Internal Auditor

Location
Sevenoaks
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: plus benefits plus bonus plus pension
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
18 Jan 2017
Ref
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Contact
Sean McManus
Job Title
Accountant
Category
Insurance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 Our client is an Insurance business in Sevenoaks, with a number of other associated businesses. The Head of Internal Audit would like to strengthen his team. This is an outstanding opportunity to work across a diverse range of businesses and face a unique risk and control proposition. It will be challenging and highly rewarding.

You will be an experienced Auditor with insurance experience who can hit the floor running. You could be ACA/ACCA/CII or qualified by experience. You will be working for a charismatic and and verty personable head of audit who will support and encourage you in your work. 

This is an opportunity to work out of London and would suit someone in the Kent Area. Must drive!
  

Responsibilities:

  • Review the effectiveness and efficiency of operational processes within the Insurer and related Service Companies;

  • Plan and scope risk based reviews with Senior Management approval as per the agreed Audit Plan;

  • Evaluate compliance with policies and procedures within the Insurer and related service companies;

  • Prepare reports presenting key findings, making recommendations and documenting agreed management actions;

  • Undertake Follow-Up reviews on agreed actions to provide assurance to the Audit & Risk Committee that management agreed actions are implemented;

  • To undertake other reasonable responsibilities and projects as required by the Business Assurance Team;

  • To adhere to Company processes with regard to FCA and FSC compliance and Treating Customers Fairly;


You:
 

  • Experience of working in a fast moving and entrepreneurial environment;


  • Experience of reviewing and analysing operational processes and controls;


  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and use own initiative with a positive can-do attitude;


  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including good presentation and report writing skills;


  • An analytical and problem solving mindset with an attention to detail.


  • Developed ability to deal with all levels of staff


  • Strong influencing and negotiating skillsWorks well under pressure