External Audit Opportunities | Multiple Cities

Date:  5 Dec 2023

Sydney, NSW, AU Adelaide, SA, AU Melbourne, VIC, AU Brisbane, QLD, AU Western Sydney, NSW, AU

Department:  Audit and Assurance
  • Deloitte Experience (DX) – flexible work arrangements and a variety of flex options!
  • Career Progression – global opportunities and coaching to progress your career
  • Discounts & Perks – a variety of employee discounts at over 100 leading retailers!





Our External Audit teams around multiple cities in Australia are continuously growing as our clients recognise the impact we make – that’s why we need you!


As independent auditors, our purpose is profound and impactful - our work underpins the accuracy of the financial information that shareholders use to make economic and investment decisions. It's not just shareholders who rely on financial information produced by companies – customers, employees, and regulators are other key stakeholders. Ultimately, we serve the public interest through the trust and confidence we bring to financial reporting.


Our audit teams works with some of Australia’s biggest household names, rising stars, and leading multinationals across a range of sectors including financial services, manufacturing, real estate, pharmaceutical, media, technology, and energy. Leveraging tech like never before, our audits go beyond the audit opinion and give our clients and their stakeholders insight and comfort as they look back, but also look ahead.


What will your typical day look like?


Working under our Audit & Assurance business unit, you will perform more duties than your traditional audit engagements. Not only will you measure the statutory compliance of a company and assess financial records, but you will design and develop innovative solutions for our reputable listed and private clients across a variety of industries. This is a rewarding role as you will use your leadership skills, mentor juniors, and gain exposure to complex accounting issues.


You will be actively involved in planning audits and running engagements in a team-based environment. As the world has recognised the importance of reliable financial information, this is your time to become a trusted advisor for our clients.


About the team


Deloitte is a global leader in providing Audit and Assurance services. Our team objective is to use our specialist accounting skills and empower our clients with a crystal-clear understanding of their financial position. We excavate major opportunities and identify risks beyond traditional financial reporting functions. Our team of External Auditors is growing more than ever as the world recognises our talent, that’s why we need you to join us.


Enough about us, let’s talk about you.

You are someone with:

  • Experience in External Audit or a similar field
  • Possess a bachelor’s degree or above in Accounting/Commerce or a related field
  • Commenced or possess a CA qualification (or similar)
  • Professional services experience gained in a Big 4 or mid-tier firm (preferable)
  • Exposure to a variety of industries – we have a diverse client base!
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, leadership, and multitasking skills



Why Deloitte?


At Deloitte, we focus our energy on interesting and impactful work. We’re always learning, innovating, and setting the standard; making a positive difference to our clients and our society. We put coaching at the heart of what we do, helping our people grow their careers in any direction – whether it be up, moving into something new, or even moving across the world.   


We embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion. We have a diverse collection of people from different backgrounds, with different experiences, gender identities, abilities and thinking styles. What binds us together is a shared commitment to value everyone’s perspective and to cultivate inclusion; so that our work environment is a safe space we can all belong.  


We prioritise flexibility and choice. At Deloitte, you get trust on Day 1. We know our people get their best work done when they’re in control of where and how they work, designing their work week around their client, team, and personal commitments. 


We help you live and work well. To support your personal and professional life, we offer a range of perks and benefits, including retail discounts, wellbeing leave, paid volunteering days, twelve flexible working options, market-leading parental leave and return to work support package. 

Next Steps

Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now.


By applying for this job, you’ll be assessed against the Deloitte Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards so that you can grow in your career, and we can provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally. The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider. 




By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.