Principal Auditor - Closed

Date posted: 24/01/2019

Closing date: 15 February, 2019 4:00 pm

Hours per week: 35 hours

Salary: £35,258 - £38,553

Location: Merseyside

Employment type: Full Time

Contract type: Permanent

Job Description:

The Liverpool City Region Combined Authority was created in 2014 and became a Mayoral Combined Authority in 2017.  Significant sums of money have been devolved to the Combined Authority to support regeneration and projects to transform the City Region.


We are looking to recruit a qualified, experienced Internal Auditor to provide high quality professional support to the organisation.  You will be a CCAB (or CIMA) qualified accountant or Chartered Internal Auditor (or equivalent), with significant, demonstrable experience of internal audit, preferably gained within a public sector environment.  Enthusiastic, professional and a strong communicator, you will have a sound knowledge of the principles and application of risk-based auditing; the Public Sector Internal Audit Standards; and effective risk management.  Key attributes for the role include the ability to build strong professional relationships, negotiate, influence and challenge.


This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to support the audit, governance and risk management of the organisation at a time of rapid development and growth.



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Indicative Recruitment Timetable


Closing Date 15 February 2019 @ 4.00pm
Interviews To be confirmed


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