Head of Internal Audit

Recruiter
SF Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£55k - 70k per year + £65k + car
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

SF group are currently working on behalf of a fantastic business based in the Birmingham area who are keen to bring on board a Head of Internal Audit. This role is a fantastic opportunity to join a very successful organisation who have a brilliant brand in their chosen market. Main duties for this role will include:

  • Develop and deliver a risk based Annual Internal Audit Plan
  • Identify weaknesses and gaps in the control framework
  • Manage the Internal Audit Team in the delivery of the Department's objectives
  • Manage support and develop the internal audit team members
  • Consistently drive process and controls improvements which could bring about future improved efficiencies and add value the company as a whole
  • Consistently keep abreast of relevant Internal Audit best practice and ensure that Internal Audit governance documents are appropriate and relevant
  • Plan and maintain a rolling three year strategic plan for the audit department
  • Communication to the directors and audit committee of upcoming emerging issues and key risks posed across the business
  • Effectively communicate internal audit report results
  • Conduct Financial Due Diligence for potential acquisitions.
  • Facilitate the smooth integration of acquisitions through coordination of activities between the range of internal departments

The ideal candidate will be Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA or CMIIA and have a minimum of 6 years post qualified experience in a risk based internal audit function. You will have a strong understanding of the principles and application of good corporate governance, business and operational risk, control processes and procedures.

This role is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate and would add real value to anyone looking for their next step, with main benefits being:

  • The role has a carefully thought out handover from a senior leader who has a superb depth of knowledge around the company and respective industry
  • The role is well supported day one from both internal stakeholders and the above manager
  • The role sits within a fantastic company, who are stable, growing new product lines and is extremely well thought of in its chosen industry
  • The role is part of a wider finance function in a sizable business
  • The has future growth potential for the right committed candidate
  • The company is a fantastic place to work with superb staff retention levels

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