Senior Auditor
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: 9320
  • Published: Wed 22/07/2020, 13:10 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 14/08/2020, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £33,123 - £36,138 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Priory House, Chicksands, Bedfordshire

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Senior Auditor

Team: Internal Audit & Risk

Job Family: CBG11 - Enabling

Salary: £33,123 - £36,138 per annum

Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week

Base Location: Priory House, Chicksands, Shefford 

Contract Type: Fixed term – 12 months

Closing Date: 14th August 2020 
Interview Date: Week commencing 24th August 2020


More about the role:


This is an exciting opportunity to join a busy team which upholds the highest professional standards to provide assurance, support and advice to key stakeholders. You need to be able to work on your own initiative, and also under pressure to achieve tight deadlines.


Reporting to the Audit Managers within the Internal Audit & Risk team we need a new Senior Auditor to plan, undertake and report on systems, regularity, contract and/or IT audits, fraud investigations and consultancy reviews in accordance with the Annual Audit plan and requirements of the Council.


Qualified to AAT or equivalent (desirable CCAB/CIMA/CIIA) with relevant experience you’ll need an eye for detail, with the ability to see the big picture and apply pragmatic solutions. To ensure Internal Audit remains respected and valued within the organisation, you will foster positive working relationships with key stakeholders to facilitate the audit process and enable you to provide effective ad-hoc support and advice as required. You will help to ensure that adequate controls are built into systems under development and to help further embed sound risk management practice. 


Join us, and take advantage of a generous rewards package, agile working and the chance to learn and progress. Find your greatness by helping us to deliver better services to the local community.


Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.


To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Senior Auditor Recruitment Pack


For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Adrian Howe at or call 0300 300 6227

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at 


Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.


To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided. Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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