Internal Auditor

Job Title: Internal Auditor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £37000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Reference: 3748006_1579609069
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 21, 2020 12:17

Job Description

A Public Sector Internal Auditor role based in Edinburgh offering between £37,000 - £40,000

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are partnered with an Edinburgh based governmental body as they recruit for an internal auditor. This role is part of a collaborative team environment with a friendly and open culture for the internal auditor to join and add value across operational and financial audit processes. This is a permanent role based in central Edinburgh with excellent holiday allowance and benefits.

Your new role
The internal auditor will be responsible for the audit plan, executing audits and presenting findings. You will report to the head of internal audit, reporting findings from the interview process and obtaining detailed knowledge of the systems/procedures under review in order to provide an objective evaluation of and opinion on the overall adequacy and effectiveness of the framework of governance; risk management and control; in an economical, efficient and timely manner.

What you'll need to succeed
You will Draft and discuss with managers internal audit reports based on the findings and recommendations arising from audit work offering a consultative and value added approach across the business. Additionally you will Assist in the preparation of ad-hoc reports, presenting to the Executive Team and supporting Audit Committee papers. This is a value added role where the Internal Auditor will actively contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the Department including the carrying out of the department's annual assurance programme through the testing and evaluation of key controls.

You will ideally be a qualified accountant or hold IIA status with relevant internal audit experience. You will enjoy working across financial and non financial stakeholders with the ability to progress, priorities and communicate problems.

What you'll get in return
You will receive a generous annual leave benefit of 35 days annual leave alongside a salary between £37,000 - £40,000 per annum with flexible working and healthcare benefits. Working centrally in Edinburgh there is access to good transport links with amenities near-by. This is a great opportunity for an auditor that enjoys working with a varied stakeholders base, utilising their analytical skills and interest in looking at the "bigger picture" to contribute to the success of the organisation.

What you need to do now
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