European Internal Audit Manager

Addington Ball
West Midlands
30 Jul 2019
26 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Global business seeks Internal Audit Manager for their European manufacturing operations.

Based in Solihull, Birmingham, the European Internal Audit Manager is responsible for assisting the Internal Audit Director in managing the audit co-sourcing arrangement and in the planning, organisation and management of Internal Audit operations.

This position is 'hands-on' in all aspects of the Internal Audit department, interacting with management to discuss audit findings and recommendations intended to improve business practices.

50% travel required, predominately European.


Assist the Internal Audit Director in the risk assessment process and the planning and execution of the department's audits
Provide input on the development of the annual Internal Audit plan
Develop, execute, and manage all aspects of a risk-based audit by conducting planning activities, preparing process flows, conducting fieldwork, reviewing work papers, monitoring audit progress, preparing audit reports and presenting findings and recommendations to plant management
Assist management in monitoring compliance via controls testing, providing guidance on internal control risks and best practices, and supporting coordination with the external auditors
Establish good relations with management, process owners and external parties
Represent internal audit on company-wide project teams, management meetings and to external organisations
Work with internal groups and others without compromising audit independence and objectivity
Acts as a liaison with the external auditors and support their initiatives
Maintain continuing professional education requirements
Work to implement methods and systems that increase the effectiveness of the Internal Audit function.

Qualified Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and/or ACA / ICAEW, ACCA, CPA or equivalent
Comprehensive understanding of internal auditing, US GAAP, PCAOB standards, SEC regulations, SOX compliance and the COSO framework
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, at all business levels
Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to rapidly assimilate knowledge of processes and systems.
Strong organisational and time management skills with proven ability to manage multiple assignments and projects with varying deadlines
Strong IT skills
50% travel required, predominately European.
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