A renowned financial services organisation located in Surrey are currently undergoing expansion through acquisition and require an Internal Auditor to make a significant contribution in delivering the group wide Internal Audit Plan. The Internal Auditor is a key role in the auditing of business goals, performance objectives, and the impact of a variety of economic, financial and management decisions in reporting to the Board the appropriateness of the business’s control framework and ensuring appropriate controls are in place to aid the business in meeting its objectives. This will entail carrying out audits on all areas of the business. Key Responsibilities •Performing all elements of the Audit cycle, including planning, testing, reporting, delivery and follow up on a range of risk-based assignments of varying size and complexity. •Proactively identify areas where risk is outside of the business’ 'appetite’ levels and make value adding recommendations to Management to address weaknesses. •Accurately and effectively ascertaining the reliability of information systems examined (input, processing and output) and ensure that all systems examined comply with relevant regulations, accounting principles, appropriate financial controls, and established company policies and procedures. •The proactive management of the business in the closing out of audit recommendations ensuring appropriate solutions are implemented within the agreed deadlines. •Supporting the business in the development of their current control framework to maximise its effectiveness in a cost efficient way. Skills & Experience •Part Qualified Auditor or Accountancy - CIMA, ACA, ACCA, CMIIA, QiCA or CISA. •Internal and external audit experience will be considered - Financial Services experience is advantageous. •Inquisitive nature with an ability to gather, analyse and evaluate facts and to prepare and present concise oral and written reports. •Good interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with individuals at all levels of seniority. •Ability to independently deliver accurate and concise work to tight deadlines. •Ability to establish, maintain and manage effective working relationships with staff at all levels of the business, whilst continuing to maintain independence and objectivity. •Ambitious, self-motivated with an ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team. For further information and to register your interest in this challenging and career enhancing Internal Auditor opportunity please do apply with your full CV details.