Group Internal Audit Senior

Date: 7 Jun 2024

Location: Manchester Airport, GB

Company: MAG



  • Group Internal Audit Senior
  • 12-month Fixed Term Contract covering Maternity leave
  • Based at Manchester Airport
  • Hybrid working for a better work / life balance
  • Part time role  - 4 days per week (30.4 hours)

Why MAG?


At MAG we provide the airport facilities and travel services that people need to connect with the world. As the largest UK owned airport operator, we serve over 60 million passengers a year from Manchester, London Stansted, and East Midlands Airports. With over 270 destinations across the globe, our businesses not only bring people together but also support the prosperity of the regions in which we operate.


At MAG, we recognise that creating a first-class journey for our customers starts by creating a first-class career journey for our colleagues and we are committed to building inclusive environments in which our people can thrive. You’ll also have access to some great benefits including:


  • Bonus scheme
  • 11% company contribution pension
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Free parking
  • Subsidised public transport
  • Huge range of company discounts

The role


This key role involves using your insight, commercial awareness, and subject matter expertise to perform audit and assurance tasks across various business areas and departments within MAG.


You will be responsible for managing audit and business assurance projects from planning to completion, following MAG’s Internal Audit methodology and CIIA best practice. You will also write high-quality audit reports that provide value and highlight risk exposure and control gaps.


Moreover, you will collaborate with other team members to deliver financial, commercial, and operational assurance, and suggest process and control enhancements. You will work closely with the wider Risk and Insurance team and be skilled in developing strong relationships with business stakeholders in order to serve as a trusted advisor.


You will also assist the Group Head of Internal Audit and/or the Director of Risk & Assurance with any other assurance, audit or risk management activities as needed.


What will make you successful in the role?


To be successful in this role, you will ideally be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA) or internal audit (CIIA) professional or qualified by experience with at least 3 years of prior experience. You will be able to showcase your ability to build and sustain positive working relationships with stakeholders at all levels and have the ability to influence effectively. You will also be a self-starter with a strong focus on your own Continuous Professional Development.


It would be very beneficial for you to have previous experience of auditing a in Group/Head Office functions such as HR, Finance or Procurement and to be skilled in data analytics software tools.

Equal Opportunities & Reasonable Adjustments


At MAG we believe in the importance of diversity & inclusion for all. We are committed to creating a workforce that is reflective of our society. As such we welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.


We’re also committed to well-being with a focus on mental health and supporting colleagues from underrepresented groups through our Colleague Resource Groups.


As a Disability Confident employer we are committed to creating an environment where candidates and employees can perform at their optimum. Please let us know if we can provide you with any reasonable adjustments to aid your application or interview process.


You can contact the team by emailing


Our Colleague Resource Groups include: Women’s Network, Embrace - Race & Ethnicity Group, Fly With Pride (LGBTQIA+), Mental Health, Parent & Carers, Disabilities including neurodiversity