Internal Auditor

Expiring today

London, South East England
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Internal Auditor

- To £50,000 + competitive bonus & excellent benefits
-Global Music Giant
- 30-40% international travel

This market leading and multiple award winning US owned music group is a household name and an employer of choice. They are also a modern day media success story boasting sustained growth and with further aggressive plans for the next 5 years.

They are now seeking a newly/recently Qualified ACA straight from practice or an ACCA already in internal audit who will work as an integral part of our International Internal Audit team.

Confident and assertive in nature, the successful candidate will communicate effectively with staff at all levels to quickly understand business processes, identify potential risk areas and help devise practical solutions to issues affecting our company. Working closely with the Senior Internal Auditors, you are as comfortable working in a close-knit team environment as you are working independently.
Given the International nature of the department, you will enjoy travelling, as approximately 40% of your time will be spent at overseas locations.

Primary Accountabilities:

·Assist the Senior Internal Auditors in conducting internal financial and operational control audits and ad-hoc projects requested by Management across the International businesses.
·Gain a detailed understanding of processes currently in operation within each location and identify key controls and risks.
·Assist in the identification of best practice and consistent standards to be rolled out across locations where possible.
·Present findings in a concise, logical manner.
·Assist in testing and evaluation of internal controls related to the Group's accounting and financial reporting functions in accordance with Sarbanes-Oxley.
·Help the team to foster Local Management relationships.
·Participate in peer and upward feedback.
·Ad-hoc reviews / projects.

Required experience:

·Newly /Recently Qualified accountant
·Proven background either in external audit in practice or internal audit in commerce
·Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
·Flexible and able to adapt to a variety of roles and projects and changing demands
·Proven ability to work independently on occasions with minimal supervision, reporting findings directly to Management
·Able to manage multiple projects and conflicting priorities
·Confident, assertive and self-motivated
·Able to think laterally to resolve issues

Excellent career prospects with the opportunity to move into a more senior audit or commercial finance role within 12-18mths.