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Audit / Transaction / Consulting


Associate, internal auditor

27 June United States, NEW YORK Perm

The Auditor is responsible for conducting audit tests and work streams and issuing audit conclusions and recommendations as
part of an audit assignment under the supervision of a Senior Auditor or a Lead Auditor.
Through interviews with auditees, reviews
of documentation and data analyses, he/she is in charge of assessing the risks of activities/departments/themes reviewed and the
effectiveness of the internal control setup.
Over the course of the various audit assignments, he/she develops Audit techniques to
gain in autonomy and efficiency.
Key Responsibilities:
I – During an audit assignment
The Auditor is responsible for carrying out audit work under the supervision of a Senior Auditor/Lead Auditor within established
timeframes in accordance with IGE methodology and procedures and Internal Audit standards.
It includes:
- To independently carry audit planning and fieldwork as assigned by the Lead Auditor, in accordance with IGE methodology
and within agreed timeframe, including:
A preliminary assessment of the audited activity highlighting the related risks and controls
Testing and analysing of the results of the controls planned in the audit program
- To document clearly and precisely in the test sheets the controls performed and the conclusions reached
- To identify and report on strengths and weaknesses of the audited areas, to analyse the root causes and consequences of
the identified weaknesses, to formalise possible remediation and recommendations to address the findings and to conclude
on the effectiveness and efficiency of the control set-up and business practices
- To present audit conclusions to IGE management and to the management of the audited unit (debriefing presentation, final
audit report, etc.).
- To keep the Lead Auditor in charge of the assignment/Local Head of Audit informed of the progress on the audit work
assigned, and to escalate any issue that may impact/delay the audit’s execution or any other relevant matters that arise on
the assigned audit and the risk and control environment
- To conduct recommendations follow-ups to monitor whether adequate corrective actions have been taken prior to closing any
- To ensure proper archiving of any supporting documentation, audit evidence and deliverables.
II – IGE Continuous improvement Program / Transversal topics
The Auditor contributes to the continuous improvement of IGE methodologies and processes.
As part of his/her responsibilities,
he/she can be requested to:
- Prepare or update audit guides or scorecards related to specific activities based on existing knowledge, documentation,
interviews, etc.
- Monitor the implementation of recommendations issued
- Build and share knowledge (e.g.
through contributing to SynerGIA or taking part in various Methods and Support workstreams
or assignments)
- Participate in one or several knowledge communities within IGE
The Auditor is regularly trained on banking and regulatory matters

Previous experience in a bank.

Bachelor or Master's degree in accounting, business, finance,
engineering or related field