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External Audit Manager (EE)

Position: Audit Manager (EE)

Location: Johannesburg

Type: Permanent Employment

Salary: R600 000 to R695 000 p/a

Starting date: ASAP/Immediately



  • Must be a qualified CA
  • Min. 2 years exp. within an Audit Supervisor/Manager role
  • Previous exp. within the Public Interest Entity sector - preferable
  • Thorough knowledge of IFRS, Companies Act and JSE Listing Requirements
  • Management of large Group Audits
  • in managing teams - larger than 10 -15 members (across more than one location)

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Produce client reports (Audit Strategy Memorandum, Audit Completion Memorandum, Management letters etc.)
  • Propose & finalise Audit opinions (including Key Audit Matters where applicable)
  • Review financial statements (separate and/or consolidated) in terms of IFRS, Companies Act and JSE Listing Requirements
  • Audit assignment budget planning & project management
  • Monitoring & evaluation of performance in relation to budget
  • Conduct full audit file reviews & related reports to ensure the relevant files are ready for sign off and locked down within relevant period
  • Manage resourcing & plotting of staff members on audit engagements
  • Work allocations as required by individual audit assignments
  • Ensure audit planning documentation is completed
  • Managing team productivity
  • Perform billings, manage WIP & debtor collections
  • Performance management of staff members including, continuously providing feedback to staff
  • Mentoring of team (Formal & Informal)
  • Provide technical assistance to staff members
  • Maintain excellent client relationships
  • Business development
  • Solutions oriented
  • Contributing to & facilitating Learning and Development



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



  • To speed up the recruitment process, please apply for this job directly on Jobnet Recruitment’s website under vacancies
  • ONLY candidates who FULLY COMPLETE their profile will be considered
  • Please do not apply for this job if you are not suited
  • General candidate registrations, can send their CV’s on Jobnet Recruitment’s website under “become a candidate” Should you match the requirements, one of our qualified consultants will be in contact with you
  • If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful for this position

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