Risk-Based Senior Auditor - Financial Services

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Buckingham Search is working with a $2B banking institution in the Chicago Loop that dually serves as a regulator to the financial institution. Before you apply, make sure you are willing to take a MANDATORY 5-consecutive-day vacation annually without checking email... this is something they take seriously/

Things to get excited about:

  • Great Work-Life Balance
  • They take all the banking holidays
  • Great Benefits
  • Uncapped tuition reimbursement: 90% paid for A’s, 80% for B’s.
  • 401(k) match that increases with tenure, 100% match after 5 years of employment
  • Pre-tax cafeteria plan
  • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Gym/Health Club reimbursement
  • FSA options

The challenging and exciting work includes:

  • Conduct risk-based audit engagements including identifying risk, developing audit programs with appropriate test objectives, evaluating the adequacy of internal controls, performing tests of key controls and documenting results.
  • Identify, document and communicate audit issues that clearly define the risk, root cause, and expectations suitable for addressing the identified risk.
  • Document client processes accurately to support a complete understanding of the business process.
  • Partner with the business to evaluate and assess departmental controls and processes.
  • Prepare well-documented work papers to support audit conclusions.
  • Develop and maintain productive client and staff relationships.
  • Pursue professional development opportunities to support continuous learning.
  • Supervise staff auditors assigned to audit engagements by providing guidance on overall execution and review of deliverables.
  • Represent internal audit on organizational project teams, in management meetings, and with external organizations.
  • Adhere to departmental policies and procedures including professional standards.
  • Other duties as assigned.

The most qualified candidate will have:

  • Bachelor degree from an accredited college or university.
  • A minimum of at least 5 years audit experience.
  • Certification as a CIA, CPA, CISA or other relevant industry certification.
  • Banking or Financial Services industry experience preferred.



Posted On: Monday, September 28, 2020

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