Discover Internal Audit Jobs in London | Brit Insurance


Explore detail orientated internal audit roles within our strategic team

Are you a meticulous and analytical individual seeking a rewarding career as an Internal Auditor?

Our Internal Audit department plays a vital role in safeguarding the assets, reputation, and sustainability of our organisation. We’re committed to assessing risks, ensuring effective controls, and driving improvements in governance and risk management.

Join our team today and become part of a dynamic and supportive environment where your skills and expertise will make a real difference.


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Types of Internal Audit roles available

Our Internal Audit team offers opportunities for experienced professionals looking to advance their careers. Here are some examples of the different roles available:

Senior Internal Auditor

Internal Audit Manager

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Educational and experience requirements for an Internal Audit role

To qualify for a position within our Internal Audit team, candidates should meet the following educational criteria:

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in Accounting, Audit, Insurance, or Risk Management is required.
  • Professional industry qualifications are preferred, demonstrating a commitment to ongoing learning and development in the field.
  • Knowledge of UK regulatory standards and familiarity with Lloyd’s requirements or equivalent international standards would be advantageous.


Essential Skills for an Internal Auditor at Brit

In addition to meeting the educational requirements, successful candidates should possess the following essential skills:

  • Clear demonstration of internal and/or external audit experience in insurance, with a focus on Specialty/London markets or relevant International Insurers.
  • An appreciation of risk management principles and the ability to identify and mitigate controls effectively.
  • Proven experience in delivering end-to-end audit assignments, demonstrating thoroughness and attention to detail.
  • Developed knowledge of the insurance industry, including key market trends and challenges.
  • Proficiency in Sarbanes Oxley compliance standards.
  • Excellent proficiency in MS Office products.
  • Effective communication skills, including the ability to influence senior management, underwriters, and colleagues.
  • Strong report writing skills, enabling clear and concise documentation of audit findings and recommendations.


Day in the life

What does an Internal Auditor do day-to-day

The primary role of our Internal Audit function is to help the Board and Executive Management protect the assets, reputation, and sustainability of the organisation. Team members are tasked with a variety of responsibilities on a daily basis, including:

  • Conducting internal audits to assess the adequacy of mechanisms in place for identifying, analysing, and managing key risks within Brit.
  • Undertaking audit fieldwork to gather necessary information and data.
  • Providing independent appraisals of the effectiveness of the control framework.
  • Assisting in the resolution of open audit actions to ensure timely closure of issues.

Our Internal Auditors play a crucial role in ensuring that the organisation operates effectively, efficiently, and in compliance with relevant regulations and standards.

Day in the life


What do our current Internal Audit team think?

Discover what our current and former employees have to say about working in our Internal Audit department:


Working in Internal Audit is a constant challenge to learn about the different areas that you are covering during your reviews. You are continuously pushed to learn and adapt, and no two reviews are ever the same. 

With Internal Audit you work closely with a highly experienced and multiskilled team to bring the right findings to Management’s attention.

As an Internal Auditor you are exposed to all levels of management, from new graduates to the Executive Committee. Your recommendations and inputs are considered at the highest level of the organisation and you can see the impact your work has on the way Brit is operating.

James Morrison Internal Audit Manager - Technology and Change

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Why join Brit insurance?

We’re committed to creating a workplace where everyone can thrive. Being based in London it’s important that we reflect the culture here which is why we believe that inclusion and diversity are essential to our success, and we’re constantly working to create an environment that is welcoming, inclusive, supportive and full of opportunities like:

  • Working with a team of experts who are passionate about what they do.
  • Making a real impact on the success of our business.
  • Gaining experience across a range of finance disciplines.
  • Receiving ongoing professional development and support.
  • Working in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Being part of a company that values inclusivity and diversity.

Whether you're just starting your career or you're an experienced finance professional, we offer a range of opportunities for personal and professional growth. Find out more about why you should join our team, please visit our 'Why Brit?' page.

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We welcome applicants from all backgrounds and experiences, as we believe that diversity enriches our team and drives innovation. If you are an experienced auditor looking to make a meaningful impact, we invite you to explore our job openings or reach out to us to learn more about the exciting opportunities we have to offer. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

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