Auditor

Cape Town, South Africa

Background

The CKH Group is looking for energetic auditors to join the Cape Town office. The candidates will report to the Audit Supervisor, based in the Cape Town office, and/or the Audit partner, based in the Atlanta office. The candidates will obtain exposure to auditing American companies under US GAAP as well as UK companies under FRS102. There will be opportunities to work on consulting engagements during off-peak seasons.

 

Description of role

Auditor

· Plan and oversee annual and quarterly audits

· Perform effective risk and control assessments

· Complete audits on time and submit reports to auditing supervisor or manager

· Present audit findings and find ways to increase compliance and efficiency

 

Experience

Essential

· Preparation of Financial Statements

· Good understanding of IFRS or the US GAAP accounting framework

· Proven experience as an auditor, completed the SAICA training contract with a Big 4 firm

· In-depth understanding of auditing and control practices

Advantageous:

· International exposure particularly auditing American or UK companies

 

Qualifications

Essential

· Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Accounting

· Completed the SAICA training contract with a Big 4 firm

· 0 to 2 years’ post articles/learnership experience in auditing

Advantageous:

· Qualified Chartered Accountant CA(SA) / CPA equivalent

 

Personal Ability

· Ambitious self-starter

· Solid work ethic and ability to self-manage

· Strong mathematical and analytical skills

· Ability to work with people of different cultures

· Good communication skills, written and telephonic

 

Computer Skills

Essential

· Excel – above average

· Fair understanding of an ERP system

Advantageous

· US GAAP experience

· SAP or Oracle experience

· Caseware working papers (auditing module)

 

Perks

· International exposure

· US GAAP exposure

· Travel to USA

· Work on USA listed companies

· Flexible working hours

· Work from home