Job Description

Internal Audit Manager

Resourcery Group are working with a brilliant global business based near Skelmersdale as they look to hire a new Internal Audit Manager. This is a brilliant opportunity to work for a market leader as they look to build out their internal audit function in this well established and profitable business. The Internal Audit Manager will work with the Group FD and wider finance team across a number of important projects. You will have the ability to communicate and build relationships at all levels with both internal and external stakeholders in this important role. 

Our client has an excellent reputation and has built a culture and work environment that is hard to match. They are a large business with a global presence, but have retained the company values and ethos that the business was founded on, over 50 years ago. In short it is a brilliant place to work. 

The Internal Audit Manager will join the business at a time of growth, when profits are excellent and the business is thriving. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Quarterly and annual audit reporting
  • Co-ordinate the implementation of financial and compliance programmes
  • Continual improvement of internal controls
  • Hands-on approach to obtaining audit evidence (invoices, PO’s etc) with requirement to understand Finance systems.
  • Identify areas of improvement to Finance Director to ensure that shortcomings / weaknesses identified in the Audit are corrected for future audit work.
  • Document finance processes to provide further supporting audit evidence to sample requests.  
  • Management and development of audit team.
  • Proven systematic and structured approach to managing and solving audit issues.

 Key Requirements 

  • Experience of leading an audit and managing small team.
  • Qualified Accountant / Professional Audit qualification
  • Strong interpersonal skills

This role is a great opportunity for someone looking to make their first move from practice or someone with experience in audit roles within finance. Our client has large, modern offices near Skelmersdale but also offers hybrid working.