Serco

Senior Internal Auditor

Recruiter
Serco
Location
Hook, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Salary
GBP 24.03 per hour
Posted
14 Feb 2021
Closes
04 Mar 2021
Ref
106103
Job role
Accountant
Job Title: Senior Internal Auditor

Location:Hook - This role entails approximately 50% travel

Salary: Up to £50,000

As a global FTSE 250 company with over 500 contracts across 20 countries we rely on the work of our Global Internal Audit team to provide an independent and objective assessment of the design and operating effectiveness of financial and operational processes and controls across the organisation. As a member of the Global Internal Audit (GIA) team you will work on a broad range of internal audit reviews across Serco's operations and work constructively with management to identify recommendations that will drive positive incremental changes across all aspects of our operations . We are looking for an ambitious candidate who thrives in an environment of change and can contribute more broadly to GIA as we build on the function's solid foundations and move towards our goal of being 'best practice' for an organisation of our size and complexity.

In return we can offer a supportive and collaborative environment that respects work/life balance and ultimately contributes to the delivery of vital public services in the UK.

What you'll need to do the role

Firstly, you'll need knowledge of audit procedures, including risk-based planning techniques and methods used to examine, verify and analyse business and financial operations, information, records, statements and reports. You'll be studying for or already qualified in professional accountancy and/or internal auditing qualification (e.g. CIA). You'll have a good grasp of the principles, procedures and techniques of accounting, and of financial records and transactions. Previous use or experience of audit management software and/or data analytics tools would be advantageous. Lastly, you'll have the ability to gather, analyse, and evaluate facts and prepare and present concise oral and written reports.

Why Serco?

Meaningful and vital work: working within a highly collaborative function, you'll be able to strongly influence the GIA Teams efforts that help us to deliver to our contracts.

A world of opportunity: Working for a globally operating business delivering essential services across 5 vital sectors, your next opportunity and challenge won't be hard to find.

Great people: You'll find yourself working with a variety of highly motivated, supportive and experienced colleagues, where no two days are the same.

What we offer
  • Up to £50,000 basic salary
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • An autonomous and supportive culture
  • The chance to make a positive difference to public sector services

About Serco

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.

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Please click on the apply button to complete your application. Occasionally we receive a large volume of applications for our roles and when that happens we sometimes bring the closing date forward, so please apply promptly to avoid disappointment.

We're a Disability Confident employer and are committed to equal opportunities. If you have any additional queries, requirements or you need more time to apply, then please contact our recruitment team directly on 0345 010 4000. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview.

Serco supports fair access to employment for those with unspent criminal convictions through the 'Ban the Box' pledge (some may be exempt due to the nature of the role and the security clearance required).