Job reference: BBBH11545
Type: Contract
Consultant: Ian Greep
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Edinburgh
Start Date: 07-Jan-2019
Close Date: 04-Feb-2019
Specialism: Audit
Sector: Accounting and Finance

Job description:

Are you a skilled Auditor with demonstrable experience of supporting a number of UK based audits within an asset management firm or the wider financial services?

If so then this may be the role for you. Our client, a global asset management firm is looking for a Senior Auditor or Audit Manager to ensure that the company meets its regulatory reputational and commercial requirements by delivering audit work for the portfolio, inputting audit deliverables and ensuring the delivery of all aspects of the Audit Plan.

This is initially a 6 month contract based in Edinburgh.

Core requirements:

  • Educated to degree level with a relevant professional qualification or experience
  • Internal audit experience, ideally within asset management.
  • Experience in leading reviews would be an advantage as well as managing relationships with the business.
  • Project management and systems development experience will be looked upon favourably
  • High levels of communication

Core responsibilities:

  • Deliver audit work for the portfolio and inputting into audit deliverables.
  • Support Audit Managers to deliver all aspects of the Audit Plan and audit outputs in line with methodology.
  • Develop an understanding of Group Strategy and Business Objectives to focus work on the highest risks.
  • Understand Group Internal Audit and business requirements and ensure these are adhered to in routine situations
  • Effectively apply analytical methods to more difficult problems and situations.
  • Communicate audit findings effectively to senior business management in a clear, constructive and accurate manner to mitigate risk
  • Maintain an understanding of varied and complex business operations and objectives across key areas of the company.
  • Identify the root cause of control errors and recommend practical solutions, drawing on previous experiences, to adequately and effectively solve internal control weaknesses.

Job reference: 11545
To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

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