Engineering Internal Auditor - (Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time)

Engineering Internal Auditor - (Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time)

Location:  Birmingham/Wolverhampton

The opportunity:

We are currently recruiting for an Internal Auditor to join the UK Engineering Inspection Technical Standards team. As part of the role you will be responsible for timely and accurate completion of internal audits, including the co-ordination of external regulatory audits.

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate who is able to work both independently and as part of a dynamic team. As a member of the team you will play a vital part in helping the department to achieve its regulatory objectives to ensure Engineering Inspection remains compliant with internal quality polices and ISO standards.

This role is available part-time, job-share or full time. This is because we want the best people for our roles, and we recognise that sometimes those people aren’t available full-time.

Key activities:

Examples of potential activities that you may be asked to support are:

  • Lead Auditor for all ISO standards and auditing of compliance with internal procedures.
  • Researches and delivers effective solutions to challenges in support of the relevant specialist area
  • To audit the systems which address and satisfy the requirements of all appropriate quality standards and appropriate underwriting standards.
  • Audits the above systems for current suitability to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Collates information to create presentations, aide memoires and briefings where appropriate.
  • Agree on final audit reports and corrective actions with appropriate department manager and oversee tracking and closure of agreed actions within defined deadlines.
  • Management and development of the annual audit plan to ensure compliance with QMS and relevant ISO Standards.
  • Management of additional standards/ scopes of accreditation/certifications with external regulators.
  • Ensure effectiveness of corrective actions implemented.
  • Your skills and experience:

  • A-level standard of education
  • Experience in internal auditing for ISO 17020, ISO 17025, ISO 9001, ISO 45001 (an advantage)
  • Preferable Level 4 qualification or above in Engineering Discipline
  • Microsoft office experience essential;
  • Excellent time and task management skills;
  • Makes decisions in line with responsibility and accountability;
  • Excellent problem solving skills and attention to detail;
  • Quality management experience


  • Reports to Chief Engineer
  • Works across the Engineering business to ensure that Technical Standards, service standards and effectiveness are maintained or improved.
  • Maintains effective business relationships across Engineering
  • External

  • Maintains effective relationships with external Regulators (UKAS)
  • The Reward:

    The salary offered for this role is in the region of £25,000 depending on experience. As well as this we offer an 35 hour working week

  • Company performance related Bonus
  • 12% Non-Contributory Pension
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays plus 3 volunteering days
  • 4 x Notional Salary – Death in Service
  • Income Payment Protection
  • Flexible benefits - Discounted Gym Membership, Gadget Insurance, Dental Care etc , plus many more
  • At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring. Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, an element of working from home or compressed hours. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need. 

    Who we are :

    With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. If you're interested in working in a dynamic and challenging environment for a company that recognises and rewards your creativity, initiatives and contributions - then Zurich could be just the place for you. The success of our business is built on the contributions of our highly talented employees - people who work every day to position us at the forefront of the insurance industry. We therefore look to hire great people and we encourage those people to give their best.

    You’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.

    Further information:

    At Zurich we are proud of our culture. We are passionate about Diversity and Inclusion. We want you to bring your whole self to work we have a diverse mix of customers and we want our employee base to reflect that.

    Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are creating an environment where everyone feels welcome regardless of protected characteristics.

    With the above in mind we accept applications from everyone regardless of your background, beliefs or culture however we especially welcome applications from women, people from ethnic minorities, people with a disability and people who are LGBT+ as these groups are currently under-represented in our organisation.

    We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.

    We have won numerous awards for our work on Diversity and Inclusion. We are also proud to be nominated for the 2020 Insurance Times award for Diversity and Inclusion. You can read about our awards on our website.

    So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us

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