Buckingham Search

Senior Auditor

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Buckingham Search is excited to partner with an $80B+ bank in Chicago looking to hire a new Senior Auditor to their team!

This role will create several leadership opportunities in addition to overseeing end-to-end audit processes, you will lead audit projects, interface with stakeholders, monitor staff work performance, and hold status/update meetings.

What you can expect:

  • Supervise Audit staff members, review working papers and assist the audit manager in project execution
  • Serve as Audit Lead and complete audit projects within assigned timelines.
  • Lead and plan audit projects by performing project risk assessments that drive the development of audit objectives and create risk based audit programs.
  • Conduct client interviews and perform walkthroughs to evaluate control design.
  • Collaborate with clients in the evaluation and assessment of departmental controls and processes and advise on enhancements.
  • Execute tests that validate control effectiveness and document testing results.
  • Identify emerging risks, audit issues and recommendations using independent judgment and be able to communicate findings succinctly to client personnel.
  • Prepare/Review draft audit reports summarizing the scope, conclusions, & findings.

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent
  • Accounting, audit or equivalent certification strongly desired
  • 5+ years banking or financial services audit experience, evaluation of control environment
  • Experience in utilizing data analytics to enhance the audit process
  • Understanding of financial capital or secondary mortgage markets
  • Intermediate MS Office, Tableau experience preferred
  • GRC Platform (e.g. Archer, MetricStream, Riskonnect)
  • Ability to challenge status quo, identify innovative solutions and champion change.
  • Ability to adapt to evolving business needs and changes, including different role requirements, or environments and work with a sense of focus and urgency


Posted On: Wednesday, November 23, 2022

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