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Senior Internal Auditor

QBE Insurance
Paramatta, Australia
Closing date
Jun 10, 2024

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Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Primary Details
Time Type: Full time

Worker Type: Employee
  • Location: Sydney / Melbourne / Brisbane / Adelaide
  • Type: 12 month Fixed Term Contract, full time
The opportunity

We have an opportunity for a Senior Internal Auditor to join our Group Internal Audit team covering our Australia Pacific operations. The role will offer a broad view across the business with a range and variety of work.

The successful candidate will be provided with a superb opportunity to work as part of an effective and well-regarded team, ensuring all significant risks of the business are being adequately and appropriately mitigated by management, and to provide value to the business through commercially sound audit recommendations.

Your new role

You will utilise your skill set to, amongst other things:
  • Effectively carry out risk-based planning of audits, including gathering of information, performing risk assessments, and design of appropriate test steps.
  • Deliver high quality audits across a range of business units and shared services.
  • Prepare audit findings and internal audit reports, and assist management in developing commercially sound actions to address issues raised.
  • Proactively manage your workload to deliver high quality audits and assist the wider team where needed.
  • Build and maintain effective ongoing working relationships with the team, management and stakeholders.
About you
  • You have experience in internal or external audit, gained in a professional services firm or industry.
  • You've preferably achieved or are working towards post-graduate qualifications such as CA/CPA.
  • You have a strong understanding of risk and internal control concepts, in particular relating to insurance and/or financial services more generally.
  • You have excellent report writing and presentation skills, and well-developed analytical and problem solving skills.
  • You are proactive, are adaptable to working in a changing environment, and have the ability to prioritise and multi-task effectively.
About QBE

We can never really predict what's around the corner, but at QBE we're asking the right questions to enable a more resilient future - helping those around us build strength and embrace change to their advantage.

We're an international insurer that's building momentum towards realising our vision of becoming the most consistent and innovative risk partner.

And our people will be at the centre of our success. We're proud to work together, and encourage each other enable resilience for our customers, our environment, our economies and our communities.

With more than more than 11,000 people working across 27 countries, we're big enough to make a real impact, but small enough to provide a friendly workplace, where people are down-to-earth, passionate and kind.

We believe this is our moment - what if it was yours too?


We offer a range of benefits to help provide holistic support for your work life, whatever your circumstances. As a QBE employee you will have access to and benefit from:
  • 'Hybrid Working' - a mix of working from home and in the office to enhance your work/life balance
  • Our 'Thriving at our Best' wellbeing program, including free holistic wellbeing coaching, nutritional, confidential counselling, financial and legal advice
  • 12 weeks' gender-equal flexible leave for all new parents, including paid super
  • The ability to maximise retirement savings through voluntary super contributions and company matching
  • Income protection insurance & reimbursed Death and Total Permanent Disability insurance premiums
  • Additional leave and support through QBE's Family Domestic Violence First Responder Network
  • Discounts on insurance products, car hire, hotels, goods and services including benefits through our various sports and arts sponsorship partners
Rewards & Recognition

We value our employee's experience with us and are proud to have been recognised for the following awards:
  • 2021 LinkedIn Top Employer & HRD Employer of Choice
  • 2020 Best Workplace Diversity & Inclusion and Excellence Award for Best Health & Wellbeing at the Australian HR Awards
  • Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI) Platinum Employer since 2022 - the definitive national LGBTIQ+ benchmark for workplace inclusion recognising employers achieving Gold status for 4 or more years
  • Ranked 6th place in the AAGE Top Graduate Employers 2021 as voted by graduates
  • Top 20 Workplaces for Dads in 2019 and 2020 (HBF Direct Advice for Dads)
  • Family First accredited employer since 2021
Apply now

Click APPLY to submit your application. Successful applicants will need to complete work rights, police and credit checks through our online provider as a condition of employment.

QBE recognise the value of diverse perspectives and experience. We are committed to an inclusive workplace where everyone feels valued and respected for who they are. If we can provide support with access requirements, alternative work arrangements or you would like to connect with one of our networks please contact us at

Application Close Date: 23/05/2024 11:59 PM

How to Apply:

To submit your application, click "Apply" and follow the step by step process.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

QBE is an equal opportunity employer and is required to comply with equal employment opportunity legislation in each jurisdiction it operates.

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