternoon drinks sometimes carry on late into the night.  
About the Role  
You will work in a small team where you can receive personalised training and mentorship from a Senior Auditor. Focus on a range of external assignments over an assortment of industry sectors, as well as gain exposure to data analytics, internal audit, outsourced CFO work, and business services if desired.   
More details about the role:  
  • Assist in the planning of audits for various large organisations and SMEs that are both listed and unlisted from a variety of industries including but not limited to retail, mining, NFPs, medical services, and real estate.  

  • Audit in line with Australian Auditing and Accounting Standards and apply relevant accounting and auditing principles and applicable laws and regulations  

  • Plan audit engagements, identify key audit risk areas and prepare work plans  

  • Exposure to information technology and data analytics to learn to provide further value-add   

  • Meet with clients alongside your mentor  

Skills & Experience  
  • Relevant tertiary education and knowledge on IFRS and auditing skills  

  • Minimum six months experience in either audit or business services  

  • Studying towards or a desire to begin a CA or CPA qualification  

  • Excellent communication skills, a positive attitude and a willingness to learn  

  • Experience with CaseWare preferred but not essential  

  • Applicants must be in Australia to apply 

Additional Benefits   
  • Strong internal progression culture and career building, with a policy of promoting or transferring staff within the organisation  

  • Evolve with a company that has the size and diversity to support your career path and develop your skillset – No pigeon-holing, exposure to internal audit, data analytics, risk/governance, business services and value-add services if desired  

  • Emphasis on work/life balance – WFH opportunities, wellbeing leave 

  • Full CA/CPA support – Modules paid up front with 4 days leave per module  

  • Monthly training from external and internal educators, developing technical and soft skills?    

  • Regular performance reviews to recognise and reward achievements  

  • Weekly drinks and lunches, games nights, sport sessions, team volunteering, and other catered social events  

If you believe you are suited for this role, apply now! Submit your CV above, or contact Tamara Viner on 0431 085 399 or for any further details.