External Audit Manager

Audit & Assurance

Date posted: 3 June 2024
Job Ref: AAM2024

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  • Fun and dynamic team
  • Clear career path, diverse client exposure and supportive management
  • Hybrid working and genuine work/life balance

It’s what we do together that sets us apart

Your new team

HLB Mann Judd is a leading mid-sized advisory and accounting network with a history of innovation, entrepreneurship and collaboration. Our Melbourne firm, located in the CBD, has a strong client focus on working with SMEs, government entities, privately owned groups and listed companies. We are particularly proud of our Client Choice Award wins; we have been repeatedly recognised as ‘Best Accounting & Consulting Services Firm’ by our clients – a testament to our great people delivering great results!

We are members of HLB International, the global advisory and accounting network. HLB has a presence in 157 countries and its firms are committed to the highest quality standards in financial reporting and auditing practices. HLB Mann Judd Melbourne has over 100 employees, so you’ll benefit from a close-knit environment as well as being part of a dynamic international network with access to 1,030 offices worldwide. Our firm is led by 16 partners who recognise that our people are our strongest asset.

Your new role

We are seeking a Manager to provide support and leadership to our external audit team. You will play an integral role in guiding your team to develop solutions for a diverse group of clients across a range of industries.

Your solid foundation of audit experience gained in a small, medium or large audit practice will allow you to work autonomously, delegate work effectively and support the careers of others. Your natural thirst for knowledge and continuous learning along with your strong communication and relationship building skills position you as a trusted advisor with your clients. As you take responsibility for a portfolio of clients, you will delegate to the Audit Senior and other junior team members, reviewing their work and providing coaching/training.

What you’ll bring with you:

  • CA/CPA qualification and at least 4 years Audit experience
  • Experience in a leadership or people management capacity
  • The ability to work on a breadth of engagements of various size and complexity
  • Critical thinking, a curious mind and professional scepticism
  • Accountability for your tasks and those of your team
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Robust attention to detail
  • Time and priority management skills
  • A passion for client service

What you’ll get in return:

  • Competitive salary package dependant on skills and experience, between $105,000 to $115,000 AUD per annum including superannuation
  • Strong merit-based culture and history of internal promotion
  • Ongoing people management support from Partners and Human Resources
  • On-the-job training with accessible partners and supportive managers that will guide you through your career
  • Formal training aimed at accelerating your development and maximising your potential
  • An inclusive and supportive team environment
  • Opportunities to work from day one with a broad range of clients
  • Genuine work/life balance with paid parental leave and options to purchase additional annual leave
  • Team building activities, fun events, and an active social club
  • Opportunities to get involved and give back to the community through fundraising and events

What’s next?

If you are excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you. Click apply now and upload a cover letter describing why you’re the best fit for the role, your resume, and a copy of your academic transcripts.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an initial telephone screen, due to the volume of applications we are unable to reply to unsuccessful applicants individually.

Please note that preferred candidates will be required to undergo a Police Check and VEVO check.

Date posted: 3 June 2024
Job Ref: AAM2024

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