Senior Internal Auditor

Job Title: Senior Internal Auditor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 02/07/2020
Reference: 14100851/001_1594216078
Contact Name: Lucy Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 08, 2020 14:48

Job Description

Due to aggressive growth plans, this leading FS Midlands based business is looking to recruit an additional Internal Auditor.

Client Details

Midlands based Financial Services organisation with a clear vision and exciting growth plans.


To complement the Audit team, our client is currently recruiting for a Senior Internal Auditor to join Group Internal Audit. This is a great opportunity for a qualified Accountant or CFA to work on high profile audit engagements and influence senior stakeholders, in a team where there is strong focus on empowerment and personal development.

  • Ownership of delivering a complex and challenging portfolio of Financial Risk audits;

  • End to end planning, fieldwork and reporting of audit assignments, to time and quality; delivering control opinions on the effectiveness of governance, risk management and controls;

  • Build and proactively managing relationships with key stakeholders and committees across the Group that fosters trust, open relations and two way communication;

  • Add value through communicating audit opinions on/improvements to governance, risk management and control to key stakeholders and committee chairs/attendees in a clear, concise and commercial manner

  • Build strong two way communication links with other providers.

  • Deliver high quality (right first time) outputs in provision of opinion, adhering to methodology and quality framework set by Group and IIA standards.


Essential Skills/Experience

  • Qualified Account or CFA qualification with either external or Internal Audit experience preferably within a financial services environment.

  • Excellent planning, co-ordination and organisation skills, balancing audit delivery with external demands and managing multiple priorities.

  • Ability to proactively plan for future challenges and changes to audits / audit plan.

  • Audit / Actuarial / Accountancy specialist knowledge, with a strong understanding of all relevant technical matters and relevant best practice risk & control frameworks, ideally within a highly regulated corporate environment.

  • Strong stakeholder management and relationship building skills with the ability to influence at a senior level

  • Track record of continuous improvement and embracing change

  • Commercial and strategic outcomes based focus


  • Big 4 or consulting background

Job Offer

Excellent package on offer.