Robert Half

Internal Audit Manager

Robert Half
England, London, City of London
£300 - £400 per day
19 Nov 2018
17 Dec 2018
Josef Aiston
Job Role
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Robert Half is partnered with a leading construction and infrastructure services business, to secure a new Internal Audit Manager. They're based in Central London and offering a daily rate of £300-400 per day, for 12 months.

  • Closely manage relationships with senior management, including holding regular meetings to discuss the audit plan and audit actions
  • Conduct independent internal audits in line with the agreed internal audit plan across the UK and internationally (around 30% travel).
  • Carry out detailed risk and control assessments, including testing of the key areas, to review the existence and effectiveness of the controls in place
  • Document audit workings, evidence obtained and test results to a high standard that are subject to management and third party review
  • Present and agree factual audit findings to management through the audit process and formally at closing meetings
  • Draft clear and concise formal audit reports that explain the audit findings, root causes, consequences and agreed actions in a timely manner
  • Own the follow up process on agreed audit actions including regularly chasing management for responses and escalating late responses in a timely manner
  • Advise management on risk and control related matters, as required
  • Assist with producing Audit Committee reports and to attend the Audit Committee meetings, as and when required

  • Commensurate experience in Internal Audit and able to demonstrate current/previous performance at managing audits
  • A strong understanding of general business risks and controls and Internal Audit methodology
  • Excellent workload and time management skills and ability/determination to keep to agreed deadlines whilst working on multiple audits simultaneously
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and ability to effectively communicate at all levels - written and verbal - including strong report writing skills
  • Good at building relationships and influencing stakeholders at all levels of the business
  • Ability to identify factual issues quickly through analytical thinking and controls based testing and to use sound business acumen to suggest practical, cost effective and value adding solutions
  • Needs to be comfortable working independently and sometimes remotely, without direct supervision
  • Ability to make day-to-day audit decisions (e.g. relating to sample sizes, issue/report ratings or stakeholder management) with minimal input from line manager


The Internal Audit Manager will join a business best known for their work within the PFI space. They're rapidly growing, and operate internationally, particularly within the fields of property development, engineering, road and rail and investments.

Salary & Benefits

As well as a rate of between £300-400 per day, the new Internal Audit Manager will join a highly commercial team, in a thriving part of London's West End.

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