IT Audit Inspector

Job Title: IT Audit Inspector
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Up to £92000 per annum
Reference: JN -082020-867902_1602090064
Contact Name: Colin Hawkins
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 07, 2020 18:01

Job Description

Successful candidates will participate in reviews of the IT audit processes and IT audit methodologies at Big 4 and other large audit firms.

Client Details

Independent regulator responsible for monitoring the quality of listed and major public interest audits undertaken by the major UK audit firms.


The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Visiting audit firms and reviewing their IT audit processes and IT audit methodologies.
  • Making an assessment of the IT audit work carried out on major audits, including the judgements made by audit partners on key audit and accounting issues.
  • Meetings with the senior audit partners and other team members on the relevant audits.
  • Reporting of findings to the firms.


An accounting qualification coupled with membership of ICAEW, ACCA, ICAS or ICAI (or equivalent) are required. Experience at Senior Manager or above in public practice is also essential with experience working in a major UK audit firm preferred. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Significant experience in carrying out IT Audit work in complex environments; experience in development and use of IT data analytic tools is advantageous.
  • A good knowledge of IFRS and recent experience of auditing of UK listed companies / other major entities.

Job Offer

  • Competitive remuneration packages, including 30 days annual leave plus ability to buy extra leave.
  • Employer pension contribution of 10%.
  • A strong work/life balance ethos.