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Internal Audit Manager - Edinburgh

Up to £90,000 - Financial Services - Qualified Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 2321 Date Posted: Tuesday 14 May 2024

Are you an internal audit professional with big ambitions?

W&A is working with a leading and innovative financial services business based in Edinburgh to help source an Internal Audit Manager.

This role will operate within one of our client’s key functions, maximising sustainable, high quality returns for their clients whilst managing the risks faced by the business.

Our client has an inclusive and supportive culture, offering extensive benefits, hybrid working and learning opportunities. 

Role Profile:

  • Cultivate an in-depth understanding of the business and the risks it faces, supporting the team and stakeholders in responding to those risks
  • Own significant relationships generating valuable audit insights and generating plan proposals aligned to the risks faced by the business
  • Effective management and prioritisation of competing priorities and phased delivery of a portfolio of complex audits
  • Oversee the timely and effective end to end delivery of audits
  • Effectively communicate information to senior leaders, landing complex and technical messages succinctly and persuasively
  • Provide high quality and effective coaching to junior team members
  • Ensure all of your own and your engagement team members’ output meets quality and methodology expectations including
  • Collaborate across the function fostering a culture of trust and support which encourages innovation and growth
  • Embrace innovation and digital opportunities to support the development of our people and continually improve our way of working

Required Experience & Skills:

  • Extensive relevant experience, in particular demonstrating experience of having delivered audits within financial services
  • Relevant professional qualification or equivalent
  • Strategic and analytical thinker
  • Ability to communicate in a clear manager and build relationships across all levels
  • Decisive and able to influence
  • Up to date knowledge of laws, regulations and standards
  • Strong project management skills