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Job Vacancy - Senior Auditor

Job Vacancy - Senior Auditor

Reference: CBC22001
Salary details: £32,234 - £33,782 per year
Job term: Permanent
Appointment type: Full-time
Hours: 37 hours per week 
Location: Mill Lane, Wingerworth 
Department: Internal Audit Consortium 
Division: Finance 

CBC22001 - Job description and person specification

If you would like an accessible version of a job description then please contact the Human Resources team.

 An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a team providing an Internal Audit service to Bolsover, Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Councils.

You will be responsible for ensuring that your team continues to meet the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards and for assisting the Head of the Internal Audit Consortium in the management, development and continuous improvement of the team.  The post will be based predominantly in North East Derbyshire leading a small team but may involve working at any of the Consortium’s partner locations.

 Applicants should have good inter-personal skills, be able to communicate assertively, work to deadlines with the minimum of supervision and have experience in an internal audit environment.  

Preferably you will have experience of managing staff. The successful candidate will have strong report writing skills, the ability to challenge, investigate, test and assess risks within the organisation. You will also be required to support the development of strong risk management, corporate governance and assurance arrangements.

 The successful candidate will be Association of Accounting Technicians qualified or a part qualified member of an accounting institute (or equivalent).  

 A basic disclosure check will be required from the Disclosure and Barring Service to obtain access to the National Fraud Initiative database.

The Council is an excellent employer with rewarding conditions of service which include generous leave entitlement and sick pay, flexible working, progressive HR policies, access to the local government pension scheme and discounted leisure membership.

If you require further information or an informal discussion on any aspect of the post please contact Jenny Williams, Internal Audit Consortium Manager on (01246) 959770 

How to apply

CVs are not accepted, please download and complete the application form below and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk. Your application must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

See our guide to applying for tips on how to complete your application form and for details of other ways to apply.

Closing date: 30 January 2022
Provisional interview date: TBC

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Please refer to the competency framework when filling out the application form.

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Last updated on 11 January 2022