Auditors seeking new adventures in Australia on Working Holiday Visa (6 month contract)

Location:Multiple Locations

  • Choose a career that connects you globally on a daily basis
  • Work with different teams on projects in varying locations

  • Choose a career that connects you globally on a daily basis

About EY



The opportunity

Are you considering a working holiday in Australia? Assurance is growing across Oceania and we are seeking experienced Auditors who’ve got the travel bug and are wanting to try out the Aussie lifestyle, meet new people and work on interesting projects in a new country. We have 6 month contract opportunities across multiple locations including; Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.


Your key responsibilities
  • Leading fieldwork, managing performance, coaching and mentoring more junior team members and keeping engagement leaders updated on audit engagements
  • Effectively managing Audit processes with appropriate consideration of audit risk issues and accounting technical matters, including revenue, financial instruments and income taxes
  • Engaging clients and providing advice and professionalism throughout transactions, including identification of areas for improvement in clients’ business processes
  • Constantly developing your understanding of current market trends and processes and sharing your knowledge to develop junior colleagues
  • Understanding our clients’ unique ambitions and needs and referring them to colleagues in other teams and areas to broaden our business relationships where possible
  • Expertise in accounting frameworks (IFRS) and in related financial reporting matters

Skills and attributes for success

  • 2-5 years experience in delivering external audit and assurance engagements
  • Experience leading the planning, execution and reporting on audits
  • Proven track record with developing and maintaining client relationships
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills and a collaborative approach to management

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Expertise in accounting frameworks (IFRS) and in related financial reporting matters
  • A strong academic record, including a degree and progress towards/completion of a recognised accounting qualification (CA, CPA, ACCA)