What does an Internal Auditor do and how do I become one?

Whether you want to get inspiration by seeing the hundreds of different job roles available in different industries, or if you want to find out more about a particular role – what they actually do on a daily basis, how to get in to the job, progression and salary prospects, how to find vacancies and more – browse the job profiles in the Prospects website.

The newest edition to the list of profiles is for an Internal Auditor.

What does an Internal Auditor do?

Internal auditors work within businesses and organisations to monitor and evaluate

– how well risks are being managed

– how the the business is being governed

– how internal processes are working

They also provide a consulting service, advising management on how to improve systems and processes.

So how is this different to an External Auditor?

Generally  external auditors look at financial and accounting risks i.e. carry out financial health checks.

Find out more: www.prospects.ac.uk/internal_auditor.htm


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