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Senior Internal Auditor – Accounting and Finance job – Market related salary – Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Permanent
  • Johannesburg
  • Oct 1, 2018

A fantastic job opportunity has become available at a leading asset management firm based in Johannesburg. The firm is currently looking for a Senior Internal Auditor to join their team.

Your key job responsibilities as the Senior Internal Auditor in Johannesburg will include:

  • Plan and execute and straightforward and less complex sections of the annual audit plan
  • Complete risk assessments in conformance with department standards, generally in moderately complex areas
  • Contribute to background research and planning of audits and reviews
  • Input into Draft Audit Planning Memorandum, Risk Evaluation and work execution programme
  • Complete Detailed Work Programmes and testing in with departmental methodology
  • Ensure that audit recommendations are in accordance with “best practice” but also consider whether they are practical and commercially viable. Where there is doubt discuss the detail with peers and Internal Audit management
  • Summarise Issues for presentation and review prior to the closing meeting with management
  • Review/investigate management advised closure of actions to ensure adequate implementation to address the original risk identified

Requirements for this Senior Internal Auditor job in Johannesburg:

  • Good experience (5+ years) of Financial Services / Asset Management
  • An understanding of Financial products (funds and fund structures) & services
  • Operations, Compliance and Finance knowledge
  • Accountancy or Internal Audit, or similar qualification
  • The ability to provide an effective, leading edge and value-added assurance and advisory service through demonstrating a well-developed commercial and regulatory awareness
  • The ability to manage relationships in key areas of the organisation and participate in reporting to senior management on key risks faced by the business
  • Proactive approach to understanding and keeping abreast of industry and regulatory developments
  • Experience either with a professional firm of accountants (ideally financial services) or with the Internal Audit of another Financial Institution
  • A logical approach, analytical ability, considerable initiative and knowledge of
  • Asset Management processes. In addition, knowledge of the underlying products traded and their control reporting requirements is required
  • Commitment to continual professional development

If you meet the above requirements for this Senior Internal Auditor job in Johannesburg, we would like to hear from you! Please send your CV through to hr@initiateinternational.co.za. If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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