Audit Manager

BDOs global organisation extends across countries and territories, with 88, people working out of 1, offices and were all working towards one goal: to provide our clients with exceptional service. Our firms across the organisation cooperate closely and comply with consistent operating principles and quality standards.At BDO, we believe in investing in our people to help them grow, both professionally and personally. The foundation of our business is strong relationship, with colleagues, clients and other stakeholders and we work hard every day to make this a reality. Our commitment is to create unlimited growth by giving our people continuous opportunities.BDO South Africa has a vacancy for an Audit Manager in our External Audit Division at our Pretoria office. Job FunctionsAuditing IndustriesAccounting & Auditing SpecificationThe Audit Manager oversees and ensures that the project runs efficiently and profitably from inception to sign off, by managing all the relevant stakeholders in accordance with the Firms policies and procedures. The Audit Manager further supports the Engagement Partner with clients' commercial management and business development initiatives.Reporting to the Audit Partner you will inter alia be responsible for:Business DevelopmentNegotiating budgets/fees and overruns for clients once fee base has been agreed with the partnerManaging WIP, write offs, fee queries and debtorsEnsure Timeous and accurate billing of clientsAccurate and Timeous planning of audits.Management and the Execution of audits.Managing staff movements on and off the job and timeously communicate to all relevant parties.Manage and control staff allocations on audit project.Ensure completion and finalisation of auditsBuilding of effective relationships with clients and staff.Ensure Exceptional Client Service.Decide on audit appropriateness of audit opinion by resolving issues which might impact on the audit opinion and ensuring that these are brought to the attention of the engagement partner and documentation thereof.Manage the client and ensure that the project is delivered within the scope agreed onMentoring of traineesTimeous completion of performance reviewsRequirementsQualifications and Experience:CA(SA)A minimum of 2 years post article management experience with long term audit ambitions partner/directorListed companies experience will be an advantage.Competencies:Strong Technical AbilityExtremely high level of attention to detail and analytical and problem-solving abilities.Ability to communicate effectively - Verbally and WrittenAbility to relate to clients at executive levelAbility to apply sound professional judgment.Demonstrate a commitment to self-development and growth through research and attending courses relevant to role.Promote teamwork within the Audit TeamsStrong Planning, organising and control skillsThe appointment will be made in terms of the Firm's Employment Equity Policy.Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.CONSENT TO PROCESS YOUR INFORMATION:By sending us your application, Curriculum Vitae, academic records, qualifications, or any other personal information as defined by POPIA:1.You have disclosed up to date and accurate records; and2.You agree to us keeping your records in our data base as per our Retention Policy.Declaration:By agreeing to the terms herein, you give BDO South Africa the authority to process your personal information. This consent will remain valid until such time as we have received instructions from you to request, subject to any applicable law and where appropriate, the correction, updating or deletion of your personal information held by us. You further acknowledge and declare that all personal information supplied to BDO is accurate, up to date, not misleading and complete in all respects.
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