Our client is an established, entrepreneurial, and award winning Financial Services business who offer a range of finance solutions to SME clients. Working as part of an independent team, you will make impartial, professional decisions and provide constructive recommendations to enable effective risk management & governance.
The scope of the role will be to lead and manage the Group Internal Audit plan, implement IA strategies and support Group-wide risk assessments to ensure audit activity is aligned to the needs of the Group.
Demonstrable experience of leading and managing IA teams within financial services or banking.
Strong knowledge of audit methodologies including data analytics.
Experience of risks audit within Retail Banking products (resi & commercial mortgages, asset finance, retail savings etc)
Good working knowledge of UK regulatory rules (PRA and FCA).
Able to build credibility with senior stakeholders and wider IA team.
Strong leadership track record with ability to lead and motivate an established team
Ideally of graduate calibre or proven track record in audit
Experience working for a notable audit firm desirable (e.g. BIG 4/Top 10)
Relevant qualifications (e.g. ACA, FCA, ACCA, CFA, CIA etc.)
Experience of leading auditors in a similarly dynamic financial services environment with extensive PQE