Director of Audit

  • Job Reference: CJ1267
  • Date Posted: 18 May 2023
  • Recruiter: C James
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £90,000 to £130,000
  • Sector: Audit
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Smriti Singh
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  • Telephone: 0207 240 0760

Job Description

Our client, a global financial services company based in London, seek to recruit an Audit Expert to manage all aspects of audit across the company. The role has a Global remit, which requires detailed knowledge of audit along with understanding of IT risk within the organisation.

The business works with corporate clients in multiple countries. The business operates a hybrid working environment, you will be expected to be in the office for 2-3 days a week.


Main Responsibilities

  • Working with senior management to set up an annual audit plan
  • Check all Audit Policies and Controls for all offices around the world.
  • Provide independent and objective processes and controls, to add value to the organisation.
  • Assessment of the business and the governance risk and internal control framework. Deliver audits based on this.
  • Consistent delivery of audit work across the business/functions in different offices.
  • As the audit expert give advice to internal stakeholders by utilizing knowledge of the business and regulatory frameworks.
  • Liaising with external auditors, ensure common approach and understanding of key deliverables.
  • Support the organisation in respect of ongoing annual audits.



  • Very good experience and knowledge of audit in financial services and banks
  • Strong understanding of operational risk and compliance.
  • Ability to manage own workload and take full responsibility for entire audit function
  • Experience in global audits
  • 10-15 years minimum experience