Internal Auditor - Insurance

Location
Sevenoaks, Kent
Salary
40k-50k + package
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
05 Nov 2016
Ref
NE4J46
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Travel
0-25% Travel

Leading insurance business based in Sevenoaks is looking for an internal auditor to join a growing function. The audit function sits within the Business Assurance Team which also includes a Compliance Division so you will work very closely with members of these team. 

If you are from a Finance Auditing background you will need to have audited insurance clients in order to understand FCA. 

Summary:

The role is to assist the Head of Internal Audit to include audit rolling plan, individual audit assignments and periodic reporting. 

Key areas of responsibility:
 

  • Review the effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes. 
  • Plan and scope risk based reviews with Senior Management approval as per the agreed Audit Plan.
  • Evaluate compliance with policies and procedures and prepare reports presenting key findings, making recommendations and documenting management action plans. 
  • Undertake follow-up reviews on agreed actions to provide assurance to the Audit & Risk Committee.
  • To undertake other reasonable responsibilities and projects as required by the Business Assurance Team;

Ideal Skillset

  • Experience of reviewing and analysing operational processes. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including good presentation and report writing skills.
  • An analytical and problem solving mind-set with good attention to detail
  • Knowledge of General Insurance industry
  • Qualified or part qualified and actively studying towards a relevant CCAB qualification, ACCA or CIMA.
  • Education to degree level or equivalent;
  • Sound business acumen.