Senior Auditor | Christchurch

Senior Auditor

Posted on 08-Nov-2017
Application Close Date: 20-Nov-2017
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Job Specification

Audit and Compliance is a specialised unit of the Ministry of Health responsible for Counter-fraud, Audit and Risk Management activities in relation to over $6 billion of annual payments to health providers. We are seeking an experienced Senior Auditor to join our Christchurch based finance and governance team. 


Your in-depth knowledge of financial information and structures will contribute to the provision of high quality, evidence based audits to confirm that health and disability providers throughout New Zealand are delivering the services for which they are funded. 


As a Senior Auditor you will also assist the Team Leader with:

  • the training and development of auditors
  • the development of accountability provisions in policy, contracts and service specifications
  • controls and verification measures in claim payment systems
  • the provision of advice to Ministry and District Health Board contract managers


To be successful in this role you will have experience in an extended financial audit environment, in-depth knowledge of financial information and structures, accounting and auditing methods and tools. Your ability to apply critical thinking, navigate complexity and communicate accounting information to non-accountants will contribute to your success.



Don't let this opportunity pass you by – apply now and help us to protect the integrity of our health service.


For further information about this position please contact Linda Rundle on 03 974 2325.


Applications close Monday 20 November 2017.


The Ministry of Health is committed to equal opportunity in all our employment policies and procedures. All staff - regardless of gender, race, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, religious or ethical beliefs, political opinion or union affiliation - have access to equal employment opportunities. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workforce and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements.

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