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Senior IT Auditor

Region: Midlands

Location: Stratford-upon-Avon

Contract type: Permanent

Reference number: CEOD00168

Closing date: 17th June 2021

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About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, experienced and professionally qualified Senior IT Auditor to join the IT Audit team within the Group Internal Audit Department of NFU Mutual on a full-time basis. The role, reports into the Audit Manager partnering our IT Division and will be responsible for performing IT audits as well as Programme Audits as part of an integrated audit team. Audits identified on our Audit Plan are conducted in accordance with departmental methodology, quality standards and best practice. The successful candidate must have a proven background in IT Audit and be CISA qualified, large programme experience and the CIIA qualification is desirable but not essential.

You will analyse, identify and prioritise financial, programme and operational risks within IT areas in order to contribute to the production of the annual audit plan. You will plan, perform and report on individual IT audits covering the agreed scope and objectives to defined timescales. Evaluate and advise on IT risks and internal controls against changing trends and market/external best practices to identify opportunities to improve internal controls aligned with risk appetite. You will prepare and issue high quality audit reports that record the findings, actions and timescales required to remedy risk and control weaknesses in accordance with departmental standards. You will conduct research and develop a detailed awareness of IT in NFU Mutual to ensure understanding of the business objectives, known and emerging IT risks and controls relevant to the company.

What we're looking for

The successful candidate will have proven experience working as an Internal IT Auditor, ideally within a Financial Services company and will be CISA qualified. You will have proven technical knowledge and a strong understanding of a range of IT platforms, such as Mainframe, iSeries, Wintel and Cloud technology. You must have working knowledge of core IT processes including Change, Incident, Problem, Supplier, Service Continuity and Security Management (including Cyber Security). You will also have proven experience of auditing large-scale, complex IT projects and significant experience of end-to-end ownership and completion of IT Audit engagements, requiring minimal supervision to successfully complete assigned work. Effective stakeholder management is a key part of this role and you must be a strong and clear communicator with the ability to convey technical messaging to the business. You will be a team player and act as a mentor to the wider team, supporting and developing colleagues where needed.

What we can offer

Here at NFU Mutual we pride ourselves on being “a great place to work” and have again been presented with the Gallup Great Workplace Award. Along with a supportive culture you can also look forward to some very attractive reward benefits such as:

• Salary - up to £63,000
• Annual bonus (up to 17.5%)
• Contributory pension scheme (maximum of 12% company contribution)
• 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (additional holiday purchase scheme)
• Employee discounts
• Gym subsidy
• Health and wellbeing plan
• Discounted Insurance on all NFU Mutual Policies

About us

One of the UK’s leading general insurance and financial services companies, NFU Mutual has been meeting our customers’ needs for over 100 years.

Our employees are important to us. We empower and inspire them to perform, offer opportunities to grow and we recognise and reward their contribution. They are proud to work for a company that respects them and broader communities, and they trust us to be financially sustainable so we are successful now, and in the future.

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Working for NFU Mutual

We are a leading provider of General Insurance and Financial Services. From our strong farming roots we’ve grown to become a UK-wide organisation, turning over £1billion annually. Yet success hasn’t gone to our heads. We’re proud to remain completely customer focused, down-to-earth and committed to the rural communities we’ve grown from.

Our ethos - of trust, respect and personal service - lies at the heart of all we do and has seen us build an enviable reputation for exceptional member loyalty. Though we’ve been in business for over 100 years, we have big ambitions for the future. And that’s why we’re looking for talented people to join our growing organisation. Talented people like you.