Internal Audit Manager - Manchester

Manchester, Manchester
£40,000 - £50,000 per annum
09 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Manager - Internal Audit
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Job Type: Full time

The company client is a rapidly expanding Financial Services brand who are actively looking to recruit a dynamic and driven Internal Audit Manager to lead engagements and act in an advisory and consulting capacity regarding risk management, governance and the regulatory change agenda. This is an outstanding opportunity to achieve a highly lucrative and rewarding career.

Major duties for this job will involve:

* Manage client relationships, planning and delivering a range of Internal Audit services
* Act as the key point of contact during audit assignments for stakeholder engagement
* Complete Internal Audit assignments to budget and time across a number of locations
* Work with a wide range of subject matter experts in areas such as IT, prudential regulation, conduct risk and treasury
* Drive our continuous improvement in our Internal Audit methodology
* Gain extensive knowledge of client businesses to recognise potential business opportunities and build strong relationships
* Participate in development of the Internal Audit thought leadership
* Have a broader perspective of potential issues encountered when managing diverse teams and the strategies to overcome them; have a clear understanding of the firm's commitment to creating a more inclusive culture

Essential competencies and experience required:

* A graduate degree, minimum 2:1, from a leading academic institution or relevant professional qualification.
* Financial Services experience preferred, either as part of a Financial Services Institution, in an advisory or business consulting capacity to similar organisations, or in the regulation of such Institutions. Particularly in the following areas: General and Life Insurance, Investment/ Asset Management, Retail Banking or Wholesale/ Investment Banking.
* Proven track record track record and solid experience of working within, or with, an Internal Audit function, or having worked within external audit.
* Good knowledge of auditing techniques (including risk assessment, audit scoping, devising audit approach, controls testing, substantive testing).
* Demonstrated track record in leading the development of deliverables (proposals, reports, presentations) to a high standard.
* Highly motivated approach, with a proven ability to work on own initiative within a challenging work environment.
* Excellent interpersonal skills, including oral/written communication and influencing skills.
* Willingness to travel to clients.

If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, please don't hesitate to send your CV and APPLY NOW.