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Lead Auditor

MG- 6596
Sector Location Job type Salary
CHF 130,000 - 150,000
Date added
19 January, 2023

Job Description

My client is currently looking to expand its internal Audit team by hiring a Lead Auditor, with a global scope, based at its headquarters in Basel.

The team has a strong team spirit, with a very supportive and collaborative approach, where team members are encouraged to bring ideas to the table, and shape the longer-term development of the Audit function within the business.

This is an end-to-end Audit role, where you will be responsible for the full scope of Audit engagements, with a strong advisory, business partnering focus for the business.


Lead Auditor, Basel, Switzerland


As a Lead Auditor, your role will include:

  • Plan and lead Audit engagements on a global basis, covering operational, IT, financial and compliance audits
  • Business partner with operational functions to evaluate business risks, and provide insights and recommendations
  • Support the development of data analytics capabilities within the Audit function
  • Involvement in a broad range of projects

Skills required:

  • 7+ years’ experience within Audit or related fields, such as internal controls, risk management, etc.
  • Excellent communication and relationship-building skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Willingness to travel up to 20%
  • A team orientated and hands-on approach
  • A willingness to learn and develop
  • Fluency in English is essential