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Part-Time Auditor

Employer West Lancashire Borough Council Reference HR1012
Published 9 February 2017 Closing date 12pm midday on Monday 27 February 2017
Working Pattern Part-Time Hours 28.8 hours per week
Salary £25,694-£27,394 per annum pro rata Disclosure Basic
Location 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk, L39 2DF Duration Permanent


The Council wants to be ambitious for West Lancashire and its priorities are the local economy, the environment across the Borough and the Health and Wellbeing of its local communities. A vacancy exists for an Auditor in our small internal audit team evaluating the effectiveness of the Council’s risk management, governance and control arrangements in accomplishing its objectives.

The service reviews the implementation of legislation, policy, financial regulations and contract procedure rules but you will need to demonstrate a creative and innovative approach as the role will involve complex assignments with an emphasis on adding value by promoting good governance and continual service improvement in the areas under review. You will have excellent communication skills as well as internal audit experience and hold a relevant qualification e.g. AAT, IIA, CIPFA Diploma.

For an informal discussion please contact Mike Coysh, Audit Manager on 01695 712603

This post carries an essential user car allowance. The Council’s car user scheme is currently under review.


Download an application form (MS Word, 1.02mb)

Completed application forms should be emailed to Recruitment@westlancs.gov.uk

If you are unable to return the application form by email, then you can send your completed application form to: West Lancashire Borough Council, Human Resources, 52 Derby Street, Ormskirk, Lancashire, L39 2DF.

If you cannot apply using the above application form, then please call 01695 577177 or email Recruitment@westlancs.gov.uk

All applications for vacancies should be submitted by the application method stated. Please note that we do not accept speculative CVs.

Please note that if you have not been invited to interview within 4 weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been successful at the shortlisting stage.

The successful applicant will be required to undergo security checks as part of the Baseline Personnel Security Standard for accessing Government records.  This will include a Basic Disclosure Scotland Criminal Record check.

Please be advised that a criminal record will not necessarily be a bar to obtaining a position with West Lancashire Borough Council.

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