Audit Manager (or Assistant Manager)

  • Young and dynamic team
  • Clear career path with genuine work life balance
  • Flexibility to work from home and in the office

It’s what we do together that sets us apart

HLB Mann Judd is an advisory and accounting network that offers flexibility, creativity and a dynamic approach. Our member firms in Australia, New Zealand and Fiji have a history of innovation, entrepreneurship and collaboration. We are particularly proud of our Client Choice Awards. For the past six years our clients have voted us ‘Best Accounting Firm’ – a testament to our great people delivering great results!

Our Audit and Assurance Division offers an excellent opportunity for a Manager or Assistant Manager with 4 years’ experience.

We currently have a rare opportunity within our Audit & Assurance Division for an Assistant Manager who is committed to professional growth to form part of client focused team.  Working closely with Audit Partners and the Audit management group, you will have the opportunity to work across all aspects of Financial Audit, including the development and mentoring of junior staff members.

Your excellent inter-personal and communication skills will provide you with the ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally.  Possessing a strong client service focus is imperative as is the ability to be completely accountable for your tasks, and work productively as part of a small team.

Does this sound like you?

  • A minimum of 4 years Audit experience within a Chartered Accounting environment
  • Some experience in a managerial type role, taking responsibility for your own portfolio of clients
  • CA/CPA qualified
  • Ability to be hands on with client engagements, and managing staff at various levels in their Audit career
  • Proficiency in Audit and technically sound to deal with a breadth of engagements of various size and complexity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills which enable you to build strong relationships internally and with stakeholders and clients at all levels
  • Accountability for your tasks and those of your team
  • Competent written and verbal communication skills
  • Time and priority management
  • A passion for client service

Who we are:

  • HLB Mann Judd Melbourne is a 14 partner firm based in the CBD.
  • We have a strong client focus working with SME’s, government entities, privately owned groups and listed companies.
  • We are member of HLB, a global network of advisory and accounting firms that provides professional services in 158 countries throughout 795 office locations worldwide.
  • In 2021 we were awarded “Best Accounting & Consulting Services Firm” and “Best Professional Services Firm” in our revenue category at the Financial Review Client Choice Awards.
  • Our tagline, ‘together we make it happen,’ recognises that our people are the firm’s strongest asset.

Together we will ensure you:

  • Receive on the job and formal training with accessible partners and managers who will guide you through your career.
  • Work in a small team environment – we believe you are more than just a number!
  • Work with a broad range of clients from day one.
  • Have a genuine work/life balance with paid parental leave and options to purchase additional annual leave.
  • Are part of a social and active firm which encourages participation through group activities and events.
  • Get involved with the community through regular fundraising and CSR events.

What’s next?

If you are excited by what you have read, then we want to hear from you.

As a part of the application process we ask you to apply by sending a cover letter describing your suitability for the position, along with a current resume and academic transcripts to

Please note that preferred candidates will be required to undergo a Police Check and VEVO check.

Enquires welcome to Kristy, HR Administrator on 9606 3318.

Unfortunately, we are unable to reply to unsuccessful applicants individually; however shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an initial telephone screen.

Please do not apply if you have not yet gained approval for permanent residency status, or if you are not currently based in Australia.