Senior Auditor
Posted 3 months ago - Expired 2 months ago

Chesterfield, Derbyshire,
Permanent Full Time
£30,756 - £32,233 per annum + a market supplement of £5,000 per year to be reviewed within 3 years if CCAB qualified

Ref: CBC/18/0987

Hours: 37 hours per week

Location: Mill Lane, NEDDC

Department: Chesterfield Borough Council

Division: Finance - Internal Audit

Closing date: 15 July 2018

Provisional interview date: 2 August 2018

An opportunity has arisen to join our Internal Audit team, who provide services to Bolsover, Chesterfield and North East Derbyshire Councils.


The post will be based predominantly at North East Derbyshire Country Council and will include leading a small team. This post may also involve working at any of the Consortium’s Partner locations (currently Chesterfield Town Hall and Mill Lane Wingerworth).

You must have good inter-personal skills and must be able to communicate assertively with all levels of personnel. Preferably you will have experience of managing staff. You will be responsible for ensuring that your team continues to meet the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards and for assisting the Internal Audit Consortium Manager in the management, development and continuous improvement of the team.

The successful candidate will have strong report writing skills and 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.

A minimum of two to five years’ experience in an internal audit environment is essential. It is also essential to be Association of Accounting Technicians qualified, or to be a part qualified member of an accounting institute (ACCA, CIPFA etc.).

For an informal discussion on any aspect of the post please contact Jenny Williams (Internal Audit Consortium Manager) on 01246 345468.

Working in local government is a highly satisfying and rewarding experience.

In return for your contribution to our local community, you’ll enjoy an excellent range of benefits plus learning and development opportunities to further your career.

CV's are not accepted, please apply online.