Job details

Reference number - FS4

Location - Town Hall, High Street, Gosport, PO12 1EB

Salary - £32,029 to £36,876 p.a.

Hours - 37 hours per week, normally Monday to Friday

Closing date - 5th July 2019

Interviews - will be conducted on 15th July 2019

Gosport Borough Council has an innovative approach to internal audit in that it shares its management arrangement of the service with nearby neighbour Test Valley Borough Council.

We are seeking a qualified and/or experienced Internal Auditor to work in a small internal team carrying out risk based auditing to a high standard on all of the Council’s operations.

The Internal Audit team is responsible for providing independent and objective assurance, and supports the organisation to achieve its objectives by evaluating and recommending improvements in the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes. The Section is committed to providing a high quality service to all its clients. All team members contribute to the development of this rapidly evolving service.

You will be reporting to the Head of Internal Audit, and will be a constant on site presence for the Internal Audit team.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities:

  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written).
  • Confidence to liaise with all levels of management and staff.
  • An analytical mind and solution provider.
  • Be a team player.
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise work to meet deadlines.
  • Full current Driving Licence and vehicle available 

You will need to demonstrate transferable skills from your current or previous employment against each of the points described in the Person Specification.

Please do not send a C.V. 

All applicants will be advised once shortlisting has been completed, after the closing date. The Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunities for all.

How to apply

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