Senior Internal Auditor

Location : Living Planet Centre Woking
Closing Date : 28/09/2020
Salary : £37,500 - £44,000
Employment Type : Permanent

As Senior Internal Auditor you will lead, plan and organise the delivery of WWF-UK organisational objectives by evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes both in the UK and abroad whilst conforming to International Internal Auditing Standards.

Day-to-day you will plan, organise and carry out audit reviews as well as communicate results and make suggestions to improve controls and add value to the organisation’s processes. You will monitor management’s response and the implementation of your recommendations too. You will also carry out fraud investigations in line with our fraud response plan as well as advise managers on systems of internal control.

As a senior member of the team, you will support and mentor colleagues from elsewhere in the organisation who may be brought in to lend their expertise to audit assignments on an ad hoc basis. You will also be required to participate in audits at WWF funded sites abroad for 6-10 weeks each year

To play your part in saving our planet, you will be a CIIA, CCAB or equivalent qualified with considerable experience of leading complex internal audit reviews. You will have a proven track record of analysing complex information, regulations and policies and translating this into impactful advice and value adding solutions. Comfortable communicating with people at all levels, you will also be skilled at managing multiple stakeholders’ expectations. You must have experience of travelling abroad, ideally within a work context. Of course, you will be able to demonstrate a commitment to the natural world and WWF’s core mission too.


How to Apply

If you have the knowledge to provide internal audit expertise and advice across our organisation to help us build a movement in defence of nature, please click on the link and apply via our website. Complete the online registration and submit a copy of your up to date CV with a cover letter highlighting why you think you are an ideal candidate for the role and how you meet the requirements. 


At WWF-UK we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance.


Our world needs you like never before. We are the first generation to know we are destroying the world and we could be the last that can do anything about it. We’re looking for people who are passionate about making it politically, socially and economically unacceptable to destroy our planet’s natural resources. We need you to join us in the fight for our world.


This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.