Director of Audit

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Salary: competitive
Job Type: Permanent
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Huxley is currently working with a leading bank that is on the lookout for an Director of Audit focused on risk based audits.

This is a permanent position to be based in Riyadh.

Job Responsibilities:

To evaluate bank operations and provide objective assurance on the effectiveness and efficiency of operations, controls, governance, risk management and report accordingly to the Audit Head

To ensure that the assignment team members are applying the standards of best professional practice of Internal Auditing.

To provide timely and up to the standard consultancy service based on audit management request.

To provide an on-going training, coaching and supervision to other team members

Support the bank in providing objective assurance to key stakeholders.

Support the bank to coordinate and liaise with external auditors, SAMA examiners etc. to ensure smooth progress of audits, implementation of professional audit standards and resolving outstanding audit queries.

Support the bank in the development of comprehensive risk-based annual and strategic audit plan (including risk assessment) discussed and agreed with the bank prior the approval.

Execution/implementation of approved annual audit plan by the end of December each year.

Job Requirements:

Minimum 12-15 years (at least 8 years internal or external audit experience at a bank or a recognised organisation / audit firm

Must have experience within risk based audits

Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in accounting/finance or any related field

Accounting professional qualifications (i.e. CPA, ACCA, CA or similar) in Accounting /Audit related fields would be preferred.

Strong leadership and interpersonal skills & excellent presentation and data analysis skills

In support of nationalisation, this position is only open to Saudi Nationals

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