Specialist Senior Auditor - Finance Specialist Senior Auditor - Finance …

in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Specialist Senior Auditor - Finance

Join us as a Specialist Senior Auditor, Finance

  • You'll be contributing to independent audit engagement assurance by undertaking allocated tasks within the engagement life cycle
  • We'll look to you to provide quality, efficient and effective assurance and influence business managers to improve control
  • This is a fast-paced and varied role which will enable you to build your network at the bank, by collaborating with a broad range of stakeholders and senior employees

What you'll do

As a Specialist Senior Auditor covering Finance , you'll be assessing risks and controls within the Finance function, covering areas including Financial Control & Reporting, Regulatory Reporting, and Franchise and Services Finance. This will involve you undertaking testing, effectively contributing to continuous monitoring by analysing MI or reviewing risk information. You'll effectively engage with business stakeholders throughout audit engagements, ensuring a good understanding of business risks and an open and effective discussion on key risks.

On top of this, you'll be contributing to discussions in order to influence the prudent management of risk, as well as leading small audit engagements, to produce effective engagement reports and opinions which successfully influence business managers to manage risk prudently within their risk appetite.

You'll also be:

  • Delivering elements of a regular or complex audit engagement
  • Contributing to assurance planning and undertaking effective process mapping
  • Coaching auditors and supporting them to realise their potential on the engagement
  • Leveraging our industry leading audit methodology and tools
  • Effectively sharing knowledge across the function in relation to specific engagements

The skills you'll need

We're looking for a newly qualified chartered accountant with an ICAS, ICAEW or ACCA qualification. You'll need audit experience or experience in risk management, and a strong understanding of the principles of good risk management.

You'll also bring:

  • A keen eye for detail
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • A thorough grounding in monitoring and testing effective controls
  • An awareness and understanding of data analytics, with the ability to assess and prioritise data effectively
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and a strong collaborative approach

  • A clear communication style, with the ability to translate concepts in a clear and concise way