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Audit Manager

£65000 - £85000 per annum Standard Package



Operational duties

  • Assess risks and controls within the client group and articulate to management, the AFC and regulators on their adequacy and effectiveness.
  • Contribute to the yearly audit plan, by assessing the key risks within the client group and reviewing risks
  • Nurture strong working relations with stakeholders of all levels
  • Contribute to difficult, potentially unclear, and flexible work as required.
  • Responsible for the planning and execution of complex audits and high level reviews.
  • Ability to travel to perform audits (approx. 1–2 trips per annum).

Strategically focused duties

  • Perform continuous monitoring of the business, under the direction of audit management, to identify emerging risks and issues and report to audit management and the Audit & Finance Committee.
  • To monitor and review key projects within the client group and highlight any unidentified risks or potential control issues


  • Strong experience working within Internal Audit in a financial services environment (ideally banking) and / or strong financial and operational audit experience across a range of business audits in a financial institution.
  • Strong technical expertise relating to audit engagements
  • Analysis skills
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience and understanding of regulatory requirements, e.g. FRBNY


  • Qualified Accountant
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