Senior Auditor

Recruiter
Leeds Building Society
Location
Leeds
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Leeds Building Society is looking for a Senior Auditor to join our Internal Audit department, based at our Head Office in the heart of Leeds city centre. About the role You will provide an independent, third line of defence, internal audit assurance service to management and the Board. Your remit will focus on Finance, Treasury and Credit Risk. Key accountabilities - Deliver and lead individual audits assigned by audit management to achieve the Annual Plan and meet the commitment made to the Audit Committee.- Provide technical challenge to and assurance on Finance/ Treasury/ Credit Risk functions through audit planning, fieldwork and reporting.- Ensure that audit delivery processes consider all material risks, including prudential and conduct risks, and challenge the appropriateness and effectiveness of the first and second lines of defence control frameworks.- Apply the agreed audit methodologies to ensure conformance with professional guidelines issued by the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors, and identify and implement good practice developments.- Operate within the key performance measures for the department.- Work, in conjunction with management, to develop cost effective and practical solutions to improve levels of control and reduce risk exposure.- Prepare and present reports for Senior Management and/or the Audit Committee conveying the conclusions drawn from audit work undertaken. Essential Skills and Experience - Previous experience in audit (internal or external) or relevant risk management / business discipline.- Relevant Professional Qualification (Accountancy or ACT preferred, CISA, CIIA).- Experience in Finance/ Treasury/ Credit Risk.- Experience in Financial Services.- Advanced auditing skills across a variety of audit types or experience of audit specialism. Strong grasp of Microsoft Office and familiarity with electronic audit files Benefits and Rewards - Competitive salary - Annual performance related bonus scheme - 26 days annual holiday- Annual holiday purchase scheme- Annual volunteering day- Exclusive colleague mortgage deals- Leeds Colleague Association scheme- Childcare voucher scheme- Cycle flex scheme- Health Shield cash plan- Life assurance- Long service awards- Pension scheme- Private medical insurance scheme- Recommend a friend scheme- Travel ticket loans - bus and train Career Development We see all colleagues as key to our success. Life at Leeds Building Society is both challenging and rewarding and we provide a wide range of training and development opportunities to help you build a successful career with us. About Leeds Building Society We are the 5th biggest building society in the UK with 140 years of experience and we have every intention of getting better and better. We are totally committed to do what we were set up to do - to help people save money and to buy their own home. We've won a whole host of awards over the years, which reflect how we have focused on our customer service. We've also worked hard to develop a product range to try to meet our members' needs, and have worked with numerous local communities and chosen charities. We're not a bank - we're a mutual, which means we're owned by our members and are run exclusively in their best interests. . To Apply - Click "Please Apply" below.
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