Internal Auditor (group role)

City:  Athens
Date:  25-Jan-2023

Energean is an independent E&P company focused on developing resources in the Mediterranean and UK North Sea. With presence in nine countries Energean is operating production, development, and exploration assets with an excellent HSE track record. 

The company has an approximately 70% gas weighted portfolio with more than 800 MMboe 2P reserves and 2C resources and our flagship development assets are the multi-tcf Karish, Karish North and Tanin gas fields, offshore Israel. 
Energean is committed to sustainable development and to be a net zero emitter by 2050 contributing to the global net zero target. The company also strives to meet United Nations' 17 Sustainable Development Goals through its day-to-day operations and a wide range of corporate social responsibility initiatives. 
Being an equal opportunity employer and valuing diversity Energean does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. 




Energean looking for a Internal Auditor to join our internal audit team in Athens, Greece. The role will have the opportunity to actively participate in the whole spectrum of the group internal audit activities, undertake relevant projects end to end, communicate with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders of different backgrounds and recommend actions that would ultimately enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of Energean processes at a group level.


Key Accountabilities:


  • Participate in the development and execution of the Group’s risk based internal audit plan
  • Contribute to all phases of the individual internal audit engagements (planning engagement, performing process walk throughs and flowcharting, gathering and analyzing audit evidence, testing controls design, and operating effectiveness, preparing working papers, monitoring outcomes etc.)
  • Identify potential gaps and propose improvements in the areas of governance, risk management and controls processes
  • Interact effectively with stakeholders to identify opportunities for increasing operational efficiencies, strengthening internal controls, mitigating risks, redesigning business processes etc.
  • Assist with developing audit reports and presentations to Senior Management and Audit & Risk Committee
  • Participate in special/ ad hoc assurance and/ or consulting engagements further to Senior Management’s and the Audit Committee’s respective requests
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of our internal audit processes and methodologies in alignment with best practices and developments to relevant regulation, frameworks etc.



  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or Engineering
  • 3-5 years solid Audit experience in a big-4 and/or a multinational (preferably listed) organization. Internal Audit experience will be considered an asset.
  • Good knowledge of audit methodology and Internal Audit Standards including a solid understanding of key concepts (internal controls, risk management, etc.)
  • Experience in the sector of oil and gas, energy, project manufacturing, or other related area will be considered as a strong plus
  • Fluency in English (both verbal and written)
  • Advanced computer skills on MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • SAP and/or Internal Audit Software knowledge will be considered as a strong plus
  • Professional certification (CIA, ACCA, CPA etc.) will be considered as a plus
  • Master’s degree will be considered as a plus
  • Availability for business trips, with frequency and duration as needed



  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills
  • Good organizational, prioritization and time-management skills
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivation with a willingness to learn, develop and build proper knowledge and skills to involve in more complex areas of work
  • Independent, proactive, and “can-do” mentality
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and within a team
  • Strong ethical values including objectivity, confidentiality, and integrity
  • Target-oriented working approach


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This role is being handled by the Energean recruitment team and no agency contact is required.