External Auditor | Jobs in New Zealand

External Auditor

External Auditors, there has never been a better time than now to move to New Zealand, with the occupation being selected by the New Zealand Government to be eligible for the straightforward ‘Work to Residency’ pathway on tier 1 of the Green list. 


As international recruitment and immigration specialists, we have been helping professionals find their home in New Zealand for 25 years, from jobs to visas and relocation we’re with you every step of the way.


We are partnered with a large number of employers throughout New Zealand and as the preferred agency for overseas applicants, we will consider all applications.  


Once we have reviewed your application, we will advise you of next steps.


Please note, that as immigration specialists, the initial contact will be with our immigration team as it’s important that we know your immigration eligibility before you apply for actual roles.


Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Acting as the audit in charge on external audit client engagements across a variety of the industries including financial services, banking, insurance, manufacturing, retail, property, professional services, and much more.
  • Assisting more senior staff on audit engagements from the planning stage through to finalisation and review.
  • Delivering high quality audits of financial statements.
  • Working directly with clients and teams, understanding clients needs, checking compliance with policies and procedures, testing internal controls, and substantiating financial information.
  • Supervising staff and helping to develop junior staff and graduates.
  • Adhering to auditing standards.

Ideally, your experience to date will include:

  • CA/CPA (or equivalent) or almost qualified.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in external audit
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional client service
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Confidence with systems and technology
  • Being commercially intuitive
  • Experience in a CA environment would be advantageous.
  • Experience in reviewing work of less experienced team members is advantageous.