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Internal Auditor

Greater Belfast
£26000 - £28000 Per Annum
5 months ago

Internal Auditor – City Centre

My Client:

A leading public sector organisation are urgently recruiting for an Internal Auditor for a long-term temporary contract. This will be a broad and varied role with one of NI’s target employers and will provide excellent experience for the successful candidate.

The Role:

Reporting to the Internal Audit Supervisor, the role will be a key post where you will play a key role on assignments with a range of high profile public sector clients. Duties are as follows:

  • To be the Lead Auditor on: a broad range of risk-based audit assignments of a complex/ad-hoc and often non-financial nature; verifications of controls assurance standards; and a broad range of routine audit assignments.
  • Obtain robust information and data from a range of client systems and through interviews with key client staff and perform detailed analysis of the data to inform judgements on adequacy of systems of internal control.
  • Draft high quality, value adding audit reports for client senior management, Directors and Audit Committees that include an audit opinion and practicable recommendations to address all risk issues and control weaknesses identified during the assignment.
  • Take responsibility for the operational management of allocated audit plans in support of the Audit Manager.
  • Assists the Audit Manager in drafting audit assignment plans.
  • Plan your own workload, and that of subordinate audit staff during audit assignments, to ensure that assignments are satisfactorily completed. The post holder will be expected to lead a number of audit assignments concurrently and to ensure the most effective and efficient use of time and resources.
  • Conducts investigations and consultancy assignments, under the supervision of the Audit Manager.
  • Day-to-day supervision of junior audit staff allocated to each audit assignment
  • Ad hoc duties as required

The ideal candidate:

  • (a) Candidates will ideally be part qualified with a CCAB accountancy body or the Institute of Internal Auditors or be a qualified Accounting Technician.

  • AND

    Have at least two years internal audit/finance experience.


    (b) Candidates must have worked as an internal auditor for at least five years.

  • Candidates must have good time management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines whilst managing competing priorities.

  • Candidates must demonstrate supervisory experience.

  • Candidates must have excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing.

  • Candidates must have a current drivers licence and have access to their own transport.

  • Remuneration

    £ Negotiable dep on experience

    For further information on this vacancy, or any other senior accountancy appointment in Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Damian Della Croce in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250.

    Job Reference: DDC030216_1541758599

    Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum

    Salary per: Annum

    Job Duration: Ongoing

    Job Start Date: ASAP

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