Auditor- Central Services
Auditor- Central ServicesCompliance Auditor - Manchester (with travel)DWF LAW LLP is seeking to recruit an experienced Auditor to work in the Business/ Risk Management & Excellence team in our Manchester office.As a Compliance Auditor you will conduct independent firm wide audits in line with agreed audit programmes, undertaking audits and reviews to monitor and report upon compliance to internal DWF procedures, regulatory and best practice standards. In addition, you will undertake management system audits for all standards implemented and introduced within DWF, including ISO 9001:2015, as well as supporting the use of the EFQM Excellence Model to ensure that a culture of continuous improvement is nurtured within DWF.You will also work with other members of the Business Excellence team to analyse and report statistics, reviewing any risks, issues and opportunities for improvement as well as liaising with all Practice Groups and management teams to develop, monitor and ensure all quality standards are met, risks are mitigated and messages are delivered professionally, effectively and timely to the teams involved.Experience is essential, as we are interested in someone who can:Support the Business Excellence team in the completion of the firm wide annual programme of compliance auditsWork with the Risk and Compliance Manager and Lead Compliance Auditor to design and undertake compliance audits in accordance with the audit programme, and giving consideration to all processes that impact on process performance. Provide an independent appraisal of the effectiveness and compliance with certifications, DWF QMS and procedures, SLA's and where appropriate regulatory requirements.If this sounds like you then we'd like to hear from you.What do I need?Experience of conducting independent internal audits across a range of procedures, processes, regulatory standards and quality management systems in an objective manner.Previous experience of working within a legal or otherwise regulated environment and good working knowledge of the Law and/or insurance industry and associated processes or procedures.Excellent communication skills and a proven track record in building successful relationships with stakeholders.Ability to present audit findings/areas for improvement to a range of stakeholdersWe would typically expect around 3 years' experience in a similar role and ideally prior experience of or awareness of International standards with a minimum of either ISO 9001, ISO 14001 or ISO 27001.We want you to feel valued and rewarded by your time at DWF. We understand the importance of offering you a reward package that goes beyond simply salary. That's why, when you join DWF, you'll be given a choice. You can pick from a range of benefits, allowing you to build a package that suits your needs and lifestyle, as well as those of your family. In addition to our standard benefits (medical insurance, life insurance, pension and 25 days annual leave), we offer flexible benefits which include season ticket loans, holiday buy / sell scheme, gym memberships, health assessments, cycle to work, retail vouchers and dining cards. We are also happy to discuss flexible working patterns.About DWF DWF is a global legal business, transforming legal services through our people for our clients. We have over 27 key locations and over 3,100 people delivering services and solutions that go beyond expectations and in March 2019, we became the first Main Market Premium Listed legal business on the London Stock Exchange. Disability SupportWe will make reasonable adjustments to help you perform at your best. Please contact the DWF Recruitment team and tell us what adjustments you need either to submit an application for a vacancy, or if you require any reasonable adjustment should you be invited to interview.