Our client: A very renowned name group in Saudi Arabia is looking to hire an Assistant Internal Audit Manager (Operations).
The role: In this role, you would need to work closely with the Internal Audit Manager on aligning business units in specific strategic areas of audit and compliance. Recommend controls and operational improvements to mitigate risk and improve operational functions. Provides oversight to financial investigations and ensures they consider fraud risks in all projects. Scale up the ability and capability within the units to make well-informed decisions. Work & communicate with executive leadership and the board of directors in the identification and performance of audits, consultations, and special projects. Oversee the diagnostic audit for potential acquisitions. Prepare recommendations to the Board on audit decisions that have an organization-wide impact.
Must Have: Candidates need to have a Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance and/or Master’s degree a plus. CPA, CIA, IFRS Based Qualification or other applicable certification. 5+ years of audit experience. Should have managed complex projects and multi-industry knowledge. Must have an in-depth experience in Operational Audits (Supply Chain, Logistics, Warehousing) and carried out fraud and other operational related investigations, consultancy and advisory assignments. Excellent communication skills in English and Arabic. Experience in Preparation of Audit Plans and Presentations to the Audit Committee/Head of Audit. Working experience with Big 4 or Big Groups would be highly advantage.
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