Senior Group Auditor - IT

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Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Hampshire, All
Categories: Information Technology, Other, Compliance, Assurance


Job Title: Senior Group Auditor - IT  

Location: Havant

Salary:  £48,121 - £63,551 depending on skills and experience

Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available

Our Role

You will be responsible for the effective planning and timely execution of risk based audits from SSE’s internal audit programme providing constructive appraisal, insight and challenge and acting as a catalyst for positive change. You will plan and undertake audits in challenging business areas in line with best practice methodology and agree effective plans for control improvement and risk management. With your primary areas of focus, cyber security and resilience and organisational development and change, you will have the ability to articulate technical issues with both technical and non-technical audiences. Acting as a trusted partner to the operational teams you will contribute to identifying the need for operational changes that improve business performance, resilience and ensure regulatory compliance. As a senior team member, you will also be expected to support the development of junior audit staff.

Your Skills and Experience

As a Senior Group Auditor, we need our ideal candidate to be a graduate in an Information Communication Technology / Information Systems related discipline.  Its essential that they have either the Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or Certified Information Systems Security Practitioner (CISSP) qualification along with extensive post qualification IT audit experience.  As well as this it is essential that the successful candidate can demonstrate up to date knowledge of cyber threats and countermeasures. The successful candidate will be very analytical, have strong communication skills, strong planning and organisation skills, be assertive, and have strong negotiation and stakeholder management capabilities. They will have the ability to thrive in a changing and varied environment and an ability to meet demanding delivery timescales. With teamwork as one of our core values it is essential that our newest team member will be skilled at developing robust working relationships with staff at all levels.

Our Company

We all have different skills here at SSE and that’s what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra ‘if it’s not safe, we don’t do it’.

Our Benefits

Lots of good things, including 34 days’ holidays (inclusive of public holidays), pension plans and paid volunteering days. Click here for a full breakdown;

Next Steps

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Closing date for applications is: 26/02/2018

This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you’re internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you’re successful, we’ll conduct some pre-employment checks.

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