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Group Risk and Audit Manager/ Senior Manager

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168993

Group Risk and Audit Manager / Senior Manager
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salary: Competitive
Job Type: Permanent

One of the biggest home builders in the UK is looking for a Group Risk and Audit Manager to support the development and delivery of the functional strategy of the company. Reporting to the Group Head of Risk and Audit, the role offers excellent progression opportunities, both within the team and wider business, for the right candidate.

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • Gaining strong working relationships with other head office functions and the trading divisions – lots of exposure to senior stakeholders


  • Changing the risk and audit methodologies in line with quality practice and business needs.


  • Facilitating with the risk management processes and providing independent challenge over risk assessments, mitigations and action planning.


  • Preparing and planning risk and audit plans which add significance and are aligned with the Group’s risk model.


  • Delivering a compliance programme – both internally and regulatory – to assess levels of adherence with key requirements.


  • Delivering risk and audit reviews across all functional areas, offering views, analysis and insight on the look and operation of processes and controls.



  • Audit or accounting/finance background - preferably ACA qualified

  • Experience of reviewing and analysing systems, processes and controls.

  • Good knowledge of risk and audit techniques and methodologies. 

  • A self-starter who is able to use initiative as well as work in part of a team 

  • Ability to meet deadlines in a pressurised ever-changing environment