Grant Thornton UK LLP

Technology External Audit Associate (Happy to talk flexible working)

London, London, United Kingdom, United Kingdom
Competitive salary
01 May 2021
31 May 2021
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Join us and you'll shape more than just your career

We believe we're best positioned to make a meaningful impact on the economy. Every day, we provide a diverse range of organisations with the kind of business and financial advice it takes to do this. Our ideas and insights empower our clients to make big decisions about the future and unlock sustainable growth. With a relentless focus on quality and integrity, we help businesses, communities and our people to flourish.

Job Description:

As an Associate in our IT Audit team you'll be responsible for auditing technology risksof key clients across the corporate, financial services and public sectors.

Lets talk about the role
  • you'll be responsible forcarrying out IT audit tests in line with approach developed by the manager
  • you willensure thatkey matters not identified at the planning stage, which arise during the auditare raised with the manager
  • the role involves preparing IT audit work papersfor manager review
  • you'llensurethat work completed is on time and on budget

Minimum criteria:
  • you'll have experience of undertaking external audits (i.e. IT General Controls) and / or IT internal audits (minimum criteria)
  • you'll be working towards a professional qualification (CISA and / or ACA, CA, ACCA) (minimum criteria)
  • you'llhave anunderstanding ofrisk management process & treatment
  • you'll be familiar with key financial systems and supporting software including ERP (e.g. SAP, Oracle) and non-complex such as Agresso, Civica and Sage etc

Do you care about the same things we do?

We have six values we work by. When we meet, we'll want you to show us how they're important to you, too.

Collaboration:We are aligned around a common purpose that unites us in providing the same quality experience for our clients and our people, seamlessly across borders.

Leadership: We are committed to the success of our clients, our people, our profession, and our stakeholders at large, demonstrating leadership at all levels.

Excellence:We are passionate about exceeding expectation and delivering high quality work. We love what we do, and it shows. We sweat the details. We see things through, no matter how tricky.

Agility:The world moves quickly. To keep up, we stay flexible - changing approaches, changing projects, working offline, online, together and alone to get things done.

Respect:A given, of course: we value each other and our clients. We listen, we understand, we care.

Responsibility: The decisions we make and advice we give affects people's lives and livelihoods. We take that seriously and always do well by doing what's right.

Bring your whole self

Now you've seen our values, it shouldn't be a surprise that we're creating a respectful, open, diverse place to work. Building an inclusive culture, where we value difference and respect our colleagues, is not just the right thing to do, it helps our people to perform at the best of their ability and realise their potential.

"We are committed to making sure that the opportunities within our firm are equally accessible for everyone - regardless of background or gender." Dave Dunckley, CEO

There's more to life thanwork

Families, children, sports, night classes...the things you do and the people you're with outside work matter. They can inspire, motivate and energise you. Inside the office and out.Soif you'd like to work flexibly, let us know. We're happy to look at flexible working options for all our roles, and we'll always do our best to keep your work and life in balance.

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