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Senior Executive Internal Audit

Job Requisition Number:  2403


Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?


At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.


We celebrate diversity of thought because we want to make better decisions for our customers. As we work towards our goal of better health for better lives, we value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers.


Senior Executive Internal Audit – 6-month fixed term contract


Medibank is so much more than health insurance. We’re for the health of all Australians and we deliver over 3 million healthcare services each year.


About us

Medibank is transitioning from a health insurer to a health services organisation. As leaders in our industry, how we innovate and create positive change is critical for delivering value for our customers and shareholders.  Delivering customer centred healthcare is central to our success and creates sustainable value.


The opportunity


We are looking for a Senior Leader to oversee Medibank’s Internal Audit function and deliver on our Internal Audit Strategy in line with Group Risks, Governance Principles and Medibank’s strategic goals. Reporting directly to the Group Executive – Financial Services (CFO), you will be part of the Financial Services Leadership Team, responsible for executing the annual Internal Audit Plan, including internal and external resource planning.  This is a 6 month fixed term contract commencing ideally in March 2020.


Where you can add value

  • Lead, coach and challenge the Internal Audit function in their review of Medibank’s Risk Management and governance processes and control environment.
  • Evaluate the Internal Audit team’s appraisal of the adequacy and effectiveness of Medibank’s internal controls against established best practice standards.
  • Advise the Group Executives and Audit Committee on whether Medibank has adequate and effective controls in place to achieve its objectives
  • Oversee internal audit projects as per the approved Internal Audit Plan and participate in strategic projects as needed


What you can bring?


You are an experienced Senior Internal Audit Leader with a depth of expertise in risk, control and governance, ideally within a Financial Services or ASX listed business. You bring a wealth of capability in developing and executing strategic internal audit plans and extensive knowledge of the APRA regulatory environment.


You have exceptional stakeholder engagement skills, including the ability to present ideas and influence across all levels of an organisation. With natural leadership gravitas, you lead through influence and enjoy enabling the success of others. Commercially astute, and highly strategic in your approach you thrive on empowering teams to deliver results.  


A career with us


With flexible working options, our people have choice in how and where they work. We’re also committed to supporting better accessibility for our customers and our people. If we call you to discuss this role, you’ll also get the opportunity to chat about any adjustments.


We offer a range of great benefits, rewards and discounts, and health and wellbeing initiatives.


To start small and impact bigger.

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