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Head of Internal Audit


Opportunities Abroad, Other Permanent Full Time Posted On 09.14.2020 Expire On 09.21.2020 Employer

Description


Head of Internal Audit (Based in Jamaica) 
 
Job Main Purpose:
To lead a top class Internal Audit function which provides the required level of assurance to the Board while also adding value to the business
 
SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
  1. Responsible for the short-term and long-term planning in the department.
  2. To engage with the business and external specialist advisors in the preparation of a comprehensive risk-based internal audit plan for approval by the Audit Committee.
  3. To provide regular updates to the Audit Committee and Executive Management in relation to progress against plan and other relevant audit and regulatory matters.
  4. To prepare reports for the Board as directed by Executive Management or the Audit Committee.
  5. To review all internal audit reports before release.
  6. To ensure the audit plan and audit objectives are being met in a timely manner and that major risks to the business are being identified and appropriately mitigated.
  7. To track outstanding audit recommendations and to continuously update the Chief Executive, Chief Financial Officer and Audit Committee in this regard.
  8. Work with other assurance providers to ensure organisational assurance activities are, insofar as possible, carried out in an integrated and co-ordinated manner.
  9. To attend meetings of the Audit Committee,
 
Required Skills and Competencies
  1. [Membership of a professional accountancy body (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA) and the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors. ]
  2. High level of strategic awareness and commercial acumen.
  3. Strong understanding of risk and internal controls.
  4. Excellent internal   and external relationship management skills and the ability to communicate well both orally and in written form.
  5. Strong leadership, team-building and interpersonal skills.
  6. Experience in using risk management and audit techniques.


Overview


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Job ID:

77476

Title:

Head of Internal Audit

Location:

Opportunities Abroad, Other

Category:

Accounting

Salary:

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Employment Type:

Permanent Full Time

Posted:

09.14.2020


Tags


Accounting-Finance : Financial Planning-Advising, Risk Management-Compliance


Job Requirements


Required Skills and Competencies
  1. [Membership of a professional accountancy body (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA) and the Chartered Institute of Internal Auditors. ]
  2. High level of strategic awareness and commercial acumen.
  3. Strong understanding of risk and internal controls.
  4. Excellent internal   and external relationship management skills and the ability to communicate well both orally and in written form.
  5. Strong leadership, team-building and interpersonal skills.
  6. Experience in using risk management and audit techniques.

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