Internal Audit Supervisor

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Job Role: Internal Audit Supervisor

The Audit Supervisor is the Lead Auditor on Internal Audit assignments and is responsible for the effective delivery of high-quality audit assignments to fieldwork complete and draft report stage, within the required timescale. The post holder supervises and directs field auditors during each audit assignment.

Location -Belfast

Hours of Work -37.5 hours per week. Mon - Fri (9:00am -5:00 pm)

Salary - £12.74 per hour

What the role entails:

To be the Lead Auditor on a broad range of risk-based audit assignments of a complex/ad-hoc and often non-financial nature; verifications of controls assurance standards; and a broad range of routine audit assignments.

Develops and leads the execution of risk-based audit programmes.

Obtains robust information and data from a range of client systems and through interviews with key client staff and perform detailed analysis of the data to inform judgements on adequacy of systems of internal control.

Drafts high quality, value adding audit reports for client senior management, Directors and Audit Committees that include an audit opinion and practicable recommendations to address all risk issues and control weaknesses identified during the assignment.

Takes extensive responsibility for the operational management of allocated audit plans in support of the Audit Manager.

Assists the Audit Manager in drafting audit assignment plans.

To direct, supervise and advise audit staff on a day-to-day basis, during each audit assignment.

Plans own workload, and that of subordinate audit staff during audit assignments, to ensure that assignments are satisfactorily completed. The post holder will be expected to lead a number of audit assignments concurrently and to ensure the most effective and efficient use of time and resources.

Conducts investigations and consultancy assignments, under the supervision of the Audit Manager.

Essential Experience:

Specialist knowledge and experience in the design and specification of Contract Documents and the Award of Contracts.

Candidates must be part qualified with a CCAB accountancy body, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants or the Institute of Internal Auditors or be a qualified Accounting Technician.


Have at least two years internal audit/finance experience.

Candidates must have worked as an internal auditor for at least five years.

Hold a current full driving licence which is valid for use in the UK and have access to a car on appointment. This criteria will be waived in the case of applicants whose disability prohibits driving but who have access to a form of transport approved by the Organisation which will permit them to carry out the duties of the post.

Candidates must have good time management skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines whilst managing competing priorities.

Candidates must demonstrate supervisory experience.

Candidates must have excellent communication skills, both orally and in writing.

If you think you meet the criteria, please submit your CV to or call our office on 02895211111 for more information and how to register for this role.