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Audit Manager

£450 - £550 per day

An Internal Audit position with one of our Financial Services clients, based in Canary Wharf.

The client is a clearing house with a global presence who are looking to double the size of their audit team due to the natural growth of the business. This role will be focused on execution and will work both independently and within a team to complete a broad range of audits.

This would be a great opportunity for a candidate with a generalist financial services audit skillset

Duties

  • Highlight risk & control issues to the business
  • Ensure Audit planning and testing is carried out correctly, including formulating test strategies/test papers
  • Audit reporting for senior management
  • Ensure the business follow recommendations through to their conclusion
  • Consistently look to implement best practice + drive process improvement
  • Build robust relationships with stakeholders across the group

Candidate Specification

  • Adaptability + the ability to work in a fluid environment
  • Financial Services experience (Ideally)
  • 5+ years' experience of Internal Audit
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Good stakeholder management
  • Strong communication skills
  • Qualified Accountant (Ideally)
  • Audit Qualifications (Ideally)

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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The team are responsible for the production of Management Accounts and reports directly to the Finance Manager but taking steer from others within the team as necessary.
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Primary areas upon initial engagement will be;
~ Fixed Assets & WIP Project Reporting & Control
~ Across many legal entities within the legacy group of companies - a key material reporting area within the group.
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~ Analysis & data capture of existing assets
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Cash Reconciliation & Oversight
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~ Duties will include but will not be limited to;
~ Providing oversight reporting of cash reconciliations
~ Process change updates & communication - critical to successful implementation
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Person Specification:
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