Senior Internal Auditor - Financial Services - Surrey

Reigate, Surrey
£50,000 - £56,000 plus bonus and benefits
21 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
0-25% Travel, None

The Audit & Risk Recruitment Company have been asked by a financial services company to help them recruit a senior internal auditor for their offices based in Surrey. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to make their 1st move out of practice and into a varied role that touches all parts of an organisation. This is an opportunity for someone to understand how a company manages and mitigates its risks, how it manages and maintains a strong control environment and how an internal audit team can add value to a company and influence the decisions of senior managers and the board of directors.   

The mission of the team is to provide objective, independent, risk-based internal control evaluations throughout the company, to support the company’s Sarbanes-Oxley compliance initiatives and to continuously improve quality and proficiency.

As Senior Auditor you will acts as a lead reviewer on smaller, less complex audits and as part of a team on larger, more complex audits and projects and play an integral role in accomplishing the teams mission. 

You will participate in audits and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance reviews of a wide variety of business functions, incorporating an understanding of business processes, risk assessment techniques, GAAP and statutory accounting principles, and generally accepted accounting standards.

You will identify risks and test controls associated with financial integrity, operational effectiveness and compliance with rules and regulations, systems and data integrity.

You will contribute to the preparation of audit reports including recommendations for improvement and work with the business in evaluating and strengthening their self-assessment programmes.

We are looking for someone with a professional qualification in accountancy and/or internal auditing e.g., ACA, MIIA. A good knowledge of risk assessment, accounting, and auditing principles within insurance will be a definite plus.

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