Head of Internal Audit & Risk

Recruiter
Communicate Recruitment Solutions LTD
Location
London, South East England
Salary
120,000 - 140,000
Posted
01 Apr 2021
Closes
15 Apr 2021
Ref
1983440690
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
A FTSE 250 company in the London area are looking to hire a Head of Internal Audit & Risk to takeover from the current Head. They have a small team, but a global outreach, so you will need a mix of hands on and management experience at the Head of Audit level. It's an interesting time in the businesses development as they're making a lot of hires currently due to a surge in demand for its product.

Key Responsibilities:
  • To form relationships with key stakeholders throughout the businesses
  • To work closely with external and internal partners in the planning and the delivery of internal audit reporting
  • Continue on with the audit & risk plan and make changes where necessary
  • Manage a small team in the UK and a few in other countries
  • Attend quarterly Audit Committee meetings
  • You will need to be able to commit to 20% international travel

The successful candidate will have:
  • An accounting qualification such as a ACA/ACCA/CPA/CA is preferable
  • Big 4 experience is preferable
  • A strong background in Internal Audit & Risk
  • The ability to work autonomously and run projects to a high standard, whilst managing your time successfully
  • Ability to work well under pressure, whilst producing results
  • At least 3 years experience leading Audit Committee meetings
  • Experience within PLC environments