Senior Auditor

Veridian National Search - Chicago, IL

Senior Auditor

$4B SEC Financial Services Company—Chicago, IL—Up to $115K


The Sizzle

  • Company provides support for a healthy lifestyle, professional development, competitive employee programs, and retirement.
  • Company supports a balanced work and home life, including family programs and flexible work situations.
  • Launch your career with a leading global financial institution!
  • Targeting 2-4 years of BIG 4 experience


Minimum Education & Experience of Senior Auditor

  • Four-year degree and/or relevant auditing and systems experience required
  • Assurance experience gained within internal audit, external audit, monitoring or testing functions in a financial institution or consulting environment, in conjunction with relevant experience in capital markets activities
  • Professional certifications (e.g., CFA, FRM, PRM, CPA, CISA, CIA, ACA, ACCA) are preferable but not mandatory
  • Ability to work independently, engage with senior stakeholders, and work in a team environment
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience with audit workpaper applications such as Teammate is advantageous
  • Ability to adapt and react positively in a changing and dynamic work environment
  • Ability to work and deliver to tight deadlines
  • Experience in identifying opportunities to utilize data analytics methodologies


Duties & Responsibilities of Senior Auditor

  • Lead audit project teams by providing oversight and communicating results of the engagement to management.
  • Provide technical expertise and training to auditors within the engagement audit team.
  • Work closely with Team Leads and Audit Managers to confirm the scope of the audit and devise appropriate testing approach.
  • Conduct and document more complex and high-risk audits throughout the Corporation.
  • Take on various roles based on needs of the team.
  • Apply analytical skills to review information, perform assessments of audit results, and evaluate the adequacy of controls
  • Work closely with Audit Team Leader to perform and develop audit planning, scoping, and fieldwork execution strategy.
  • Work closely with Audit Team Leader to develop audit budget and/or timeframe for audit completion.
  • Review the work papers of audit team members to ensure proper departmental standards.
  • Communicate audit status to business unit and Audit Services management.
  • Responsible for direct interaction with different committees and/or management.
  • Complete and compile findings and recommendations for the purpose of status updates, memos, and audit reports.
  • Coordinate with other audit teams (business, regional, and specialist) to guarantee evaluations of related areas occur timely and cover key areas within the audit.
  • Provide training, coaching, and auditing expertise to audit team and deliver comprehensive, thorough consulting and leadership to all levels.
  • Operate independently with in-depth knowledge of business unit/function.
  • Carry out activities that are large in scope, cross-functional, and technically difficult.

Posted On: Monday, September 26, 2022

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