Internal Auditor - 2/3 days per month

We are seeking a meticulous and detail-oriented Internal Auditor, to join our team.  The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of accounting principles, excellent analytical skills, and a keen eye for detail.  The Internal Auditor will be responsible for assessing and improving our internal controls, processes, and procedures to ensure compliance with regulatory standards and mitigate risks.

International Students House (ISH) is a charity that enables young people worldwide to achieve their academic aims.  We believe every young person should have the opportunity to succeed whatever their background.  Together with university partners and supporters, we provide scholarship opportunities, a safe home, and a social programme to enable students to succeed while giving them a place to belong.

Skills & experience

  • A recognised professional qualification e.g. IIA, ICAEW, CIMA, which implies a thorough knowledge of the principles, procedures, and practices of accounting and financial records and transactions.
  • Knowledge of audit procedures including planning, techniques, tests and sampling methods, and modern audit approaches e.g. risk-based auditing, process auditing, and systems improvement.
  • An ability to gather, analyse and evaluate facts and to prepare and present concise verbal and written reports. An ability to establish and retain effective working relationships with ISH staff and to communicate clearly and effectively


  • Ability to commit to approximately 30 days per annum, with some flexibility.
  • A commitment, understanding, and empathy with, the charitable sector.
  • An understanding of ISH’s strategic priorities and goals.
  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely; disseminates information about decisions and plans proactively.

Remuneration & Benefits

Hourly: £20-25.00 per hour; dependent on skills and experience

Contract: Permanent

Other Benefits: £2.75 meal allowance (when onsite)

To apply, please send a CV and covering detailing your relevant experience and qualification to  In your covering letter, please explain why you are interested in this position and how your skills align with the job requirements.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our workplace.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or disability.

Join our team and contribute to our commitment to excellence and integrity in everything we do.