Principal Internal Auditor

Armidale, New South Wales, Australia
$104,959 to $112,240
14 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

• Continuing, full-time position
• $104,959 to $112,240 per annum (HEO 9)
• Plus 17% employer superannuation. Salary packaging options are available.
• Relocation assistance provided
• Applicants must have ongoing full time work rights

The University of New England in Armidale, Australia is a unique university, in the enviable position of boasting an excellent international reputation as well as being a leader in research and academic innovation. We aim to foster a constructive and engaged culture where creative ideas and innovation thrive.

The Audit and Risk Directorate provides an independent, objective assurance and consulting service designed to add value and improve organisational effectiveness and provides assurance to Senior Management as to the adequacy and effectiveness of risk management, controls and governance processes.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Principal Internal Auditor to join our Audit and Risk Team. Reporting to the Director, Audit and Risk, the position provides expert analysis and professional advice on risk management, internal control and corporate governance processes and systems across all the organisational areas of the University. The incumbent works closely with Senior Management to identify and evaluate business risks and develops effective solutions to complex business issues.

Skills & Experience

Your expertise in contemporary internal auditing concepts, techniques, technology and standards and experience in conducting operational audits and investigations is critical to the success of this position. In addition you will have superior analytical, communication and presentation skills.

Additional information

To discuss this opportunity, please contact David Tanner, Director Audit and Risk: phone 02 6773 2124 or email . To find out more about the Directorate visit

About Armidale

Living in Armidale you will experience the best of both city and rural living. Enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle with access to shopping, gourmet food, top sporting facilities and cultural delights. You can live
in the heart of Armidale or experience the tranquillity of the New England on a rural property.

To find out more, visit: and/or

Closing Date: 13 November 2016

Reference No: 216120

To demonstrate your suitability for this role, please respond to the selection criteria, contained in the position statement, in your application.

Equity principles underpin all UNE policies and procedures. As a University committed to engaging a diverse workforce, UNE encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply.