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Head of Audit & Governance

Job Description

Head of Audit & Governance

Location: Warwickshire

Job Type: Temporary Fixed Term (6 Months)

Salary: £25.77 per hour - 37-hour week

Discipline: Finance

Start Date: ASAP


Job Description

A Local Authority based in Warwickshire is looking for a Head of Audit & Governance to join the team on an initial 6 Month contract to have full operational and managerial responsibility for the Audit and Governance section with the council and the Internal Audit and Counter Fraud Section with a partnering council.

The post holder will work with the Executive Director (Resources) to ensure that the Unit achieves excellence in its services to customers both internal and external.

The post holder will assist in the production of the Finance and Procurement Business Plans and prepare the annual audit plan.

Full job specification available.

Ideal Candidate

  • Member of CCAB Accountancy body
  • Significant experience with Local Authority auditing at a senior level
  • Strong interpersonal skills and experience of managing junior staff
  • Excellent project management skills and presentation skills

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Greg at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208969 or email

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So, if you know of anyone who would be perfect for this position and they are placed into work, you will receive £250 for the referral once their probationary period has been completed.