Director of Audit
Jane Butterfield (Bsc (Hons), ACMA)
Jane started with TIAA in 2015 as a Business Assurance Manager and was quickly promoted to Director of Audit due to her innovation and expertise honed over a career spanning over three decades.Read More About Jane
Jane started with TIAA in 2015 as a Business Assurance Manager and was quickly promoted to Director of Audit due to her innovation and expertise honed over a career spanning over three decades.
Leading and supporting a team of highly skilled specialists, Jane consistently delivers to her region of clients across different public sector organisations, especially in the NHS, Local Government, Housing and Education sector. Her current portfolio allows Jane to work with clients to improve systems and processes to ensure continuous improvement and value for money.
Jane is responsible for oversight on all aspects of the service, including developing strategic and annual plans, presenting to audit committees, devising, monitoring and reviewing individual audit assignments and strengthening assurance at every client. Jane has the knowledge and capability to make significant and recognised contributions to maintaining and improving internal control and performance and ultimately, the improvement of operational performance.
- Working for a large housing provider for 17 years, initially as a Principal Auditor and later as Business Assurance Manager.
- Carrying out presentations on the Role of Internal Audit to Executive and Senior Management Team to ensure all were aware of how internal audit can add value to an organisation.
- Continuously developing good working relationships with clients with massive success resulting in several clients openly requesting advice on issues that have arisen.
- Recently implementing a risk and performance management system at a local government client ensuring that expected controls were being introduced at the correct stage and were operating in practice once projects were completed. This allowed massive efficiency gains and reshaped the risk management arrangements at the client.