The Internal Audit Handbook:The Business Approach to Driving Audit Value
drs. Hans Beumer has a Master degree in Business Finance and Accounting and was educated and trained as Dutch CPA, CIA, CISA, CRMA and CFE.
During his 28 years’ career, he was CAE for 16 years at the head offices of global operating companies. He published 4 books and 8 articles on the topic of best practice internal auditing.
The Internal Audit Handbook combines the Volumes I, II and III of Driving Audit Value in a comprehensive internal audit handbook.
The Internal Audit Handbook combines the Volumes I, II and III of Driving Audit Value in a comprehensive internal audit handbook. This Driving Audit Value Bundle integrates the best practice strategies of the internal audit function, internal audit engagement and the internal audit risk management into one definitive, practical and extensive reference manual of 740 pages.
This handbook is a must-have for all internal audit professionals who want to elevate their performance far above the expectations of their board and management. Use this best practice guide for implementing a value-added internal audit strategy. Follow the business approach to internal auditing for maximising the internal audit added value and minimising the internal audit risks, based on proven strategy models:
- This is the first and only handbook that develops a focused strategy for achieving the highest level of audit added value of the internal audit function. The handbook reflects on the internal audit activities from an entirely new perspective by defining the added value and how this added value can be attained through value drivers and value enables.
- The internal audit strategic models provide transparency for the main success principles for the key internal audit activities, presenting a unique new frame of reference for understanding, deploying and realising the internal audit strategies.
- No other professional internal audit literature covers the topic of internal audit risk management as this handbook. Just like your company’s management needs to manage their risks, the internal audit function needs to manage its risks in achieving the internal audit strategies and objectives. The Beumer Audit Risk Management Model© provides a ground-breaking new approach to understand, identify, measure and mitigate the internal audit risks at both the audit function level and the audit engagement level.
- On 740 pages, this handbook follows the business approach to internal auditing based on the practical experiences, examples, tips and foremost solutions, from an experienced CAE. The content of this book draws upon 28 years of business experience, of which 16 years as leader of internal audit functions of globally operating corporations.
The Internal Audit Handbook is the best practice guide for implementing a value-added internal audit strategy. Follow the strategic principles and become successful in achieving the highest objectives of the internal audit department. Apply the fundamental success principles described in this handbook and your audit function will generate the desired added value.