Head Of Audit

Recruiter
Hudson Accounting & Finance
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Hudson’s Financial Services client are seeking the service of an exceptional, experienced Audit or Risk professional with strong Financial Services exposure to execute Audit plans and manage the Customer and Commercial relationships within the business. The role/Responsibilities: Managing a portfolio of audits across the business.Specifically, this role is functionally responsible for audits across Commercial and Customer divisions. Leading the audit relationship with executive and senior stakeholders across the organisation, including Customer, Commercial and Operational stakeholders and key stakeholders in Underwriting throughout the business. Contributing as Internal Audit’s representative at a number of Bank wide governance meetings including overseeing the preparation and presenting of papers. Developing the strategy for auditing key aspects of the business, and for oversight of audit work in these areas, includingdevelopingbusiness knowledge across the audit team. Maintaining and developing TU audit working practices whilst engaging effectively with the Ageas Audit function. Directly leading a team of circa 6 Audit Managers plus two Senior Audit Managers to deliver the audit plan and their development and careers; and provide wider leadership and talent management across the Internal Audit team in conjunction with the Audit Director and colleagues. Experience/Skills: Strong understanding of Retail Banking and Products Deep knowledge of auditing Financial Services covering Commercial, Operations and Risk. Strong senior stakeholder management 10 years + experience in managing audits (and teams) in FS. Professional qualification in Banking/Insurance/Accounting. If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Kevin McLaren in our Edinburgh office. Please note you will receive an automated response advising you that we have received your CV. Hudson is a leading provider of permanent recruitment, contract professionals and talent management solutions worldwide.