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Director of Audit

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a seasoned Director of Audit to join a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation. This role offers an attractive salary package between £100,000 - £120,000, based in the charming town of Burton upon Trent. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the audit team, ensuring financial compliance, and managing risk across the organisation. This is a fantastic chance to work in a supportive and inclusive environment where your expertise will be valued and rewarded. Attractive salary package between £100,000 - £120,000 Opportunity to lead and nurture a dedicated audit team. Work in a supportive and inclusive environment.

What you'll do:

As the Director of Audit, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the financial integrity of our organisation. You will lead a dedicated team of auditors, fostering an environment of collaboration and mutual support. Your strategic vision will guide the development of comprehensive audit strategies and plans. Ensuring financial compliance across all departments will be a key part of your role, as well as managing risk effectively through proactive identification and prevention of potential issues. Your ability to collaborate with other department heads will contribute significantly to improving overall organisational efficiency. Regular reporting on audit findings to senior management will also fall under your remit.
• Lead and manage the audit team to ensure effective operation and performance
• Develop and implement comprehensive audit strategies and plans
• Ensure financial compliance across all departments within the organisation
• Manage risk effectively by identifying potential issues and implementing preventative measures
• Collaborate with other department heads to improve overall organisational efficiency
• Provide regular reports on audit findings to senior management

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Director of Audit position brings a wealth of experience from similar roles, demonstrating strong leadership skills in managing and nurturing teams. Your extensive knowledge of auditing practices and financial regulations will be crucial in ensuring financial compliance across our organisation. Your proven ability to develop and implement effective audit strategies will be highly valued. Strong risk management skills are essential for this role, along with excellent interpersonal skills that enable effective collaboration.
• Proven experience in a similar role as Director of Audit or Senior Auditor
• Strong leadership skills with the ability to manage and nurture a team
• Excellent knowledge of auditing practices and financial regulations
• Ability to develop and implement effective audit strategies
• Strong risk management skills with the ability to identify potential issues
• Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate effectively

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Internal Auditor

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: £100,000 - £120,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Director

Location: Staffordshire

Job Reference: 51025913/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Dave Yate

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