Internal Auditor - Senior Manager - Banking

  • Salary:79,000£
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Permanent, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Updated on:23 Mar 19

Our Client a “big 4” consultancy firm has an urgent need for an Internal Auditor to join their Banking team on this opportunity to play a leadership role in managing dynamic IA teams leveraging fellow SMEs skills and making a real value adding client impact. This is an excellent opportunity to break into Consulting and explore new projects and clients while climbing the career ladder.

The role

As a Senior Manager, you will be developing client relationships and supporting business development initiatives and supporting partners/directors to lead a variety of IA engagements covering the spectrum of services that we provide including: 

  • Reviewing and helping to establish internal audit functions; 
  • Creating audit plans; 
  • Delivery of individual and/or a programme of internal audit projects; 
  • Partnering with clients to supply specialist SME resource;
  • Secondments to IA functions to help deliver audits;
  • Performing external assessments of internal audit functions; and 
  • Supporting the delivery of training to IA teams on regulatory themes, IA and industry hot topics. 
  • Assisting with building new client relationships through attendance at both internally hosted and external events. 

The Responsibilities 

  • Managing a portfolio of existing IA clients and developing relationships with key stakeholders. 
  • Supporting the partners/directors to prepare for business development meetings with target clients, attending those meetings and helping to manage the opportunities pipeline.  
  • Understanding clients’ IA needs and highlighting further work opportunities to client service teams and assisting in the development of compelling proposals/solutions to support new business initiatives.  
  • Attending key clients meetings (i.e. planning and risk assessments, Audit Committee etc.) with senior auditees/stakeholders. 
  • Reviewing key client deliverables such as IA reports, working papers, and audit programs including managing the input from subject matter experts before final quality assurance by partners/directors. 
  • Sharing knowledge and insights on current and emerging FS and IA best practice, issues and trends. 

 

Requirements

  • Achieved an accountancy qualification including but not limited to ACA, ACCA, IIA, CCAB
  • Significant Internal Audit and/or Risk Management experience, including experience of co-ordinating teams delivering audits and management of annual planning processes.
  • Private sector and/or professional services experience within FS clients.