Senior Audit Manager, Professional Practices

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • RBS
  • 21 Aug 18 2018-08-21

See job description for details

The Business
Join us as a Senior Audit Manager in London or Edinburgh

  • We're looking for a dedicated high performer to join us as Senior Manager, Quality Assurance in this highly collaborative and important role
  • You'll be joining our integral Internal Audit (IA) function, achieving an excellent reach across this high impact area of our business, contributing to the delivery of vital assurance that keeps our customers safe

What you'll do

To succeed in this role, you'll need to be an experienced audit professional with an in-depth understanding and experience of quality assurance and methodology practices within the financial services audit industry. Alongside this, you'll have a knowledge of internal audit best practices, and an excellent understanding of risk and controls. It also would be an advantage to have an audit qualification or subject matter expertise in auditing technology risks and controls.

Your key responsibilities will include:
  • Providing support to manage the agreed IA Quality Assurance programme regarding the quality performance of their team members
  • Supporting the development and implementation of IA's audit methodology and quality assurance strategy by supporting engagement with stakeholders
  • Driving continuous improvement in the business area, championing change

The skills you'll need

To succeed in this role, you'll need to be an experienced audit professional with an in-depth understanding and experience of quality assurance and methodology practices within the financial services audit industry. Alongside this, you'll have knowledge of internal audit best practices, and an excellent understanding of risk and controls. It also would be an advantage to have an audit qualification, or subject matter expertise in auditing technology risks and controls.

You'll also have:
  • Effective communication and influencing skills, with the ability to negotiate with, challenge and influence stakeholders at all levels
  • The ability to communicate sometimes complex concepts to them in an easy to understand way
  • Good commercial acumen, with a strategic mind-set
  • Confidence to challenge old ways of working to benefit the business

How we'll reward you

In return, we offer a competitive salary and you'll also join our retirement savings plan. You can also choose from a selection of protection, healthcare or lifestyle extras from RBSelect, our fully flexible reward programme.

Visit our reward and benefits page for more information on the benefit packages we offer.

Inclusion

At RBS, we want everyone to feel welcome, regardless of your background or needs. If you need adjustments making to your working environment, we'll do everything we can to support you. As part of this commitment, we offer flexible working options for some of our roles - find out more .

As a Financial Services organisation we comply with and support the requirements set by our Regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), which are designed to protect our customers. This role falls under Conduct Rules of the Individual Accountability Regime (IAR) and is subject to pre-employment screening. This means if your application is successful, you'll need to satisfy some important background checks before you can start working with us. These will include a full credit check, a criminal record check, residency and right to work checks.