Audit Manager - Latitude Resource, Northern Cape

  • Northern Cape
  • Salary: R25 000.00 - R40 000.00 Per Month
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted by Latitude Resource on Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Reference: LRP19099
  • Apply before Monday, January 6, 2020 - 54 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Latitude Resource

Position                      Audit Manager

Level                           Mid-Senior Level

Experience                  1+ years post articles

Qualification              Degree, CA(SA), AGA(SA), PA(SA)

Salary                          R25k to R40k pm ctc, depending on experience

Company                    Assurance, Accounting, Taxation and Financial Services

Sectors                        Accounting, Financial Services, Taxation

Location                     Upington, Kathu, Kuruman, Northern Cape

An excellent opportunity exists for an Audit Manager at a well-established and notable firm of committed chartered accountants and registered auditors. The manager will be overseeing the junior managers as well as three regional offices located in Kuruman, Kathu and Upington. Willingness and ability to do business development and recruit new clients will be a huge advantage.

The ideal candidate will have a professional qualification, completed articles, preferably at least 1 year post articles experience at a medium sized firm.

The firm operates within a large variety of industries, ranging from auditing, independent reviews, financial management and accounting, tax administration and planning, business and transactional consulting, secretarial services, wills, estate planning and administration.

The firm is on the lookout for an individual that set high standards w.r.t. to the quality of work, are technically competent and have great interpersonal and communication skills.


Assisting the partner and other managers as needed, but not limited to:

  • Examine, analyse, and interpret accounting records to prepare financial statements (IFRS for SME’s and Full IFRS)
  • Reviewing of Auditing (A-risk and normal), Review and compilation files for reporting to the director
  • Responsible to ensure audit quality and risk management in the review process
  • Assisting in the management of SAICA audit clerks and the TSR/PSR process timeously
  • Training of SAICA trainees - coaching as needed
  • Being the first point of contact for personnel queries relating to auditing and quality
  • Leading the team at the client in the absence of the director
  • Managing fees for the firm on an annual basis
  • Managing of the working capital - WIP and Debtors of all allocated clients
  • Dealing directly with clients and selling additional work
  • Project management of 3 audits or more at the same time
  • Supervision of the audit personnel and projects
  • Liaising with the client on audit related matters
  • Assisting in personnel evaluation and feedback
  • Report writing
  • Issuing and reviewing of all assurance related billings done
  • Ensuring that you meet the minimum billings hours as per the firm standards

Requirements and characteristics to be shown:

  • B.Com - Accounting or equivalent degree studied at SAICA accredited university
  • Completed SAICA articles at medium sized firm (preferable)
  • Able to perform all the duties as noted above
  • A meticulous and detailed person for the initial review on files to be performed
  • Must be able to take personal responsibility and to be pro-active
  • Outgoing and strong personality
  • Must demonstrate personal and time management skills in order to ensure deadlines are met
  • Must be good at leading a team and persons from different backgrounds
  • High Technical ability (IFRS, Companies Act, International Standards of Auditing, Tax)
  • Good knowledge of external audit methodology
  • Caseware knowledge and experience is a benefit
  • Own transport and a valid driver’s license preferred
  • Travelling to clients, local and national will be required
  • Overtime will be required from time to time to meet client deadlines
  • MS Excel and MS Word literacy required at advanced level

Salary – R25k to R40k pm per month, depending on experience.

Apply before Monday, January 6, 2020 - 54 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
1 person has applied for this job. 27 people have viewed this job.

Similar Jobs

More Latitude Resource Jobs

About Latitude Resource