Head of Audit- Challenger Bank

  • £90,000 - £100,000 + Excellent Benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Gresham Hunt
  • 06 Apr 18 2018-04-06

Gresham Hunt are representing a leading Challenger Bank in their search for a Head of Audit with an affinity to Credit Risk


The person:

  • Audit experience within Financial Services, preferably Retail Banking
  • An Audit qualification is preferred - ACA/ACCA/CIA
  • Understanding of risk based Audits
  • Expertise of IT or finance and business operations, processes, products and controls
  • Understanding of regulatory requirements within Banking
  • Understanding of traded products

The role:

  • Planning of Audits collaboratively across portfolios, risk universe sections, risk assessments and audit plans.
  • Audit strategy
  • Continuous monitoring assignments 
  • Maintain constructive relationships with stakeholders so that audit planning and delivery is achieved smoothly and professionally.
  • Lead audit engagement
  • Provide ongoing feedback and escalate any performance related issues
  • Implementation of best practice 
  • Coordinate Management Action Plans directly with stakeholders. This may involve the testing of remediated controls and closure of issue.
  • Assist in preparing third party submissions for the Chief Auditor.

Please contact jamie.kendall@greshamhunt.com for more information.