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FS Internal Audit Manager - Big 4 - Edinburgh

up to £46,500 + Cash/Benefit Allowance + Benefits - Audit & Risk
Ref: 3541 Date Posted: Monday 21 May 2018
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Internal Audit Manager sought for the rapidly expanding Scottish financial services practice of this Big 4 firm of Chartered Accountants. The team specialises in the provision of audit and advisory services to the financial services sector.  Assurance is core to their business and they leverage this skill set to support their clients in an advisory capacity in areas such as accounting and regulatory change, treasury and prudential risk, transaction services and finance transformation.  Continued growth of their practice has created a need to recruit experienced professionals specialising in the Investment Management, Insurance or Banking sectors.

As a member of their Edinburgh team, reporting to a Senior Manager or Partner/Director, you will work on wide ranging engagements including but not limited to outsource and co-source internal audit; effectiveness reviews; methodology training, and advice on development and implementation of governance, risk and control frameworks.

Your core responsibilities will include:

  • Actively participating in, and manage all aspects of, the delivery of high class internal audit services to a range of clients within the Financial Services sector;
  • Regularly utilise a range of internal audit methodologies, including advanced techniques such as Data Analytics;
  • Actively contributing to process enhancement and the effective financial and risk management of the Internal Audit practice;
  • Developing a range of business advisory skills, including the provision of advice on business process enhancement;
  • Work closely with a range of staff and gain skills and experience in a wide range of areas of relevance and interest to the Financial Services sector;
  • Developing and maintaining client relationships, working with client staff at all levels up to and including Board members;
  • Develop and grow skills in presenting to Audit Committees, and a range of other client governance fora;
  • Support the learning and development of a number of junior staff; and

You will be a qualified Accountant or Certified Internal Auditor with a strong technical background working in an Internal Audit, Quality Assurance, Risk Management or Compliance role. Experience within Financial Services is preferred, but not essential as long as you have a genuine interest in the sector and can demonstrate an ability to learn quickly. The role requires developed stakeholder engagement skills coupled with strong organisation, problem solving and analysis skills.

Salary up to £46,500 + Cash/Benefit Allowance + Benefits. Our client offers a unique career opportunity in a supportive, challenging and fast-growing environment.  For further information contact Stuart Ringland on (0131) 516 4333 or email