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Senior – External Audit & Assurance

Senior – External Audit & Assurance

We’re a leading network of independent Australian firms, working together to enable growth and ambition for our clients. And our people.

When you join Pitcher Partners, you’re joining a team with heart. We support each other. We learn together. We’re deliberate about fostering relationships that nurture and empower every individual.

And we’re excited by what’s possible. We know some of the best new ideas come in the form of curious, talented people we haven’t met yet. Perhaps you’re one of them.

About the role

As a Senior External Auditor, you will work on a portfolio of client engagements providing accurate and timely audit services across a broad range of industry sectors and contribute to the development of others through coaching responsibilities.

Key responsibilities

  • Support and participate in the planning and execution of audit engagements, including risk assessment, understanding of client operations, and evaluation of internal controls.
  • Conducting comprehensive audit tests, analysing financial statements, and ensuring compliance with relevant accounting standards and regulations.
  • Communicating audit findings, recommendations, and potential improvements to clients, management, and relevant stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
  • Prepare audit reports and present audit findings to Audit Manager/Partner
  • Supervise and mentor junior team members
  • Prepare statutory financial statements, basic tax computations and assist with non-audit engagements.

Who we’re after

Here are the key qualifications, skills and personal attributes we’re looking for. If you tick most of the boxes, but not all, we’d still encourage you to apply. Other capabilities you have may make you the perfect fit for the role, and we can work on filling the gaps together.

  • Commencement or new completion of CA (or similar qualification) with 3+ years audit experience
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Thorough working knowledge of accounting standards, as well as a detailed understanding of the audit process and audit risk assessment
  • Ability to prepare workpapers in accordance with audit methodology and ability to prepare clear and concise reports
  • Proven ability to delegate work and coach junior team members
  • Recent experience in an Australian firm

The salary range for this role is $80,000-$100,000 package (inclusive of superannuation). This is dependent on level of experience.

What we offer

At Pitcher Partners we believe success is better shared. That’s why we invest in the future of everyone who works with us, and a culture that supports us all. Our inhouse leadership and professional development programs are tailored to your staff level and each explore how to lead with impact.

Join a team with heart

We actively support your health and social connection with a vibrant culture, great flexible working policy, 12 weeks paid parental leave, Community leave, Purchased leave program, Employee Assistance program, firm subsidised social club, workplace giving, and more.

Do work with a purpose

We put a lot of energy into developing meaningful relationships with our clients and each other. It results in a level of trust that creates surprising opportunities for our business. And your career.

Bring your best ideas

We’re inspired by potential. We know there’s always a better way to do something. So we foster an environment of openness. Great ideas can come from anywhere. It all starts with listening.

How to apply

If you can see yourself as part of a team that’s all about people doing meaningful work, and leading with the best ideas, we want to hear from you. Apply now OR email your cover letter and CV to [email protected]. For any enquiries, please contact Pitcher Partners directly on (08) 8179 2800

Actively improving diversity in our workforce is central to our purpose, and we strongly encourage people from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

While we appreciate the role recruitment agencies play in our recruitment strategy, unsolicited CV’s will not be considered at this time.

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