Assistant Auditor

Favourite Stirling Council
Ref no: STR01741
Closes: Friday, 31st March 2017
Published: Friday, 17th March 2017
Location: Teith House, Kerse Road, Stirling
Salary: £24,117 - £26,346 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: Stirling Council
Category: Financial
Sub-category: Audit

Job Description

Stirling Council is looking for a highly-motivated individual to join its Internal Audit team and help provide assurance and drive continuous improvement, particularly in respect of the Council's governance, risk management and controls arrangements. You will possess an HND (or equivalent qualification) in a relevant subject such as Accounting, and will be able to understand and contribute effectively to achieving the objectives of internal audit. You will also be able to plan, perform and document audit work, and write clear and concise draft reports that include appropriate, evidence-based conclusions and improvement recommendations. A good understanding of corporate governance is required, as are effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, and an understanding of when and how to use these. You will be able to work effectively and flexibly as part of a small team, following instructions with minimum supervision, and to successfully organise and prioritise a workload with competing demands, while maintaining a strong customer focus.


Stirling Council is committed to ensuring the safety of vulnerable people and our recruitment process is designed to support this. The preferred candidate will be subject to a Disclosure Scotland check.

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