Senior Internal Audit Advisor

Senior Internal Audit Advisor: Description / Requirements

KPMG in Greece
 offers an exciting opportunity for career growth. You will be joining one of the leading global networks of professional firms, which is well known for the ability and professionalism of its people and the quality of its services.

Due to continued growth of operations, we are seeking to recruit a Senior Internal Audit Advisor to join our Advisory department.

Your role as a Senior Internal Audit Advisor will focus on using analysis, experience and professional judgement when designing and executing audit procedures, based on understanding of the client’s environment, risks and internal control processes. You will be assigned to a variety of industries and business models, increasing understanding of how organizations operate.

Description of the position

  • Execute internal audit plans.
  • Perform internal audits and risk assessments.
  • Assist our clients in developing procedures in compliance with regulatory risk management frameworks, standards, and policies.
  • Contribute to identify areas of improvement, perform root cause analysis, document findings, develop effective corrective action plans and follow up on their implementation.
  • Prepare internal audit reports, present/communicate findings, and recommendations.
  • Seek continuous improvement, enhancing current levels of service delivery, quality, and stakeholder satisfaction.

Candidate Profile

  • Strong understanding of internal audit, risk management and regulatory imperatives.
  • Strong report and presentation skills.
  • Professional integrity and ability to engage senior level stakeholders.
  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of a team, being accountable to develop a positive and cohesive team environment.
  • Competence in data analytics.
  • Ability to work under pressure, be agile, innovative and manage multiple priorities.
  • Ability to develop sound solutions which enables smarter ways of working and improving processes.

Minimum requirements to apply for the role (including qualifications and experience):

  • University degree preferably at postgraduate level on Accounting, Economics, Finance, Business, or relative subjects.
  • A minimum of 2-3 years of solid work experience in Internal Audit. Prior experience in Compliance and Fraud/ Risk Management background will be considered as a strong asset.
  • Professional qualification such as CIA, CGE, ACCA, ICA in progress or completed.
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills both in Greek and English.
  • Eagerness to learn through a positive attitude and to provide quality professional work.
  • Analytical, problem solving and project management skills.


We offer a competitive remuneration package and excellent career prospects, coupled with continuous training and development.