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Head of Internal Audit

Reference number: A3361119

Location: Bedfordshire

Following an internal promotion, we are looking for a Head of Internal Audit to provide assurance and support and assistance to RSPB trustees regarding the management and control of all forms of risk at the RSPB and in its subsidiaries, including compliance with law, regulation and good practice to ensure the RSPB is protected and complies as required. The Head of Internal Audit directly manages one Internal Auditor and works closely with the Data Protection Officer.

Duties will include producing an audit plan, and protocols for conducting audits and investigations, in consultation with the RSPB Treasurer. The postholder must be able to act independently of internal management, holding staff to account where required, while maintaining the support and engagement of colleagues in support of the role's purpose. The postholder should be able to conduct their work in an analytical manner, and present results clearly and compellingly.

For further information and to download an application form please visit our website.

Salary starting at

£34,643 to £37,530 per annum.

Hours & contract information

Hours: Full time
Contract: Permanent

Closing date: 14 February 2020
Interview date: 26 February 2020, 27 February 2020

How to apply

Our role profile describes the key result areas and skills and experience needed for the role. Please make sure you include reference number A3361119 on your application.

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This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare both spent and unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

Who to contact

For questions about this post
Rob George
01767 693184

Send application details to
Rob George
RSPB UKHQ - The Lodge Potton Road Sandy Bedfordshire SG19 2DL
01767 693184