Auditor

  • Location
    Twickenham, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 15.23 - £ 18.78 / Hour
  • Category
    Public Sector - Local Government Administration
  • Job type
    Temporary
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    4186LBRW

This is an exciting opportunity to join our client as a Auditor in the area of Wandsworth


Start date: ASAP
Hours: 36 hours
Salary: £15.23 - £18.78 PAYE
3 Months


Internal Auditor looking with someone with Internal Audit experience ideally in local government but certainly across the public sector.


Assist in maintaining an effective internal audit in accordance with policies and practice within the context of the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards.


Carry out internal audits to a high standard from start to finish, including the completion of a risk assessment, delivery of the fieldwork and production and clearance of a report summarising the findings and recommendations from the work completed.


Specific Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Undertake, with minimal supervision, risk - based, systems and / or compliance audits for any service area, in either authority, as directed by the Audit Managers, Deputy Head of the Shared Service and / or Principal Auditors. This includes preparing planning documents, liaising with clients, attending meetings and undertaking all work to professional and quality standards within agreed time constraints and reporting deadlines.

  • To develop and maintain any audit specialism as required by the Audit Managers and Deputy Head of the Audit Partnership

  • To foster and maintain links with officers of all departments of client as appropriate

  • Interrogate mainframe and other computer systems to obtain data required for audit investigations, with use of CAATS (computer assisted audit techniques) as required.

  • To support the Principal Auditors by undertaking reviews of audit work delivered by contract staff and provide feedback to ensure work meets the required standards and external audit requirements




  • Assist in the planning and delivery of risk management and assurance framework activities as directed by the Audit Managers and Deputy Head of the Shared Service.

  • Provide training and development of other staff by sharing knowledge and expertise as required.

  • Supervise other members of staff as required by the Audit Managers, Deputy Head of the Audit Partnership and / or Principal Auditors

  • Carry out all work to professional and quality standards required by the Audit Managers, Deputy Head of the Audit Partnership and / or Principal Auditors and external audit requirements

  • Any other duties, which may be required commensurate with the grading of this post.


Consultant: Sarah Gillan Telephone: 01782 349135


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Please apply with your CV to: Sarah Gillan