Internal Audit Manager (Corporate Sector) - Central London
I am hiring for a leading Top 10 Accounting Firm who is seeking an experienced Internal Audit Manager to join their growing Corporate Sector team in London. My client work with a range of private, entrepreneurial companies through to UK listed companies and some of the largest FT Global organisations in the world.
The opportunity is fantastic for those who are seeking that balance of approximately 50% Advisory/Consulting and 50% core Internal Audit engagements. There is the opportunity to work on a wide variety of IA engagements on a broad spectrum of service sectors including Oil & Gas, Retail, Manufacturing, Entertainment with clients in the FTSE 100, AIM/250, Mid-tier SME’s and Foreign Listed Company brackets.
The role has fast track career progression to Senior Manager/Director level. There have also been recent examples where some employees have had 2 promotions within an 18-month period.
The role requires national and international travel of up to 50% due to a growing European client portfolio. The length of travel will vary between approximately 1-2 weeks, but you will not be required to work on 2-3-month engagements. All travel will be expensed of course.
You will manage a portfolio of clients, maintain relationship with senior client staff and be responsible for the financial performance of these accounts. You will develop audit strategies and report to the Senior Manager/Partner/Director. The candidate should also have strong team management experience, effectively be able to recognise where specialists are required, review the audit evidences and ensure work in progress is monitored.
The chosen applicant will be required to have:
- Qualifications in ACA, CA, ACCA or IIA or QBE
- Strong Corporate Audit background
- Financial Audit experience
- Management experience (leading a team(s))
- Some exposure to Business Development (i.e. proposals and bid work)
- Some co-source/out-source audit experience
Due to the requirement of occasionally travelling internationally, there is no sponsorship on offer for this role I’m afraid.
We are shortlisting now with the aim for interviews for appropriate candidates next week, so interested applicants should please email me their CV or call me ASAP in the strictest of confidence.