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Senior Auditor

Nexia Australia And New Zealand
Canberra, Australia
Closing date
Jul 17, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
14th June, 2024

Are you ready to reach your true potential?

Potential. At Nexia Australia, we don't just talk about it. We nurture it. Cultivate it. Unlock it. We bring it to life, not just for you, but with you. That's the promise we make to our clients, and it's the same promise we make to our people. We do this because we believe in pushing the boundaries of personal potential and helping our people leave their mark on the world.

While we're in the business of accountancy and advice, we're actually in the business of people - because we believe that when great people are aligned, great things happen. We are incredibly proud of our values-based culture - which prioritises our values over profit margins to make a positive impact.

Current opportunity
As part of our Audit and Assurance division, you will be supporting our audit team to undertake high-quality financial audits while building your analytical and technical skills, underpinned by clear and strong communication.

Reporting to our managers and Partners, you will perform a broad range of financial audit tasks and demonstrate your technical and professional skills.

Based in our Canberra CBD office, you will be surrounded by specialists with technical expertise and receive high-quality training and solid support to propel your career.

The role
We are seeking candidates for a Senior Auditor role that is responsible for supervising and completing audit assignments and is a key point of contact on the audit.

As part of our audit team you will:
  • Assist with the training and development of junior staff
  • Assist with all aspects of audit engagements
  • Prepare financial statements and workpapers
  • Identify risks and suggest recommendations to enhance internal controls
  • Receive ongoing professional development opportunities to support your career growth and trajectory
  • Apply appropriate analytical procedures
  • Address technical issues
  • Liaise and coordinate with clients and stakeholders
  • Develop and deploy teamwork, delegation and staff management skills
  • Enjoy the diversity of working both in the office and at client sites, working with people across various industries
The salary for this position is $73,150.00 per annum, plus superannuation.

About you
To be considered for the Senior Auditor role, you will:
  • Have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Commerce
  • Maintain a Membership with CAANZ or CPA
  • Have a minimum two (2) years experience as a Senior
  • Be able to commence the role from July 2024
You will also:
  • Demonstrate high ethical value in all professional dealings
  • Have the ability to complete quality work within time and budget constraints
  • Demonstrate practical understanding of audit procedures, workpapers and financial reporting requirements
  • Be able to prepare financial statements in accordance with Australian Accounting Standards
  • Have appropriate professional and technical skills required to demonstrate a good application of audit approach
  • Have good knowledge and understanding of Australian reporting requirements
  • Be able to manage your own workload and ensure that work is appropriately prioritised
Life at Nexia

Despite being part of a global network of over 600 offices across more than 120 countries, including offices in every mainland state and territory in Australia, with Nexia you're more than just another face. You are part of a community that works and socialises together.

We strive to give you the right tools, high-quality training, and solid support to propel both your career and personal life. Here are just a few ways that we support your career -

  • Flexible working arrangements + health and wellbeing benefits - mental and physical wellness programs, employee assistance programs, and more.
  • National and international career development and training opportunities.
  • An Australian-wide, high-value, benefits package with multiple elements that support your personal well-being and professional growth.
  • National and global secondment programs and client-side placement opportunities.
  • High-quality and diverse clients.

To find out more about working with Nexia Australia, we encourage you to visit

Apply now
Are you looking to take the next step in your career, or looking to start somewhere that sets you off on the right track? Join a welcoming and diverse culture where your story, potential and hard work are not only seen - but also celebrated.

If this sounds like what you're looking for, then this role might just be the perfect fit for you.

If you would like to find out more, please contact Linley for a confidential discussion.

We are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible and we warmly encourage applications from all individuals wishing to apply.

As we provide fair consideration and evaluation to a high volume of applications, you will receive a response to your application at the earliest opportunity.

For any questions or assistance, you can get in contact with our recruitment team at any stage of the recruitment process via their details above.

All applications in confidence.

The preferred candidate may be subject to background screening, including a Police check by Nexia or by an external third-party provider.


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