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Internal Audit Manager

Hays Senior Finance
England, Surrey
GBP55000.00 - GBP60000.00 per annum
Closing date
16 Feb 2023

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Your new company

  • A highly successful Education business is seeking an Internal Audit Manager with a passion for Education and developing working relationships with internal stakeholders to support them and improve processes and controls.
  • This role will involve some travel around the North Surrey/South London area and some other areas of the London & South East region and will offer an element of hybrid working after the first 4 months.

Your new role

  • Developing an annual audit plan using appropriate risk-based methodology, including any risk or control concerns
  • Implementing the annual audit plan including any special tasks or projects requested by the senior management and the Audit & Risk Committee.
  • Executing and delivering audits in line with industry best-practice methodology and IIA standards including producing audit reports, which are impactful and address the root cause of issues.
  • Performing consulting services to assist senior management in meeting the strategic objectives.
  • Monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of the Risk Management processes.
  • Issuing periodic reports to the Audit & Risk Committee and management summarising results of audit activities.
  • Assisting in the investigation of suspected fraudulent activities and notify senior management and the Audit & Risk Committee of the results.
  • Managing all internal audit processes effectively and looking to continuously improve them.
  • Providing day-to-day oversight and management of the internal audit team, providing clear direction and effective communication.
  • Developing internal audit team members, through coaching and knowledge transfer.
  • Developing and maintaining effective working relationships with multiple senior stakeholders across the business

What you'll need to succeed

  • You may hold an Accountancy or Audit qualification or be qualified by experience and have significant Internal Audit experience gained in the public or private sector.
  • You should have a passion for the Education sector and a real interest in improving processes.
  • You will need to be happy to travel to sites regularly (mostly within the South London area) -often 2 days a week and for around 30 weeks of the year
  • You will need excellent communication skills and be able to build rapport with stakeholders within the business.

What you'll get in return
After the initial period of 4 months (which is spent working in the office or out on Audit) the business offer an element of hybrid working with 1 or 2 days a week potentially working from home.
Salary £55-60000 + bonus and benefits

What you need to do now
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