Assurance Specialist

  • Location

    Brighton, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £30158.00 per annum + civil service benefits

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Jack.Devlin@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH125142_1597151427

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-22

Assurance Specialist

£30,158 per annum plus benefits including performance related pay and civil service pension scheme

Brighton, East Sussex

Permanent

About us

Our client is responsible for protecting workplace pensions in the UK, working with employers and those running pensions to help people save safely for their retirement. They have an excellent office location in the heart of Brighton and have a diverse, lively and professional growing workforce.

We're looking for experienced Assurance Specialists who will deliver 2nd Line assurance and objective opinions on the quality of controls, processes and to provide recommendations that support risk mitigation and continuous improvement

Responsibilities

You will:

  • Write reports and deliver assurance views to Senior Managers
  • Identify weaknesses or risks in operational policies and procedures and recommend effective mitigations using solid problem solving skills
  • Develop and promote strong relationships with other functions and staff
  • Draft reports and present to ExCo, Board and ARAC
  • Take an active role in developing and coordinating training and awareness on assurance issues across the organisation

Essential

  • Established technical knowledge and understanding of pension and/or financial regulation
  • Advanced investigation skills and ability to plan and manage an investigation from end-to-end
  • Comprehensive understanding of principles behind effective processes and controls and the ability to test controls against those principles
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver advice and challenge at all levels
  • Effective stakeholder management and proven project planning experience

If you have the relevant skills and experience and would like to apply, please follow the link provided.