Senior Internal Auditor - Insurance

Huntswood CTC Ltd
City Of London
£55k - £60k pa + Benefits
15 Feb 2017
15 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Internal Auditor - Insurance

Location - London

Salary - Up to £60,000 + Excellent Benefits

An experienced Senior Internal Auditor is required for a leading Insurance company based in London. You will be required to support the Head of Audit by leading and delivering high quality risk-based audit services across the businesses providing independent opinion and assurance on the strength of the control framework and the effectiveness of business risk management.

The Senior Internal Auditor should be technically competent with good Lloyds and London Insurance Industry Audit experience. You should be able to effectively manage a variety of simultaneous audits ensuring that it meets the required quality standards. You should have a good understanding of Insurance business ideally holding at least an Insurance, Accountancy or Internal Audit related professional qualification.

Key responsibilities:

- Lead and deliver a range of complex audits ensuring they are comprehensive in scope, appropriately scheduled and resourced.
- Manage key stakeholder relationships with the senior leadership teams across the group during the completion of audits.
- Deliver audits on time and to agreed budgets, present to executive management and agree commercially viable audit recommendations and business actions to address areas of risk and failures in the control framework.
- Lead and mentor for a number of Internal Audit personnel during audits.

Key accountabilities:

- Execute a dynamic risk-based audit plan ensuring audit activity is focused on key areas of most significant business risk. Monitor and anticipate the impact of regulatory and business change, assesses the potential impact and instigates exceptional audits as required. Provide an appropriate level of assurance, that the most significant risks to the business are being well managed.

- Monitor the quality of audit files and ensure all audit work complies with the audit methodology and standards.

- Work with the Head of Audit and the other IAMT members to ensure that there is an effective process in place which results in the regular and meaningful interaction with the key business stakeholders across the Group.
- Influence executive stakeholders to embed risk management practices, thereby enhancing internal control practices and improving the overall strength of their control framework through the delivery of high quality audit reports and focused audit opinions.
- Ensure the principles of treating customers fairly (TCF) are embedded into company practices and that identified risks recognise relevant TCF outcomes.

As Senior Internal Auditor you will receive a generous salary and benefits package including Bonus, Pension, Healthcare and Life Insurance. If you are interested in this role please pass on an up to date CV for immediate consideration.