Audit Manager – Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

/, December 2017, Eastern Cape, Other, Port Elizabeth/Audit Manager – Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Audit Manager – Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

Audit Manager – Port Elizabeth

Salary: R50k per month


Purpose of the role:


Managing an Audit Department, which involves co-ordinating staff and work to produce a File and Annual Financial Statements for the partners. Purpose – to present Partner with clean audit file and AFS.


Academic Qualifications & Current Profile Required:


  • CA (SA) & currently in an Audit Manager / Senior Supervisor role


Key Duties and Responsibilities – Key Performance Indicators

  • People Management
  • Manage and supervise audit engagements
  • Plan and co-ordinate work for up to 25 audit clerks
  • Responsible for Staff Assessments (SAICA Assessment Process)
  • Counselling, coaching and training clerks
  • Perform Disciplinary Procedures in conjunction with HR
  • Review work performed by Audit Clerks
  • Weekly staff briefing



  • Plan for upcoming jobs and continuously adapt plans to take account of changes
  • Report to Partners and monitor progress on their jobs – act as a liaison between Partners & Clerks
  • Meet with Clients regarding Audit/Accounting Issues
  • Manage Client queries
  • Communicate firm’s decisions to Audit Dept and feedback Audit Dept issues to Partners
  • Perform specialist roles – Business plans, cashflows, tenders, Fraud investigations
  • Calling over schedules
  • Title Deed Searches
  • Timesheet Review
  • Work Complexity: Support partners
  • Level of Independence: High level of independence


Skills, Competencies and Experience Required:

  • Communication Skills
  • Managerial Skills
  • Time Management skills
  • Training skills
  • Coaching skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Multi-Tasking skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Conflict Management skills
  • Academic/Technical Knowledge
  • Professionalism
  • Flexibility
  • People management


Required Computer Packages:

  • Microsoft Office
  • Caseware
  • Pastel
  • Accfin/Greatsoft (advantageous)
  • Email

Please Forward Microsoft Word CV; Recent Payslip & Qualification copies – Ref: AUMPE –