Your new company
A fantastic opportunity for a Audit Principal to join this public sector body with headquarters based in Central London.
What we`re looking for
We are looking for talented qualified accountants with recent external audit experience and with the ambition to further develop their careers in a supportive but challenging environment.
Successful candidates will be responsible for the delivery of a range of objectives, including the preparation and implementation of audit plans, the leadership of audit teams, and the development of junior colleagues. We are looking for people with the ability to develop strong client and business relationships and who demonstrate high levels of accountability and professionalism. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a high profile environment, making a direct contribution to the drive to improve public services and ensure good value for the taxpayer.
What you'll get in return
- Financial benefits - a highly competitive salary, access to the excellent civil service pension scheme (the NAO contributes 16%-24% of your salary), interest free season ticket loan, cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, access to a discount portal and paid professional subscriptions.
- Work life balance - You will receive an annual leave entitlement of 27 days (rising to 32 days after five year's service), a range of flexible working options and generous family leave including 6 months maternity leave on full pay.
- Career development - You will enjoy varied and challenging work opportunities and can also benefit from secondments and work shadowing. There are plenty of opportunities to progress your career at the NAO through internal promotions and talent programmes. The experience and skills you will gain here are also highly transferable and will allow you to develop your career externally either in the public or the private sector, should you choose to do so in the future.
- Commitment to your well-being - We provide you with a free Employee Assistance Programme, subsidised on-site gym membership, free eye tests and regular health checks.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.