Internal Audit Manager - Asset Servicing

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Internal Audit Manager – Asset Servicing


Excellent Salary + Benefits



Meraki Talent are currently recruiting on behalf of a global FS brand seeking an experienced Audit Manager to join their business on a permanent basis.


The Internal Audit Manager will have overall responsibility for the Internal Audit service with a focus on business risks. The primary role is to assess whether all significant risks are identified and appropriately reported by management and the Risk function, assessing whether they are adequately controlled. You will also be expected to challenge Management to improve the effectiveness of governance, risk management and internal control procedures.


Responsibilities of the Internal Audit Manager:

  • Develop and implement a flexible, risk-based audit plan
  • Work with senior management to bring cost-effective and efficient leading practices to the business
  • Be the investigative arm of the Audit Committee
  • Ensure that internal auditing standards and requirements are fully understood and applied across the business
  • Deliver the Audit plan approved by the Audit committee by planning, executing, and delivering audit reviews
  • Prepare timely audit reports for executive management, the Audit Committee, and the Board of Directors
  • Perform ad hoc internal-audit related projects as required
  • Manage and develop direct reports/junior staff as applicable. 


Background of the Internal Audit Manager:

  • An experienced leader with a proven record of strong influencing skills and the ability to liaise and work with senior management
  • Excellent working knowledge of current internal audit practices & techniques through significant years of progressive work experience within a financial services environment.
  • Proven experience of developing and delivering audit plan within the financial services sector
  • Experience of coaching and developing staff



Experience conducting CASS Audits is desirable, although general Internal Audit experience across Asset Servicing, Asset Management or Custody Operations will be considered.


This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing FS firm at an exciting time in their development!


Contact Chris Wilson on directly for more information about this exciting opportunity.


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Chris wants: Internal Audit, Business Risk, CASS, Custody

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Business Manager – Governance, Risk & Compliance

Chris Wilson

Based in our Glasgow office, Chris has been a part of the Meraki Talent team since 2015. Chris manages a team of GRC recruitment specialists servicing Scotland's fast-growing risk & compliance market. He works with top-tier banks, life companies, wealth managers and fund managers to source top risk and compliance talent. Chris started his recruitment career after graduating in 2010 with a degree in Statistics from the University of Glasgow.