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Senior Auditor

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Chesterfield Borough Council
Salary details
£35,336 - £38,553 per year
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
37 hours per week
Closing Date
04 September 2022
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Full time, permanent and agile working.

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, good development opportunities and discounted leisure membership.

For an informal discussion on any aspect of the post please contact Jenny Williams, Head of the Internal Audit Consortium on 01246 959770 or for more information please view the job description and person specification attached to the advert.

Please do not apply using The Derbyshire County Council Website.

How to apply

Please complete a CV and return it by email to hrjobs@chesterfield.gov.uk stating the job you are applying for. Your CV must be received no later than the closing date shown below.

Closing date: 04 September 2022

Provisional interview date: 14 September 2022 

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Please be aware that Derbyshire County Council is placing this advert on behalf of this organisation and you should refer directly to its website for details of the terms and conditions attached to this post. Any queries regarding this advert or the recruitment process should be made directly to the organisation.