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Manager Audit

Manager Audit

  • 502149
  • Governance
  • A fixed term role with an initial contract until 30 June 2026 with potential for the role to become ongoing at a later point. 
  • Willing to consider candidates across all NSW locations.  Preference will be given to candidates based regionally, with a focus on Queanbeyan, Armidale, Dubbo and Coffs Harbour.
  • Competitive Remuneration package on offer starting at Salary starting from $134,411 + Super, Leave Loading, Flex Leave and so much more! 
  • Hybrid work environment available – work from the office and from home


Diversity and inclusion are core values of the Department of Regional NSW. We encourage applications from people with a range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. This includes differences in culture, gender, sexual orientation, language and disability status or other attributes. The Department of Regional NSW is a workplace where everyone is able to contribute and participate to their full potential, and we are proud to have a team that reflects the richness and complexity of the regional NSW communities we serve.


The Department of Regional NSW Legal and Governance team are looking for a Manager Audit to manage and deliver the Regional NSW Internal Audit programme by providing critical advice and assurance across the business to manage the effectiveness of control environments.  

What makes this role so great?

The Department of Regional NSW is incredibly diverse and covers the state of NSW. As a Manager Audit your role will be varied and will include:

  • Conducting internal audits within the required timeframes
  • Meeting professional and quality standards
  • Leading and managing a team to conduct and complete audit’s as per the Plan
  • Providing independent audit and assurance as to the effectiveness of risk management, internal controls and governance processes.
  • Leading and facilitating requests and engagements undertaken by The Audit Office
  • Providing expert advice and information to inform relevant stakeholders to enable informed decision making on critical issues arising from audits
  • Being a trusted business advisor to Executive Management
  • Championing the ongoing continuous improvement of risk and control management


For more information on the role and its duties, responsibilities and challenges you can download the Role Description.


What do you need to be successful?

The role of Manager Audit is one you can really sink your teeth into. Ideally, you’ll have:

  • Proven experience in a similar audit role as well as an understanding of working in the Public Sector Environment
  • Knowledge of Risk Management would be an advantage but is not essential.
  • Importantly, you will have a strong ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders, as well as analyse, review, and update complex information and data
  • To be adept at working in an environment of competing operational priorities, diverse business processes and dispersed locations. 

We are passionate about what we do, and if you share the same vision and drive, we want to work with you!

Have we got you interested? Simply submit your resume and a cover letter outlining why this is the job for you. We will then get back in touch after the closing date with the next steps.

Closing Date:  Thursday 2 February at 11:55pm. 

Want more information?
Just contact Judy Huynh on 0456 985 061 or via judy.huynh@regional.nsw.gov.au.


A talent pool will be created from this recruitment action for ongoing and temporary roles of the same standard that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months. Successful applicants may be required to undergo a police check, health assessment and other assessments as required prior to appointment. 

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