auditor, Waterloo

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waterloo, ontario
finance and accounting
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Are you an audit and accounting professional with previous experience working in the banking or financial services industry? Have you been responsible for the planning and execution of audits within a large corporate environment? Are you looking for a new opportunity to continue to develop your skills? If so look no further as we have an excellent opportunity for you!

We are currently looking for a Auditor to support our client, a leading financial services firm, in their Waterloo office. In this role you will work full time hours on a 4 month assignment, and earn a rate competitive within the field. As an Auditor you will be responsible for the following:

• Assist in planning and executing audit projects in accordance with department standards
• Conduct interviews with management regarding the risks being managed by business unit; and assist in developing audit programs to evaluate these risks
• Assist in assessing control effectiveness
• Assist in preparing audit reports, including executive summary and audit issues, making practical and value-added recommendations to improve risk management practices and the efficiency and effectiveness of operations
• Assist in presenting findings and recommendations to business unit management; resolve contentious issues and reach agreement on appropriate solutions
• Follow up on open audit issues until resolved
• Complete assigned work required to support External Auditors

• Gain experience working for a globally recognized financial services firm
• Work full time hours on a 4 month assignment
• Earn a competitive rate within the industry
• Waterloo, ON location

Workers placed through Randstad are eligible for preferred rates on health, dental, and life insurance. This Value-add program will provide a wide range of options to suit your needs.

• A recognized accounting (CPA, CA, CMA, CGA) or auditing (CIA) designation
• 3 to 5 years internal/external audit or equivalent business experience
• University degree in a related field is required
• Knowledge of Banking operations is a definite asset
• Demonstrated understanding of business processes and their risk implications, being able to analyze situations, reach appropriate conclusions, and make value-added and practical recommendations
• Demonstrated knowledge of audit methodologies, project management and system development methodologies, control frameworks and risk management practices, and regulatory requirements
• Ability to effectively communicate ideas and recommendations orally and in writing, and to listen and consider ideas of others
• Strong customer focus and commitment to quality
• Ability to develop and carry out audit programs to deliver quality results on time and within budget
• Ability to exercise and demonstrate sound judgment
• Results oriented; ability to balance multiple priorities and projects
• Proven relationship skills including a demonstrated ability to deal effectively with business units and staff at all levels


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