Audit Accountants

Nexia Australia & New Zealand

Nexia Australia are looking for experienced auditors to join our highly regarded and growing Audit & Assurance team.

  • Successful and growing Accounting Firm - top 10 globally, top 15 nationally
  • Partner with a wide range of clients as you build your career
  • Collaborate with a high performing, supportive and social team
Nexia Australia have an exciting opportunity to join our growing firm as an Accountant within our Audit & Assurance team.  

With a team of 35 staff and 7 partners, Nexia's Audit & Assurance team is leading the way in emerging audit trends and technologies including data analytics and project management systems.  Our team of industry leaders combined with superior IT systems will ensure you continually have the resources and support you need to take the next step in your accounting career.

You will be allocated a broad range of audit jobs across our diverse client portfolio, where you will be primarily responsible for ensuring the audits you are assigned  are conducted in line with the Nexia Audit Approach, proactively liaising with clients and providing constructive advice as required. Depending on your experience, you will also be given responsibility for planning, supervising and finalising audit assignments.
To be successful in this role you will require:
  • external auditing experience within an accountancy firm;
  • looking towards completing or recently completed your accountancy qualification (CA preferred);
  • appropriate professional and technical skills required to demonstrate a good application of audit approach;
  • good knowledge and understanding of Australian corporate reporting requirements (e.g. Accounting Standards, Corporations Act, UIG);
  • good knowledge of Word, Excel, APS and audit systems (Caseware preferred);
  • superior communication skills (written and oral);
  • a high standard of appearance and approach in dealing with clients; and
  • good time management skills and ability to maximise productivity of own time.
The hours of work are 8.30am to 5.00pm with a one hour lunch break. However, given the nature of the work, there will be occasions and times when extra hours or overtime will be required.
Benefits and Salary
Nexia exists to help people and enable them to grow and be successful. That's why our philosophy is simple: great people + great clients = great firm.  We appreciate that our people are our greatest asset and therefore provide a vast array of benefits in to improve our people's quality of life in and outside the office, including:
  • picnic day;
  • study and professional membership support;
  • international secondment program;
  • comprehensive training calendar;
  • financial planning services;
  • mentoring program;
  • CSR activities and events;
  • Employee Assistance Program; 
  • sporting events and tournaments (CAANZ);
  • competitive base salary between $60,000 to $90,000; and
  • plus many more!
About us
Nexia exists to help people and enable them to grow and become successful.  That’s why we partner with our people and clients to provide innovative solutions that support their journey to success.  We are a firm that is sustainable, diverse and proactive, with an awesome culture: this is Nexia for You.

The Nexia Australia network, supported by global links to Nexia International provides a full-service solution to a diverse range of clients from large corporate organisations to privately owned businesses as well as high net worth individuals.  The Sydney office is based in Sydney's CBD with 27 directors and 170 staff.

Here at Nexia, we value those attributes that demonstrate respect for others, belief in our colleagues as well as honesty and integrity in all dealings with peers, clients and stakeholders.  We are also a very supportive and social firm with a wide range of social events and training activities throughout the year.  This includes team bonding activities, leadership programmes, technical training, virtual fitness groups, CSR activities, plus many more!

Our Nexia Sydney office is certified Covid-Safe by the NSW Government. We have the technology and systems to enable our people to collaborate virtually, while also providing safe access to our office location for in-person needs. We provide flexibility to accommodate individual circumstances.

By choosing Nexia, you can be confident you are getting the support, development opportunities and hands-on experience necessary to build and sustain a successful career within an engaging and team-orientated environment.

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