Internal Audit Senior

STW Group

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/12/2016

Job Category:

Accounting / Audit, Risk & Forensic

Job description:

Company Description

With over 80 business, 5,500 employees and a turnover in excess of $850M, WPP AUNZ is the largest Marketing Services organisation across Australia and New Zealand. As part of the WPP Group, our reach expands across the entire globe.

Job Description

As part of the WPP Group, WPP AUNZ is required to comply with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (‘SOX’). This role will be responsible for performing audits and communicating findings to the operating companies in the Group and overseeing compliance with WPP’s SOX requirements.

Key areas include:

  • Assisting in the preparation of the annual audit plan in conjunction with the Global SOX audit requirements.
  • Developing and managing internal relationships at all levels to undertake audit work efficiently.
  • Providing high quality commercially minding findings with an emphasis on providing insights into more efficient or effective control processes within the Group.
  • Completing audits over all business processes and all operating companies within the Group.
  • Assisting to communicate results of audits to Finance Directors/CFOs across the Group.


  • 5+ years experience in internal or external audit.
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service.
  • Ability to work independently and deliver results within agreed timelines.
  • Ability to prioritize work effectively.
  • Well-developed organizational skills.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.
  • Good understanding of governance, risk and control principles with a commercial mindset.
  • Ambitious and driven attitude with a strong desire to improve and progress.

Additional Information

WPP AUNZ has a strong belief in building individual capabilities and offers extensive learning and development opportunities. Collaboration across the global WPP network, which is the largest of its kind, also provides industry wide exposure. Added to that you'll work from a fantastic office buildings and within a dynamic, collaborative team, where we don't forget to have fun and a few laughs along the way.