Head of Audit, Risk & Compliance

Glasgow, Glasgow City
£60,000 - £65,000 + benefits
12 Nov 2020
12 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
0-25% Travel

The Audit and Risk Recruitment Company is assisting a hugely successful, global commercial enterprise recruit a Head of Audit, Risk & Compliance.  Reporting to a member of the board, you will lead a team and drive performance across audit, risk, and compliance for a large division of the organisation.

Responsibilities include

  • devising and delivering the annual audit programme for the division in line with ISO quality standards
  • maintaining ISAE 3402 Accreditation and ensuring compliance for any ISO audits
  • developing risk management strategies, running the UK risk register, and assisting the divisional board with risk mitigation
  • providing guidance and support to Group compliance for elements relating to Group and regulatory monitoring and reporting
  • reviewing internal controls and key business processes, and working alongside senior control owners to ensure changes are implemented
  • performance management and coaching, training, and guidance of staff (managing a team of 3)

You will ideally possess an accounting or audit qualification (ACA / ACCA / CMIIA) and experience encompassing audit, risk, and compliance.  More specifically, you will have experience in developing audit plans, devising strategies to mitigate risk, a practical understanding of ISAE 3402 compliance, and knowledge and experience relating to compliance within asset and investment management.  Prior experience in a services organisation would be ideal.  As well as your technical capabilities, it’s critical that you have a track record of engaging and reporting to senior management, including up to board level.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone seeking a broad role within a lead capacity that they carve out and make their own.  The organisation is a leader is its field and will afford routes for progression.

For further information, please apply now.