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Senior Internal Auditor - Norfolk, VA in Norfolk, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Norfolk, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    10232018-1

Job Description

Senior Internal Auditor - pay starting at $80k - Norfolk, VA - Relocation available

Vaco is working with a large, multi-entity company is seeking a senior internal auditor focused on operations and IT to join its corporate audit team. Challenging work, beautiful facility, and work/life balance!!

Duties and Responsibilities Include:

  • Conduct preliminary surveys of audit areas to define scope and analyze risk.
  • Draft planning memos and engagement letters.
  • Prepare opening and closing meeting presentations.
  • Draft audit programs ensuring complete coverage and analysis of assigned areas.
  • Execute audit testing and document workpapers in accordance with departmental guidelines.
  • Draft audit reports and review findings with IAD management and the client.
  • Develop knowledge in a critical subject matter area and/or knowledge of key business processes.
  • Ensure that issues or problems are addressed and communicated appropriately in a timely manner.
  • Communicate testing results to the project manager, process owner and management.
  • Draft observations and recommendations to resolve or prevent errors and enhance controls within the audited entity.
  • Perform special reviews and other related duties as assigned.
  • Provide timely status reports to the project manager and Director.
  • Develop value-added relationships with process owners and business unit management.
  • Utilize data analytics in performing audit services.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field with an MBA preferred
  • Professional certifications in Accountancy and Auditing (e.g. CPA, CIA, CISA)
  • Big 4 experience highly preferred
  • 4+ years of experience in Internal Auditing or 2 years of experience in large public audit, including operational and IT audits
  • Strong knowledge of professional audit working practices
  • Knowledge of or experience with internal controls or SOX related matters including system/process documentation techniques preferred
  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office Suite, audit management software, and data analytics tools
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent analytical skills and project management skills
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and manage deadlines
  • Travel 10-20%



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