Senior Internal Auditor - International Life Insurer

£55000 - £65000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Goodman Masson
Contract Type
Full Time
0-25% Travel
Global and leading insurer looking for experience insurance internal auditor!

Background and Purpose:

The internal audit team assists management by giving assurance on, and identifying opportunities for improvement in, processes and controls. This covers all aspects of the business. This candidate will be responsible for leading or supporting the lead auditor with the delivery of audits on an assignment basis across the Group and supporting the Audit Manager for each assignment through the entire audit process from planning through to issue management and closure.

Principal Accountabilities:

*Contributing to the delivery of audit reviews of processes, controls and systems within Business Units across the Group as required.
*Plan one or more audit assignments simultaneously. Collate information on the area being audited, including key systems, organisational structure, financial and budgetary information, any legal or regulatory requirements etc. Dialogue and interviews with the management responsible for the area being audited.
*Document the key processes and associated controls being examined in the audit, using flowcharts where necessary. Complete a control and risk assessment matrix following documentation of the systems and processes being reviewed.

Knowledge & Experience Required:

*Appropriate post-qualification experience in an IA role, management experience an advantage.
*Recognised Audit or Accountancy Qualification (additional qualifications such as CISA are beneficial).
*Demonstrable experience of influencing and challenging senior management and building excellent relationships.
*Track record producing value-adding, commercially realistic recommendations in risk, consultancy or internal audit environment.
*Leading edge risk management knowledge and expertise.
*Relevant insurance experience.

To learn more about this opportunity please get in touch!