One of South Africas largest privately owned insurance groups who are purpose driven and believe in an engaging and supportive culture is now looking for a Senior Internal Audit Manager with extensive short term insurance experience.
If you are looking to join a business that encourages teamwork but also recognizes you as a mindful individual, apply today!
JOB & COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Contribute to the development of the internal audit strategy including translation into operational plans
Responsible to manage and deliver results across a wide spectrum of responsibilities including the setting and implementation of the internal audit functions strategy, stakeholder engagement and people management initiatives
in-depth knowledge to both the short term and life insurance industry
The implementation of the new audit software tool and building frameworks and development plans to ensure future-proof skilled auditors
Manage multiple projects from cradle to grave across the short-term and life businesses, including the review of the functions methodology and quality assurance improvement program.
Responsible to drive audit plan delivery across the Short-term portfolio
Support the periodic assessments of the outcomes of internal audit work to stakeholders and appropriate governing bodies
Report on the overall effectiveness of the governance, risk and internal control framework of the portfolio and as relevant into the wider Group
Contribute to the development of a dynamic 18 month rolling audit plan using a risk-based methodology, taking into consideration specific business strategic focus areas, regulatory requirements, potential business changes, as well as any emerging risks or risks and control concerns identified by management
Monitor and report monthly on the progress of the audit plan delivery to the CAE
Develop and maintain relationships with business and key stakeholders in order to ensure robustness and completeness of audit coverage and contribute insights to business to enhance the assurance experience over the control environment
Build and maintain effective business relationships with all internal and external stakeholders
Manage and coach a team of appropriate subject matter experts, and ensure their development potential is realized
The successful candidate must have the following qualifications :
BCom Honours degree
CIA / CA(SA) required Completed
CRISC or CISA would be advantageous
JOB EXPERIENCE & SKILLS REQUIRED
8 12 years related Internal Audit experience
In-depth knowledge to the short-term insurance industry is MUST!
4 / 6 years management experience within an inhouse function
4 years project management experience