Lead IT Auditor - International financial firm!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

A prestigious financial institution located in the heart of downtown Chicago is hiring a Lead IT Auditor due to team growth!

Things to get excited about:

  • Downtown location & Headquarters
  • Competitive salary + Bonus
  • Competitive Benefits
  • Ability to rotate out of this team into great positions across the business
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Summer hours
  • Great work-life balance and minimal overtime
  • Currently all WFH due to COVID – Historically the team has 4 work from home days a month, as well as other flexibility to work from home when needed

Summary: 

This is an exciting opportunity to audit the most complex IS applications at the firm to ensure appropriate controls exist, that systems are efficient/accurate, and that IS procedures are in compliance. The Lead IT Auditor will be called upon to analyze/evaluate the company’s IT processes and systems, identify areas for improvement, and develop recommendations for changes to processes/systems in order to minimize risk, improve performance/productivity and ensure the organization complies with relevant regulations.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead IT audit engagements and execute audits
  • Complete special projects where applicable
  • Document and present audit findings to Internal Audit Management and Business Unit Management
  • Oversee less experienced staff auditors
  • Ensure the adequacy and sufficiency of procedures and documentation for self and less experienced staff, as applicable

 Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field is required
  • Professional certification such as a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or Certified Risk Examiner is preferred
  • 5+ years of IT Audit or IT Advisory experience
  • Strong communication, analytic and technical skills


Posted On: Monday, January 11, 2021



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