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National Grid Senior Auditor, US, Corporate Audit in Waltham, Massachusetts

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Job Purpose

To be part of a professional team responsible for conducting operational, financial, regulatory, and compliance audits, as well as other projects, while maintaining objectivity and independence. Auditors effectively plan and execute their assignments, both independently and within a team structure, to contribute to the delivery of National Grid’s annual audit program.

Key Accountabilities

  • Design, manage and ensure the delivery of the Internal and external Audit Program.

  • Lead our group of internal auditors and maintain the audit register.

  • Maintain and Manage the business management systems in accordance to relevant ISO Accreditations.

  • Lead all aspects of audit activities including risk assessments, audit planning, audit testing, control evaluation, report drafting, work paper documentation, follow-up and tracking of management's corrective actions in response to findings, and verification of issue closure.

  • Work independently, be self-motivated and manage work within agreed timelines, while producing high quality deliverables (audit work papers, audit reports and other documents).

  • Leverage or develop a solid understanding of business processes, corporate strategy, controls and risks to provide reliable and independent assurance on the design and effectiveness of the control framework.

  • Corporate Audit to ensure audit plans are aligned and risks identified.

Supervisory/Interpersonal- Experience Required

  • Effectively collaborate with other parties as necessary to perform audit work, including developing and maintaining effective stakeholder relationships.

  • Ability to prepare comprehensive, clear, concise reports; communicate effectively in writing and orally; maintain objectivity and impartiality.

  • Ability to effectively work in a team environment fostering self-development and the development of others.


  • Bachelor’s degree - Business Administration, Accounting, Engineering

  • 3+ Years experience of Audit, in a large energy company or functional / accounting experience

  • MBA (Desirable)

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