Interim Audit and Technical Manager

Recruiter
CIPFA-Penna
Location
North East England
Salary
Day rate dependant on experience
Posted
30 Apr 2018
Closes
30 May 2018
Ref
CB
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a local authority in the North East of England are looking for an Interim Audit and Technical Manager for a period of 3-6 months.

You will be responsible for the leadership and management of the Audit Section, incorporating Audit, Insurance, Risk Management and Fund. 

Role responsibility;

  • To manage and develop the section's resources to meet he authority's statutory duties
  • The ensure services are delivered to the highest quality standards and to meet the needs of internal and external customers
  • To develop, implement and promote risk management and counter fraud policies and procedures across the authority
  • Ensure the Audit service meets the requirements of the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards
  • Ensure cost effective insurance arrangements are in place to mitigate the council's risk
  • Ensure that good governance arrangement including sound systems of internal control are embedded across the council's services
  • Ensure good communications with external audit and the Audit Committee and assist with the development of the Audit Committee's role
  • Represent the Head of Finance with full authority at meetings, working in groups and external bodies as required
  • Contribute to the management of the Finance service through the Finance Management Team

You must be CCAB qualified with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience at a senior level. Local authority audit experience desirable.

For further information please contact Catherine.bush@penna.com or Philippa.watkins@penna.com