Internal Auditor

Recruiter
Greenwell Gleeson
Location
Birmingham
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Greenwellgleeson are recruiting for a rapidly growing business in Birmingham City Centre who require an Internal Auditor for their expanding finance team.

Duties of the role will include:

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Planning financial, regulatory, compliance or operational reviews/audits.
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Coordinating work with those responsible Risk, Legal & Compliance and other control-related activities.
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Undertaking active engagement with senior staff to gain a good understanding of the business and its direction
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Conducting risk assessments and identifies controls required to be in place to mitigate identified risks.
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audit procedures to verify that controls are operating through testing and interviewing techniques.
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Analysing and determining a view on the effectiveness and efficiency of control environment, including identifying control gaps and areas for improvement.
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Documents the results of audit work in accordance with company and the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) standards.
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Preparing timely audit reports highlighting issues and suggesting potential solutions for Executive management, any Audit Committee and Company and Group Boards.
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Assessing, evaluate and promote compliance to internal --- policies and external (regulatory and legal) requirements.
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Contributing, as appropriate, in the year-end financial audit with the external auditor.
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Researching new or technical subjects when required to support audits. (e.g. IFRS developments, market and credit risk approaches, new financial and hedging instruments, etc.)

Personal Attributes/Competencies

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Recognised Accounting (eg CIMA, ACCA, ICAEW, ICAS) or Audit (eg IIA) Qualification
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Excellent written and oral communication skills with a range of external and internal stakeholders
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Excellent Leadership and Management skills, together with excellent time management and organizational skills
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Excellent attention to detail but able to quickly grasp the big picture
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Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Outlook, and Visio, as well as with Internal Audit, Risk Management and Data Analysis software.

If you would like more information on the role and the company and feel that you possess the necessary skills, please do apply or get in touch.