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Principal Auditor


Job Description:

Principal Auditor needed in Bootle paying £21.25 per hr PAYE Ref: 445188

This role is working full time hours on a temporary basis


  • The Principal Auditor will assist the Audit Manager in the efficient planning, monitoring and control of all audit activity together with the supervision of staff within the Team.
  • Deputise for the Audit Manager in his/her absence.
  • To assist the Audit Manager in the preparation of Annual and Operational Audit Plans.
  • The Principal Auditor is directly responsible to the Audit Manager for carrying out and completing within allocated timescales, a wide range of Audit activities undertaken by the Team including systems audit review, risk audit review, regularity, probity audits, ICT audits and value for money exercises / reviews. Directing or conducting audits of more complex or specialised audit work.
  • As directed by the Audit Manager, to carry out fraud or other special investigations, and/or other adhoc exercises/projects.
  • Be aware of and continually assess the risks arising from areas of audit review, advise Audit Manager and report to Departmental Managers as appropriate.

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Qualified CCAB Accountant (preferably CPFA) or MIIA. Qualified CCAB Accountant (preferably CPFA) or MIIA.
  • Other relevant professional qualification.
  • Degree
  • Internal Audit experience at a senior level within a Local Authority, other public body or large organisation.
  • Experience of planning, undertaking and completing a wide range of complex Internal Audit Assignments.

 If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.

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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Finance

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