£57000.00 - £69000.00 per annum
3 days ago
Hays Senior Finance
Your new company
My client is a well-recognised Central Government organisation based in Central London. They are currently recruiting a Data Analytics Auditor on a permanent basis.
Your new role
You will be responsible for identifying audit problems (including emerging problems) which are susceptible to analytics solutions. You will Horizon scan for new technologies, and design and lead proof-of-concept and pilot projects to assess their applicability to audit. You will work closely with Audit Methodology Review team, the Audit Software Review team and other stakeholders to identify and influence the direction of travel for the organisations audit methodology. In addition, you will ensure non data-science auditors and the organisations leadership are well-informed about existing and potential future technologies and their role in a high-quality audit methodology. Furthermore, you will engage with the financial audit analytics team's processes to ensure that the data analytics solutions: follow a robust development methodology, ensuring that software developed is of appropriate quality and meets the auditing standards. Also, you will lead small project teams, made up of team members cross-allocated across a number of simultaneous projects.
What do I need?
It is essential to have an accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA/ICAEW) and have a good understanding of auditing (including financial auditing and its associated professional standards requirements) . You will have experience in the use of data analytics and ability to design innovative data analytic solutions that address audit teams' needs; You will also have an understanding of financial data structures and how they relate to audit.
What's on offer?
You will receive a salary of between 57000 - 69000 per annum, dependent on experience, working for a well-recognised Central Government organisation based in Central London. An excellent benefits package is also included.
What do I need to do now?
Please email me your up-to-date CV.