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Help Age - Internal Audit Manager vacancy

posted 2 Apr 2018, 04:19 by CIAN Administrator

Competitive salary
  • 8.5% employer pension contribution and other benefits
  • Contribution towards annual membership fee of professional body e.g. ACCA, CIMA or ICAEW
  • London-based with international travel
  • Scope for flexible working, including working from home
  • Opportunity to work for a leading organisation working with and for older people globally



    The organisation
    HelpAge International's vision is a world where older people fulfil their potential to lead active, dignified, healthy and secure lives. We are the secretariat of the HelpAge global network, bringing together more than 114 affiliates and 200 partners working with older people in over 50 countries.

    Key responsibilities

    HelpAge is committed to ensuring the highest standards of financial, HR, operational and programme management.  We are currently seeking for an experienced Internal Audit Manager to ensure that this commitment is met through the delivery of internal audit work. The work will focus on ensuring that the control procedures identified in the risk register are being properly implemented, managed and used in all overseas offices, in emergency programmes and by our operational partners.

    The post-holder will work with the Chief Operating Officer to report to the Finance & Audit Committee on the whole range of assurance activities that take place within the organisation in relation to the risk register.

    Given the knowledge obtained through the audit work the post holder will also be expected to make major contribution to the development of staff, partner organisations through input into improving existing and new policies and procedures and training.

    The post offers the opportunity to travel for up to around 12 weeks per annum.

    Who are we looking for?

    In order to succeed in this job you will be a qualified member of one of the major UK accounting bodies (ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA) with extensive experience of internal audit work in international organisations with overseas offices.

    It is essential that you have knowledge of designing risk based internal audit programmes as well as practical experience of fraud investigations.

    You will need to demonstrate strong influencing, analytical and communication skills required for the role. It is important that you have excellent communication and reporting skills (verbal and in writing).

    As an employer, HelpAge is committed to equality and valuing diversity within its workforce. Our goal is to ensure that these commitments, reinforced by our values, are embedded in our day-to-day working practices. We demonstrate our commitment by aiming to build a workforce which reflects the diverse communities in which we operate and working towards having parity of representation across the workforce.

    What are we offering?

    Our employees have a wide range of benefits including 33 days holiday (including bank holidays), life insurance, enhanced maternity and adoption pay, and generous employer pension contribution. We also actively support our staff with a variety of flexible working arrangements to help balance work and home life.

    HelpAge International is committed to providing our staff with continuous professional development, flexible working and opportunities to thrive within an inclusive and diverse environment. As part of our commitment to promoting gender diversity, we are a member of the Business in the Community gender campaign.


    HelpAge International is an equal opportunities employer.   


    Closing date:  5 April 2018

    Start date: ASAP

    Interviews are scheduled to take place on 25th April

    Malaria Consortium Internal Audit Manager

    posted 19 Oct 2017, 01:46 by CIAN Administrator   [ updated 8 Nov 2017, 09:00 ]

    Salary: GBP 46,736

    Location: UK, London

    Deadline: Reopened with no set deadline currently

    Hours: 35

    Job type: Full time permanent

    International Travel: Up to 40%

    The role of Internal Audit Manager is regarded as integral to the organisation’s structure and is responsible for assessing the adequacy and effectiveness of the system of risk management and internal controls; reviewing and evaluating compliance with policies, plans, procedures, donor agreements, laws and regulations; assessing the reliability and integrity of information; and the safeguarding of assets including people. This encompasses all areas of its operation from programme management, technical, human resources, operations,

    finance and IT. The Internal Audit Manager will be expected to appraise and test these systems to provide assurance on their adequacy to effectively accomplish Malaria Consortium’s objectives.

    The role of Internal Audit Manager must also monitor and drive the implementation of recommendations to promptly and effectively correct internal control weaknesses. The Internal Audit Manager will conduct investigations to detect and quantify or prevent irregularities at the request of the Chief Executive, Chief Finance Officer and the Board of Trustees.

    The role needs to be aware of risks facing the organisation both internally and externally and support management to adopt solutions which address the root cause of issues identified.

    The successful candidate will have:

    Qualified CIPPF, MIIA, ACA, CPFA, CIMA, Accountant or other professional accounting/auditing qualification or equivalent.

    A minimum of six years of auditing experience at a senior level in a medium to large sized internationally recognised professional accounting firm or organisation.

    Experience of working internationally.

    Sound knowledge and experience of auditing not-for profit organisations.

    To view the full job description please click here

    To apply please click here

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