From £36,896 to £40,572 per annum
This is an opportunity for you to develop your auditing skills within a local government environment and gain an understanding of all of the diverse functions a local council carries out. As Senior Auditor, you will join our small and friendly Internal Audit team, working with us to undertake reviews (audits) of the Council’s processes and procedures (financial and other), and provide assurance on the effectiveness of governance and risk management across the Council.
You will carry out reviews across all our services by testing processes and procedures, agreeing actions for improvements in financial and other controls, and advising on financial regulation. There will also be the opportunity to provide support on projects as well as involvement in special investigations as required.
We value our employees and will offer you support in maintaining and building your professional career through technical training. We offer the opportunity for development, supported by funded study to further an appropriate professional qualification.
- Be a qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors to at least CIA/Practitioner level, or
- Fully qualified member of the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT).
- You will also have a minimum of 3 years working in an internal auditing environment with demonstrable experience of leading or working within a team.
We are looking for someone with a keen interest in business and finance, enthusiasm and a willingness to learn and develop. You will be a strong analytical thinker, who can tackle problems and takes pride in resolving issues. You also need to be a clear and concise communicator, highly organised, self-motivated and passionate about improving quality of service. You’ll also be proficient in the use of Information Technology.
In addition to supporting your development, we offer a range of excellent benefits including 26 days annual leave, defined benefits pension scheme, flexible working arrangements, on-site catering facilities and free on site car parking.
For an informal discussion about the role please call Jan Balfour, Internal Audit Manager, on 01264 368234.
Closing date for return of completed application forms: 21 June 2021 at 12 noon.
Provisional interview date 5 July 2021 (socially distanced arrangements to be agreed, as appropriate at the time).
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