Internal Auditor - Data Analytics

  • £400-£500 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Contract, Full time
  • Aston Carter Ltd
  • 23 Mar 18 2018-03-23

My client, a leading British Bank, is looking for a Senior Internal Auditor to help support the data analytics team to support the delivery of the annual audit plan.

Key Responsibilities:


Responsible for the delivery of a portfolio of data analytics assignments in support of the annual audit plan. 
Work with Analytics SME’s across Group Audit to encourage and support the use of analytics.
Work with other data analytics specialists and other audit team members to identify opportunities for data analytics, and then develop and deliver those analytics. You will support Group Audit colleagues and business management in understanding your findings, and agreeing where action needs to be taken in order to protect the Group.  
Will apply and champion the Group Audit methodology and standards and keep abreast of audit best practice and the changing regulatory environment.
Help develop, coach and motivate colleagues to create high performing teams that consistently demonstrate group values.


Candidate Requirements


Relevant audit qualification, such as Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or qualified accountant (e.g. ACCA), or clearly evidence comparable audit skills acquired through relevant training and work experience.
Experience of delivering internal audit assignments, from agreeing scope to the delivery of findings, preferably within a financial services organisation.
Following a formal audit methodology and professional audit standards, including documenting work and drafting findings.
Working collaboratively to develop an understanding of risks, business processes and controls.
Leading data analytics assignments with minimal support.
Sourcing, cleansing and importing data. Designing, developing and delivering computer-assisted audit techniques (CAATs) and data analytics in an internal audit context.
You must be proficient in developing and running SQL scripts and using Microsoft Excel.  Knowledge of other tools such as CaseWare IDEA, Tableau, Microsoft Access and R is desirable but not required.
Strong communication skills. 
A proven track record of delivery, managing under pressure and meeting tight deadlines.

Awareness of the latest trends in data analytics and computer assisted audit techniques (CAATs), as well as in internal audit in general. Awareness of emerging risks within Financial Services.