Well your new job would be conducting a testing programme, internal audits and assurance fieldwork to a high standard, in order to ensure identification of meaningful issues. People skills are vital for the role as dealing with senior stakeholders is a key day to day aspect.
You will need to be a:
- Qualified accountant or auditor – this can be stepping first move from practice
- Skilled in conducting detailed audit reviews: collecting and analysing complex data, evaluating information and systems, and drawing logical conclusions
- Strong stakeholder skills and confident at dealing with senior management.