Manager: Audit (Windhoek, Namibia)

Ernst & Young - windhoek, namibia

17 days ago

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At EY, our purpose is Building a better working world.

The insights and quality services we provide help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.


In a world that's changing faster than ever, our purpose acts as our North Star guiding our more than 300,000 people providing the context and meaning for the work we do every day.


We help digital pioneers fight data piracy; guide governments through cash flow crises; unlock new medical treatments with data analytics; and pursue high quality audits to build trust in financial markets and business.

In other words, working with entrepreneurs, companies, and entire countries to solve their most pressing challenges.


Primary purpose of this role


In Assurance, we serve the public interest by anticipating and independently assessing risk and identifying opportunities to enhance trust in business and the capital markets, in support of sustainable, long-term value creation.

You will primarily be responsible for a portfolio of audit engagements, focusing on providing assurance services in line with client expectations. Building and maintaining exceptional long-term relationships with clients and other stakeholders. Managing audit teams, taking responsibility for the performance management and development of team members, and managing engagement profitability.


Your role as an Audit Manager will be to coordinate and oversee all audit activities within your portfolio. Your responsibilities as an Audit Manager will include managing Trainee Accountants throughout the audit lifecycle.


What you will be doing

  • Plan effective auditing processes.
  • Audit financial statements and assess accounts for accuracy and regulatory compliance.
  • Inspect internal systems and controls.
  • Assess risk management tactics.
  • Perform audits of non-financial areas, like Health & Safety and IT.
  • Report systematic errors or fraud indicators.
  • Investigate specific issues regulatory bodies bring forward.
  • Explain audit findings and recommend solutions.

What we require

  • Candidate must be a Qualified Charted Accountant (Nam).
  • 5 years audit experience within a medium to large audit firm.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Dedicated to teamwork and leadership.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook and MS Teams.

What we offer

  • Above market remuneration, including benefits.
  • Additional paid leave days.
  • Study opportunities including a generous amount of study leave.
  • A registered Training Office for CAs and ACCAs to complete articles.
  • EY Mobility Programs, allowing employees to work around the world.
  • An opportunity to obtain your MBA in Technology and Environmental Studies for free.

EY Namibia is an equal opportunity employer, therefore persons from previously disadvantaged groups and with disabilities are encouraged to apply.