Internal Auditor

Recruiter
cer Financial
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Internal Auditor
London City
Permanent role
Basic Salary up to £46,000 + Benefits and generous holiday entitlement.

A government office based in the heart of the City London are looking for a hardworking individual to join their team as an Internal Auditor. They have recently undertaken a period of expansion and continue to go from strength to strength. The company look after their staff well with a range on incentives and benefits.

The responsibilities for the Internal Auditor include:

  • Liaise as necessary with the external auditors audit team and other external bodies.
  • Support the Audit Committee secretariat function.
  • Create reports and discuss the findings of these with management and agree remedial actions to address any weaknesses recognised.
  • Review projects to confirm compliance with the project management methodology and that key risks are being managed efficiently.
  • Provide internal controls advice to help the business areas guarentee that risks are evaluated and controls commensurate with the risk are implemented.
  • Carry out operational audits and reviews across the range of activities in accordance with the flexible audit plan.
  • Perform ad hoc reviews asked by management.
  • Ensure that work is completed to a high professional standard and in accordance with the professional standards and code of ethics of the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors and the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards
  • Assist the development of audit methods and practices whereby Internal Audit is a trusted business partner and enablers of positive change.

The successful Internal Auditor will have a skill set of the following:

  • Has or is studying for a relevant professional qualification (such as IIA, ACCA)
  • A minimum of two years audit experience (with Financial services experience is desirable)
  • Sound understanding of internal controls and risk
  • Great writing skills, able to draft reports and memo
  • Reliable in handling confidential data
  • Good analytical skills and well developed interpersonal skills Able to travel occasionally

This job was originally posted as www.cityjobs.com/job/959873098