Audit Quality & Risk - Assurance NPPD Associate Director

  • 5 Magwa Cres, Waterval City, Midrand, 2066, South Africa
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Deloitte

Deloitte is a leading global provider of audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and related services. Our global network of member firms and related entities in more than 150 countries and territories (collectively, the “Deloitte organization”) serves four out of five Fortune Global 500® companies. Learn how Deloitte’s approximately 312,000 people make an impact that matters at

About the Division

Our Assurance services go beyond merely meeting statutory requirements. We help our clients perform better and achieve their business objectives. We listen to their needs, think about the business implications and tailor our approach accordingly. Click here to read more about our Audit & Assurance practice.

Job Description

The NPPD (or Regional PPDs) is responsible for ensuring that professionals in his or her region meet requirements and deadlines for all quality activities and priorities, including but not limited to timely completion of staffing requests, AQM or QRM milestones, mandatory training (including on-the job training), and performance management processes. Where appropriate, the Senior NPPD assists the Regional / Country PPDs by monitoring to ensure compliance with quality activities and priorities. 


Minimum Qualifications
Honours Accounting Degree
Registered CA(SA)
Desired Qualifications
Post graduate qualification in Audit (preferable)

Minimum Experience
7 - 10 years of in-depth technical IFRS advisory and/or audit support experience
Desired Experience
Experience in leading and coordinating the activities of a team of qualified professionals
Experience in building a new team and executing on a new mandate

Additional Information


·      Expert in field with in-depth industry and business knowledge

·      Demonstrated leadership skills

·      Proven business developer, sales ability and successful negotiator

·      Ability to manage and execute projects

·      Demonstrated management of profitable large accounts and execution of complex projects

·      Soundly skilled in providing vision and strategy for client proposals

·      Excellent report writing skills

·      Good financial knowledge

·      Significant business acumen

·      Researched focused

·      Critical thinking and risk awareness;

·      Effective problem solving ability



·      Conflict tolerance

·      Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal

·      Effective interpersonal and relationship building skills

·      Sound mentorship and coaching ability with desire to develop self and others

·      Strong client delivery focus

·      Highly adaptable, managing change and ambiguity with ease

·      Focus on quality and risk

·      Sound problem solving ability

·      Ability to deal with tough discussions with Partners on

      significant issues

·      Must be willing to travel to client sites and into Africa to perform risk reviews

     on site.


*Please note that this job advertisement provides a summary of the capabilities required and all candidates shortlisted will receive a full list of capabilities.

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