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Assistant/Deputy Professional Practice Director, Audit Public

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Date Posted: Nov 13, 2021

Reference Code: 84517-en_US

Job Type: Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto; Calgary; Montreal; Vancouver 
Partner with clients to solve their most complex problems.
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Be empowered to lead and have impact with clients, our communities and in the office.
 

Want an opportunity that will allow you to strengthen your audit technical expertise while providing an excellent leadership opportunity? Then this position is for you! 

About the role

The Deputy Professional Practice Director (Deputy PPD) promotes quality across the Audit and Assurance (A&A) practice, with primary focus on the audit public practice. In coordination with A&A leadership, you would work together with National and Regional Professional Practice Directors (PPD's) in leading and executing audit quality-related activities. 

What will your typical day look like?

As an Assistant/Deputy Professional Practice Director, you will:

  • Promote quality and the culture of continuous improvement for the audit public practice in leading audit quality-related activities; 
  • Contribute to the effective operation of the firm's quality control system; 
  • Execute on assigned quality initiatives within the firm's audit quality plan; 
  • Provide consulations and subject matter expertise within the team;
  • Support the National Professional Practice Director in the day-to-day management of the PPD network across the country, ensuring the consistent execution of A&A quality initiatives;
  • Assist the NPPD in driving the execution of A&A's quality priorities and initiatives;
  • Support partners and other professionals in delivering high quality services to our clients and serving the public interest, with a focus on professional and technical excellence development for our people.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone with:

 

  • At least 10+ years of experience in public accounting and audit, with a focus on audit reporting issues;
  • Strong understanding of auditing standards with significant audit client service experience;
  • Aptitude and proven track record of consulative behaviour;
  • Deep technical experience in audit and accounting matters;
  • Ability to work closely with executive level leadership, executing on strategic vision and direction; 
  • Ability to manage risk on behalf of the Firm, exhibiting sound professional judgement; 
  • Strong interpersonal and people skills with exceptional performance in past leadership roles. 

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.


The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having diverse colleagues of all abilities!  Deloitte encourages applications from all qualified candidates that represents the full diversity of communities across Canada. This includes candidates from Indigenous communities in support of living our values and our commitments to our Reconciliation Action Plan . We encourage you to connect with us at accessiblecareers@deloitte.ca if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We’d love to hear from you!

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 experience globally.

 

Deloitte Canada has 30 offices with representation across most of the country. We acknowledge our offices reside on traditional, treaty and unceded territories as part of Turtle Island and is still home to many First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples. We are all Treaty people.

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