Internal audit practitioner

Internal audit practitioner

Check company records and procedures to make sure they are accurate and reliable

The role of internal audit departments is to provide an independent, objective assurance and advice to add value and improve an organisation’s operations. You’ll help an organisation meet its objectives by bringing a new approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, compliance and finance. As an apprentice practitioner, you’ll train in researching, data gathering, documenting and testing, to best identify weaknesses so that steps can be taken to address them. Internal auditor roles are found in the public, private and voluntary sectors, where the internal audit function is acknowledged as a cornerstone of good corporate governance essential to the success of an organisation.


Duration: 18 months

Relevant school subjects: Maths and ICT

Entry requirements: A-levels or equivalent qualifications

Achievement upon completion: Level 4 (Higher)—equivalent to a foundation degree

Potential salary upon completion: £35,000 per annum

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