principal internal auditor - information systems in Brisbane CBD

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brisbane cbd, queensland
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shona morrin, randstad
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job description

An excellent opportunity has become available for an experienced Principal Internal Auditor to join a supportive team within one of QLD’s Government Departments. Based in Brisbane city, this role is to commence ASAP to for a contract of up to 6 months.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Managing complex information systems audits/ investigations/reviews/projects across the department to determine whether systems comply with legislation, departmental requirements and/or professional/industry standards.
  • Produce high quality written reports and undertake presentations on audit outcomes to different stakeholders.
  • Lead and supervise audit teams to ensure successful conduct of complex audit assignments.
  • Assist in the development of auditing tools and techniques to achieve efficiencies in audit coverage, tracking issues, providing exception reports.
  • Assist in the implementation of business intelligence or data analysis tools.
  • Stakeholder engagements.
  • Supervise and manage staff in line with quality human resource management practices including employment equity, anti-discrimination, occupational health and safety, and ethical behaviors.
  • Assist in the development of an annual audit plan for the department.

The successful candidate will process the following experience and attributes:

  • Ability to plan, conduct and manage complex information systems audits/ investigations/reviews/projects across applying sound diagnostic and evaluation skills.
  • High-level knowledge and understanding of information management and information technology functions and requirements.
  • Highly skilled in the application of legislation and standards applicable to a public sector organisation.
  • Demonstrated skills in research, analytical assessment and problem-solving complex issues.
  • Good understanding of system landscape or system architecture diagrams (e.g. network infrastructure maps and application systems diagrams).
  • Experience in developing data assurance requirements and reviewing outputs from data assurance activities.
  • Excellent communication, consultation and negotiation.
  • Good team player and leadership skills (ability to supervise and manage staff in line with quality human resource management practices including employment equity, anti-discrimination, occupational health and safety and ethical behaviors).

Desirable skills:

  • Possess relevant qualifications such as CISA, CISM, CISSP and/or experience implementing ISO 27001, ISO 17799, COBIT and ITIL
  • SAP and business intelligence tools
  • Project governance and assurance including relevant certifications (e.g. Prince2, PMP)
  • BA/BS in Business Administration, Accounting, Computer Science, Information Systems Administration or related field; Master’s in accounting or IS

Interested? Apply now!

Please apply below with your updated resume in Word format or call Shona on 3031 3264.

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.





educational requirements

Bachelor Degree