Quality & Risk | Independence | Manager

Bahrain | Enabling Functions | Posted on 11-May-2023

Position Summary


Quality & Risk | Independence | Manager

When you work for us, you commit to a career at one of the largest and most prestigious professional services firms in the world. Looking for a rewarding career? Take a closer look at Deloitte & Touche ME. You'll understand that Deloitte is a Tier 1 Tax advisor in the GCC region since 2010 (according to the International Tax Review World Tax Rankings). It has received numerous awards in the last few years which include Best Employer in the Middle East, best consulting firm, and the Middle East Training & Development Excellence Award by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).

In addition to our opportunities in Audit & Assurance, Tax & Legal, Consulting, Risk Advisory and Financial Advisory, we offer a variety of careers in Internal Client Services (ICS) considered essential to the growth of the Firm. Whether in Human Resources, Finance or PR, a career in ICS with Deloitte & Touche ME will give you the opportunity to join a firm undergoing rapid expansion in a region of fast-paced growth. Your role will not just put your passion for creative solutions to the test, it will provide you with an environment to grow and build a career based on excellence.

Our Purpose

Deloitte makes an impact that matters. Every day we challenge ourselves to do what matters most—for clients, for our people, and for society. We serve clients distinctively, bringing innovative insights, solving complex challenges, and unlocking sustainable growth. We inspire our talented professionals to deliver outstanding value to clients, providing an exceptional career experience and an inclusive and collaborative culture. We contribute to society, building confidence and trust in the markets, upholding the integrity of organizations, and supporting our communities.

Our shared values guide the way we behave to make a positive, enduring impact:

  • Lead the way
  • Serve with integrity
  • Take care of each other
  • Foster inclusion
  • Collaborate for measurable impact

During your tenure as Independence Manager, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Supporting the DOI and the team on independence related tasks
  • Assisting in monitoring of personal independence
  • Business relationship acceptance and testing
  • Assisting in Engagement acceptance and testing
  • Assisting in annual inspection and testing
  • Testing of confirming independence to another auditor
  • Testing of key audit partner rotation – PIE and non-PIE

Other Learning Capabilities:

  • Build deep relationships across a diverse network and uses a flexible influencing style to gain buy in and drive impact
  • Create opportunities to drive impact; anticipate stakeholder needs and deliver superior
  • results by leveraging each person's strengths to build high performing teams across businesses
  • and borders
  • Apply understanding of disruptive trends and competitor activity to recommend changes in line with leading practices within Deloitte Global and the Deloitte member firms
  • Lead by example and make a strong positive impact through energizing others, valuing differences and contributions, and inspiring self-belief
  • Act as a role model and inspires others to embrace and live our purpose and values


  • The ideal candidate will have 10 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Ability to think strategically and assist in the organization and management of a multi-disciplinary team; ability to sell additional services to clients
  • Ability to conduct extensive research
  • Proficiency in English (written and spoken)