Common Body of Knowledge Survey
Your chance to contribute to the advancement of the Internal Audit Profession - the Common Body of Knowledge survey will provide a comprehensive global look into the practice of internal auditing. In appreciation for your time, after you have submitted the survey, you will be invited to enter into a drawing to win one of 30 US$200 Visa®
e-gift cards or one of 10 US$200 IIARF Bookstore credits. You can also request to be notified by email whenever free CBOK reports are released and to receive a US$5 IIARF Bookstore credit. Click here to complete the survey
Funding Grants for women in the Finance Sector
In 2015 Women & Leadership Australia is administering a national initiative to support the development of female leaders across all sectors. From March 2015 the initiative will provide women in the Finance Sector with grants for leadership development. More specifically, grant applications are open to women employed in the Finance Sector
at three levels. Please click here for the preferred program link
for program and Grant Application details.
Released this month is a new publication on Enhancing Integrated Reporting - Internal Audit Value Proposition
by the European Institutes of Internal Auditors. More……
Satori Group is a new Supporter of IIA-Australia
IIA-Australia is delighted to introduce the Satori Group as our new Supporter.
Founded in 2002, Satori Group specialises in business improvement solutions which incorporate niche application areas, including: Internal Audit Analytics, Continuous Control Monitoring, Risk and Audit Management, and Data Visualisation Dashboards. Satori Group is the primary distributor for ACL, Pentana, Caseware Monitor, SatoriCCM and Dundas Dashboards solutions for Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific Islands.
The motto of their business is to help organisations Control, Plan, Report, Analyse
business decision making processes through their suite of solutions. Customer Service is the core value and they achieve this with timely product delivery alongside efficient and helpful ongoing consultation. At Satori Group, they look to develop a strong relationship with customers whilst empowering them through product coaching so they become expert users themselves, thereby allowing customers to confidently explore and maximise the value adding functionalities of their products.
Some of Satori Group’s customers include Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Coca-Cola Amatil, Metcash Limited, Reserve Bank of Australia, Insurance Australia Group, Queensland Health and Healthshare NSW.
Call for Nominations
The Nominations Committee is calling for nominations as Director of IIA-Australia for the period 2015-2017. The nomination form and information detailing what is required are available here
Recently, IIA-Australia sought guidance from ASIC on complying with the breach reporting obligations in section 912D of the Corporations Act 2001. ASIC intends to publish the correspondence on its website for the assistance of all AFS licensees. The letter from IIA-Australia and response from ASIC can be found here