0Senior Internal Audit Manager / Associate Director
Competitive Salary + Benefits
Are you looking to take the next step on your journey? Do you want to be part of an international family whose vision is "To make their services smarter, more effective, and more personal every day"? If yes, then you could be our next investment! At Azets, you're in control of your career and with our support this will make us even stronger, together.
"Your Journey, Your Voice, Your Success".
Azets is an award-winning leading firm of Accountants and Business Advisers operating across the UK and the Nordics. We are a family of over 7,500 employees and work across over 80 offices in the UK alone. We have seen dramatic growth in recent years which has made us the 9th largest accountancy firm in the UK.
For us, the personal attributes of each of our employees is what makes us authentic in the marketplace. We look for people who can not only collaborate with peers but can also bring their own voice to the table. We want people who are dynamic in their approach and respectful of other people’s opinions. We're looking for someone who wants to join a family of like-minded individuals and be more than just a team member.
As a Senior Manager of our Internal Audit team in London you will manage manage clients of varying sizes and composition covering a range of sectors in line with the Risk and Assurance Services (RAS) methodologies. You will oversee all aspects of client management assuming overall responsibility for allocating work and ensuring client service is maintained at a high level. Day to day you will manage the end to end audit process, including planning and scheduling individual assignments, undertake resource scheduling and manage billing and collection in respect of each client. You will lead a team of experienced staff members as well as coaching more junior members of the team. You will also attend Audit Committee meetings as and when required. You will support the Partner with work, assisting them with the department's exciting growth strategy and support with marketing and business development projects where needed. You will be primarily be involved with delivery work covering London and the South region.
The successful candidate will demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of risk management, corporate governance, internal audit and systems/controls testing and will be ACA, ACCA, CIPFA, or IIA qualified. You'll have experience of internal auditing clients within the public, not-for-profit or third sector, preferably in an outsourced or co-sourced environment.
This is a critical role for the team and along with the Partner you will play a big part on making key decisions on recruitment, staff appraisals, training and development and act as an ambassador for the firm for providing a best-in class, insightful and value added internal audit service to our clients.
Key accountabilities for this role is summarised below:
Our values are at the heart of everything we do. We're looking for people who also believe in these drivers as we work together to achieve success for both our colleagues and our clients alike. As a business, we believe we are stronger together. We share knowledge, ask for help and empower each other to achieve more collectively. We are open-minded and value everyone’s contribution, embracing our differences and fostering a culture of trust and inclusion. We look for people who adapt quickly to change, finding smart ways to deliver the best results and remain one step ahead. Does this sound like you?
The relationship that we have with our colleagues is of the upmost importance to us as a business. Your voice is important to us. Attracting and retaining the right people who will deliver the level of service that our clients expect is key to both our and your success.
We offer training and development opportunities to all employees and nurture talent from all backgrounds. This helps us to grow our own and bring out the very best in people.