Internal Auditor

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
London
Salary
60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP55000 per annum
Posted
15 Jul 2017
Closes
12 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Robert Half Finance and Accounting have an exciting new opportunity for an Internal Auditor for our client a prestigious Hotel & Property Group. The position is based in Central London and there is regular travel required within the EU (Germany and France mainly). (Language skills would be beneficial)

The Company This full serviced hotel forms part of our client's portfolio of over 41,000 units. Their brand is the world's largest international serviced residence owner-operator whose portfolio spans over 92 cities across more than 26 countries with achievements that have been recognised internationally. They believe the key to the success is investing in their people and empowering their employees to deliver service excellence on a daily basis.

Key Responsibilities & Missions as Internal Auditor

* Perform detailed planning for internal audit assignments

* Prepare and execute test programmes and manage the performance of assignments

* Prepare work papers and internal audit reports to support findings/conclusions and make recommendations for improvement

* Discuss findings with management

* Follow up on management actions arising from audit reports as required, and assist with the preparation of status reports

* Ensure the internal audit repository is maintained and updated in a timely manner

* Contribute to the development of the Internal Audit function and process through continuous enhancement of audit techniques and programs

* Contribute in advisory assignments to assist management in areas of concerns

* Mobile travel around UK and Europe Properties (France / Germany)

* Seated for long periods of time

Qualification & Experience

* Degree in Accountancy or equivalent professional qualification e.g. ACCA / ACA / CIMA

* CA / CPA would be an advantage

* Minimum of 3 years' experience in financial and operational audits

* Background in hospitality (desirable)

* Advanced MS Excel/ ACL

* Preferably knowledge of Oracle / SUN / Accounting Software

* Knowledge of property management systems such as Protel

* Knowledge of applicable laws, codes and regulations

Skills & Attributes

* Fluency in written and spoken English

* French and German language to at least intermediate level

* Extensive recent audit experience

* Up to date with the latest accounting standards

* Meticulous with a keen eye for details

* Easily identifies inaccuracies and mistakes

* Self-motivated individual with a proactive attitude

* Strong analytical skills with attention to detail

* Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

* Able to work both independently and in a team

* Confident and articulate with effective communication and team working skills

* Professional with high levels of integrity

* Ability to act on own initiative and think ahead in order to exceed expectations

* IT savvy (Familiarity with Microsoft Office, Oracle, ACL etc)

* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including good presentation and report writing skills

* Willing to travel overseas on work assignments (approximately 40 %)

* Creativity and confidence to find solutions to everyday challenges

* Discretion in dealing with Company information and financial data

The Package

As Internal Auditor you will receive a salary of GBP40,000 to GBP55,000 per annum, depending on experience, with an excellent benefits package.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.