Rutherford Briant are recruiting for an Internal Auditor based in Colchester.
This is a rare opportunity that has been created due to an internal promotion. Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, but with a strong line of communication to the Group CFO, the primary responsibility of the role will be to organise and execute an internal audit program covering the Group’s operations on a cyclical basis. The role will also involve participation in group financial reporting at times of peak load, external audit liaison and ad hoc investigative projects for senior management. The Group operates through over 30 sites in Scandinavia, Western Europe, USA and Asia. The internal audit program will concentrate on the Group’s main manufacturing entities, but will also be expected to achieve good coverage on a cyclical basis of the smaller sales-based entities. Assistance to execute the program may be provided by short-term ad hoc secondment of finance staff from the companies operating entities; this can also provide experience for those staff to future career development.
The successful applicant will be expected to spend c50% of their time undertaking assignments in other countries. Visits will mainly be of 3 to 5 days duration. The remainder of your time will be spent in Colchester planning audits and producing reports. The ideal candidate will be ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified and have experience with audit in a previous role. This is an exciting opportunity to progress with an international business.
The role offers an attractive salary + car allowance + bonus.