Senior Auditor - External Client Team

  • Job Reference: 00002017-1
  • Date Posted: 9 August 2018
  • Recruiter: SWAP Internal Audit Services
  • Location: Yeovil, Somerset
  • Salary: £34,909 to £38,136
  • Sector: Accounting, Administration
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

SWAP Internal Audit Services (SWAP) is a highly successful and respected provider of internal audit services to a growing number of local authorities, other public sector bodies and private sector clients.

We put ICT at the heart of our services and are leaders in the use of audit management software and data analytics to optimise performance, efficiency and added value to our partners.

About the role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and proficient person to join our Company.

This is an opportunity for you to work at the cutting edge of internal audit practice in an exciting and challenging environment and could prove to be an excellent stepping-stone for your career. 

You will report to the Assistant Director responsible for looking after our Non-Partner business and your work will take you across our Partnership while also working alongside other SWAP colleagues from other partner sites.

About you

An enthusiastic professional with strong analytical and influencing skills.  The ability to effectively engage and influence in a constructive manner is essential, as is your professional competence and expertise.

You will be ambitious and innovative in contributing to the further growth and success of SWAP, possessing excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work and communicate with senior management from a wide range of disciplines and levels.

You will be a part-qualified internal auditor (CIA) or qualified/part qualified CCAB Accountant, together with demonstrable and extensive internal audit experience. 

You will be required to undertake travel across our Partnership, so you should have a valid driving licence and access to a vehicle.

The Benefits

In return we will offer you a competitive salary and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (for further details please visit  

You will be able to take advantage of the Company’s excellent flexi scheme and approach to flexible working arrangements, which include the ability to work from home.

You will be entitled to a generous annual allowance starting at 26 days, which will increase after 5 year’s continuous service to 29 days, along with the option to purchase additional leave.

You will have the ability to join the CSSC Scheme ( giving you access to sport and leisure opportunities, including hundreds of local and national offers.  You will be able to enjoy discounted family days out, dining and gym membership.

Additional information and how to apply

For further information on SWAP please see our website or contact Head Office on 01935 848541. 

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to us by clicking APPLY NOW. The covering letter should clearly explain why you are applying for the post, detailing your relevant skills and experience.


Job Ref:                SENAUDEXT03

Closing Date:     Midday Friday 7th September

Interview Date:  Week commencing 17th September