AECOM Senior Auditor in London, United Kingdom
Business Line AECOM Corporate
Position Title Senior Auditor
United Kingdom - London
AECOM’s Audit Services Group (ASG) is responsible for evaluating the adequacy and effectiveness of the Company’s systems of internal controls and providing management with recommendations to help ensure that business objectives are achieved. The team in London are currently looking to recruit a Senior Auditor whose primary responsibilities will be executing projects in relation to the Department’s activities throughout the Europe; Middle East; India & Africa (EMEA & I) region.
The Senior Auditor will participate in the carrying out of a risk-based audit plan for EMEIA which will focus on operational efficiency and effectiveness; will also ensure that operations are in compliance with company standards, policies and procedures (including effective risk identification and mitigation), government regulations; and generally accepted accounting principles. This role will be responsible for the execution of the annual audit plan for EMEIA, including participating in and leading projects, adherence to performance standards, and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.
Participate in meetings with management to (a) define scope and timing of audits, and (b) review of audit findings and recommendations
Complete testing per agreed audit programs and ensure they provide appropriate audit coverage vis-à-vis identified risks
Obtain information system extracts (financial and non-financial) for audit use; independently or through assistance of others
Draft audit reports or sections thereof
Perform assigned duties in an effort to ensure timely completion of work and maintenance of established performance standards
Review management action plans and submits recommendations to Audit Manager and/or Supervisor regarding acceptance of reply or need for follow-up action
Participate in audits and special projects equally with other audit personnel
Provide consulting services on audit, accounting and system issues as assigned
Contribute to and participate on enterprise-wide team initiatives with Internal Audit colleagues to share real-time information, establish best practices, identify risks, and refine processes
To be successful in this role we would like to hear from candidates with previous experience in an Auditing role along with the following;
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
Professional certifications (e.g., ACA, CIA, CPA, CISA) are highly desirable
Must have the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
Fluency in English is required; fluency in additional languages is desirable.
Demonstrable experience functioning well in different cultures and societies
Awareness of changing company policies, organization, accounting procedures, government regulations and audit standards is required
Must have mature judgment and good administrative and organizational skills
Must be able to function well in different cultures and societies
- Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Business Administration or a related field is required
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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Job Category Finance and Accounting
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 176305BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.