Jo Batt-Rawden


KPMG in New Zealand

Jo has a people-centric focus to system reviews and auditing.  Jo is an accredited NZISM Health and Safety Professional, integrated management systems lead auditor and accredited SafePlus assessor.

Her pragmatic approach has been developed over the last ten years working in the resources, construction and agriculture industries.  Over this time, she gained experience in developing and auditing quality, environment, and health and safety management systems and provided assurance advice on ethically sourced labour. She has influenced health, wellness and safety practices at both operational and strategic levels of organisations.

Since starting with KPMG in November 2018, Jo has conducted evaluations and process audits and delivered improvements to organisations in key areas, including health and safety governance, risk management, legal compliance and contractor management.

Jo has audited businesses for compliance with New Zealand immigration requirements. These audits looked at the rights and conditions for foreign workers, in particular pay rates, work environments, levels of welfare, access to support, accommodation standards, and health and safety performance.

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  • Post Graduate Diploma of Occupational Safety & Health – Edith Cowan University

  • Bachelor Applied Science (Honours) - Griffith University

  • Accredited SafePlus Assessor

  • Diploma Quality Auditing

  • Integrated Management Systems Lead Auditor (ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 45001)

  • Certified Health and Safety Professional with NZISM

  • Registered Health and Safety Professional with HASANZ

  • Health, safety and wellbeing