Internal Audit Consultant - Banking

  • Salary:£500 - £600
  • Location:London, England, United Kingdom
  • Job Type:Contract, Full time
  • Company:Alexander Ash Consulting
  • Updated on:12 Oct 18

Internal Audit Consultant - Banking

Internal Audit Practice is growing at a rapid pace and is looking to hire an Internal Audit Consultant - Banking to join their Banking team. If so, this is a great opportunity for an individual to be involved in managing the team and supporting business development through building meaningful trusted relationships with clients.

The Role 

  • Supporting partners/directors to identify and develop new client relationships. 
  • Actively participating in and supporting the partners/directors in business development activity including the development of proposals and presenting to client selection panels. 
  • Assisting with building new client relationships through attendance at both internally hosted and external events. 
  • Supporting the partners/directors in the delivery of internal audit outsource/ co-source or External Quality Assessments for B2B Clients. 
  • Collaboration with a number of firm-wide subject matter experts providing assurance to clients on emerging risk areas. 
  • Acting as a coach to members of the team and helping with the development of the team as a whole. 

The Responsibilities 

  • Managing a portfolio of existing IA clients and developing relationships with key stakeholders.
  • Supporting the partners/directors to prepare for business development meetings with target clients, attending those meetings and helping to manage the opportunities pipeline. 
  • Understanding clients’ IA needs and highlighting further work opportunities to client service teams and assisting in the development of compelling proposals/solutions to support new business initiatives.
  • Attending key clients meetings (i.e. planning and risk assessments, Audit Committee etc.) with senior auditees/stakeholders. 
  • Reviewing key client deliverables such as IA reports, working papers, and audit programs including managing the input from subject matter experts before final quality assurance by partners/directors. 

Qualifications & Skills 

  • Achieved an accountancy qualification including but not limited to ACA, ACCA, IIA, CCAB. We will also consider other suitable Internal Audit qualifications. 
  • Significant Internal Audit and/or Risk Management experience, including experience of co-ordinating teams delivering audits and management of annual planning processes. 
  • Private sector and/or professional services experience within FS clients. 
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to facilitate workshops both internally and externally. 
  • Outstanding communication skills and experience of dealing with senior stakeholders.