Audit & Risk Manager

Enfield (City/Town), London (Greater)
MM2 (£44,973 to £52,296 + up to 10% PRP)
05 Jan 2018
31 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

As part of the Audit & Risk Management Service’s commitment to providing high quality and efficient services, we are looking to recruit a highly motivated and experienced Audit & Risk Manager to manage the strategic and operational activities of the Council’s internal audit and risk management service, including development and performance management of the team.

You will play a key role in the development and delivery of the Council’s Risk Management Strategy and Internal Audit Service, helping the Council to achieve its objectives through proportionate arrangements for governance, risk management and internal control.

This is a critical post within the Council’s Audit and Risk Management Service and you will represent the Head of Internal Audit & Risk Management in their absence as and when required.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of Internal Audit & Risk Management, you will assist with the continuous improvement and innovation of the internal audit and risk management services, ensuring that the Council always has a fit for purpose and suitably skilled resource in the in-house team and bought-in service. This will include ensuring compliance with Public Sector Internal Audit Standards.

In addition, the Audit & Risk Manager will provide technical advice and practical solutions to business problems, facilitating identification of key risks and their mitigation across the Council, and developing trusted relationships with key stakeholders whilst supporting the Head of Internal Audit & Risk Management in providing objective assurance on the Council’s internal control environment.

About you

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who has a full accountancy qualification (CCAB) or relevant internal audit qualification (IIA).

You must be outcome focused; able to undertake a portfolio of complex or high profile assignments and seek, at all times, to deliver high quality assurance assignments against agreed targets and timescales through the management and motivation of the in-house compliment of staff and co-sourced internal audit contractor.

You will have excellent communication skills and the ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels within the Council.

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Closing Date:  31st January 2018, Midnight

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