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Internal Auditor

  • Location

    Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Public Sector & Not-for-Profit

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Helen Dodds

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Sellick Partnership are currently working to recruit an Internal Auditor for a well known public sector organisation in Newcastle upon Tyne. As an Internal Auditor, you'll be part of a dedicated team undertaking audit assignments in accordance with professional standards.

You will need to demonstrate significant Internal Audit experience across a broad range of areas (operational and financial audits, IT, VFM and risk).

Key Responsibilities -

- Carrying out a range of audits in accordance with professional standards with minimum supervision. This involves obtaining an understanding of key processes and activities to identify risks, developing and executing tests of internal controls, suggesting recommendations for possible improvements to processes, procedures and controls, and drafting an audit report for agreement with the auditee
- Providing advice and guidance to colleagues on internal control
- Carrying out ad-hoc audits and special investigations (potential frauds, areas of management concern);
occasional grant certification work
- Representation at miscellaneous meetings and to deputise for the Head of Internal Audit when required.

Knowledge, Skills And Experience -

  • Significant, recent internal auditing experience in increasingly challenging roles across all areas of internal auditing: systems, risk, IT, contracts, VFM.
  • Thorough understanding of the principles of risk management, internal control and internal audit practices.
  • The ability to quickly understand policies and procedures and apply accounting and auditing principles.
  • Good analytical skills and ability to draw conclusions from audit fieldwork, and make suggestions as to possible improvements to internal control.

If you'd like to work for an innovative company who plays a leading role in economic, social and cultural development of the North East then please get in touch with Helen Dodds at Sellick Partnership.

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