The Finance & Accounting division of SF Group is currently working with a British iconic brand who are recruiting for a Group Internal Auditor based in Leicestershire. This role will involve extensive global travel.
Reporting to the CFO, the Group Internal Auditor will be responsible for undertaking independent internal audit reviews of the global business. You will assess and detect any risks, identify value creation opportunities, highlight control failures, assess, evaluate and promote compliance to internal policies and regulatory and legal requirements. Undertake independent investigations in relations to fraud and irregularities. Contribute to the year-end financial audit with the external auditor and liaise with directors, senior management, and external auditors.
Our client is looking for a qualified accountant who has had previous experience in a similar role. Knowledge of UK GAAP and IFRS is also essential. You will have natural and proven leadership and people management skills, the ability to influence others and manage diverse relationships. You must also have a strong analytic mind and be able to think strategically using financial analysis. Fluency in another language and experience working for a global manufacturing business would be desirable but not essential.
In return you can expect a salary of up to £58,000 plus pension, a variety of benefits including a heavily discounted rate on the products.