Superannuation Auditor of the Year

OVERVIEW

Australians entering the workforce today will have known nothing other than compulsory superannuation savings. A rigid, robust framework for compliance and integrity in the sector is crucial to the stability and growth of the superannuation system, as is a service offering that is scalable and efficient.

This award recognises an outstanding superannuation auditor in the accounting industry, who has effectively serviced clients and driven revenue growth and shaped their firm’s success in the 2017 calendar year.

Based on business growth metrics as well as support and servicing, the award considers the activities, strategies and actions of the auditor in terms of driving increased revenue and compliance efficiencies.

ELIGIBILITY

This award is open to auditors who provide audits of superannuation funds, including SMSFs. The award is based on the period from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2017. Auditors must supply proof they have held relevant registrations for 6 months or more of the full calendar year.

Please attach proof of registration (mandatory).

QUALITATIVE CRITERIA (300 words max per question)

  • Please state the type of audit work you do.
  • Explain how you have met the challenges of digital disruption in auditing in 2017.
  • Detail how you structured your work in 2017 to drive firm revenue and ensure recurring clients.
  • Outline your unique selling points/points of difference as an auditor compared to your peers, and how you have created a quality service offering as a result.

BUSINESS METRICS

Metric 1/1/2016 - 31/12/2016 1/1/2017 - 31/12/2017
Total revenue (firm)
Total revenue (under auditor’s control)
Number of clients (under auditor’s control)
Number of new clients (under auditor’s control)
Total number of staff (under auditor’s control)