Jobs Audit Manager/Senior Manager with a View to Partner (Exclusive Christchurch-based role)

Location: Christchurch, Canterbury
Work Type: Permanent Full Time
Reference: SC9986

Our client is a well-known medium sized chartered accounting and advisory firm with an established presence in the region and international connections. The firm’s client base is diverse and spans all industry sectors. 

The firm is highly ranked in New Zealand and internationally and has boasts impressive performance indicators – a true leader in the sector. 

Due to sustained growth, the opportunity has arisen for an accomplished Audit Manager or Senior Manager to join the firm's growing Audit practice and play a key role in the evolving success story of this forward-looking organisation. 

We are looking for an articulate managerial professional with proven people management and client relationship competencies. Naturally, at this level you will hold full CA or CPA qualifications. Your formal qualifications will be complemented by minimum of 5-6 years current NZ CA experience in the field. 

This is a newly created role with focus on:

  • managing the audit team/workflow 
  • managing a portfolio of clients
  • participate in various activities aimed at growing audit fees
  • training, developing and guiding the audit team
  • working alongside partners and other leaders on various strategic projects
  • various other ad hoc operational and strategic responsibilities

Our client is looking for a personable and technically well-rounded professional who is passionate about delivering the best possible service to clients. 

Previous team and client relationship management experience is essential. At this level, you will be able to quickly take ownership of a portfolio of clients while managing a team of audit professionals at various levels. 

This opportunity will bring excellent promotional potential, including Partnership prospects to the right candidate

This is a Christchurch-based opportunity although our search is wide open to suitably experienced and qualified professionals who may be based anywhere in New Zealand currently. So, regardless of where you are based currently (Christchurch, Auckland, Hamilton, Dunedin or anywhere else in New Zealand), we would love to hear from you. 


This roles is available through SCI in Auckland. 


If you would like to be considered for this role, please contact Steve Ignatov in our Auckland office on (09) 962 5687 / 021 286 1114 or email your CV in confidence to or quoting reference number sc9986. Alternatively, you can apply online by clicking the APPLY NOW button. 

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