Senior Internal Auditor


At Medibank we stand for better health for better lives.

We are Medibank – an integrated healthcare company providing private health insurance and health solutions to 3.7 million Australians.

About Us

We're passionate about nurturing careers.

We support new innovation and thinking, and openly collaborate and share new ideas. We're healthy and active in our lives and wellbeing is encouraged at every level.  Our people play an important role in the future of health and healthcare and we believe that working together, we're stronger. 

The Opportunity

As a Senior Internal Auditor with Medibank, you will have the overall responsibility of executing and managing internal audit engagements for a wide and varied portfolio of audit processes.

In this role you will complete functional and operational audits focusing on strategic, compliance, financial, and operating processes as well as special investigations and other reviews as required. 

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Hands-on delivery of internal audit projects, entailing business insights and providing constructive challenge to management as well providing the required level of assurance to the Board Audit Committee;
  • Developing risk based audit work programs and testing procedures;
  • Testing the adequacy and effectiveness of Medibank’s system of internal controls;
  • Ensuring all risk areas identified in internal audit scopes are addressed and the internal audit work performed;
  • Ensuring all observations made are supported by sufficient and appropriate audit evidence;
  • Ensuring reports are professionally written and at a level for presentation to the Board Audit Committee; and
  • Developing relationships with key stakeholders to effectively deliver the annual Internal Audit Plan and assist in the execution of ad-hoc projects; 

About You

In order to be successful in this role, you will present with Internal Audit experience (Manager level in BIG4/Second Tier or relevant industry such as financial services, insurance or healthcare) and can demonstrate an applied knowledge of principles and practices of internal auditing, including risk-based internal auditing methodologies and the IIA International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF). You will also possess extensive experience in the development and execution of audit work programs that address key organisational risks. A relevant tertiary qualification plus a professional certification such as CA, CIA, CISA or CPA are also required. In addition you will possess strong communication and relationship building skills, and the ability to work under your own direction and as part of a team.

Desired Skills

  • Data Analytics
  • Behavioural / Risk Culture Root Cause Analysis
  • Quality Management, Re-engineering of business processes

What We Offer

In return for your hard work we offer a range of great benefits. Furthermore, we take the health and wellbeing of our employees seriously, offering flexible working conditions and encouraging wellbeing at all levels of life.

Medibank is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.

A Career at Medibank adds up to more. More achievement. More progress. More passion and more innovation for health.

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Please note, if this position attracts a large volume of interest, the closing date for applications may be brought forward. With this in mind, we encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible.

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