Senior Internal Auditor

Chicago Permanent USD85,000 - USD100,000 per year
  • Get exposure to all different industries from entertainment to antitrust etc.
  • Coach others to recognize their strengths!

About Our Client

  • A full-service law firm with offices around the world and a staff as diverse as the practice areas we support.
  • The clients they serve range from Fortune 100 companies to medium and small corporations, financial institutions, and private equity firms.
  • They offer plenty of non-attorney professionals challenging careers in a variety of functional areas
  • One of the largest firms in the world in terms of size and revenue

Job Description

  • Design and develop control testing plans to ensure internal controls comply with Firm policies and procedures, and are operating efficiently and effectively
  • Lead certain audits and controls reviews as assigned by the Internal Audit Manager
  • Create work products such as audit analyses, correspondence, working papers and reports that document the audit procedures, findings and recommendations
  • Perform, evaluate, document, and communicate audit results to various stakeholders
  • Identify control gaps from testing and assist in the design of action plans for remediation
  • Assist the Director of Internal Audit and Internal Audit Manager with on-going special projects; work associated with special projects will vary based on the current needs of the Firm

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Required - Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), or equivalent certification/qualification
  • An ideal candidate will have at least a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, with at least three years of experience with a "Big 4", other national CPA firm and, or in-house internal audit experience.
  • Previous experience as a senior auditor/accountant with engagement/project management experience is required. Law/professional services firm experience is a plus.
  • The individual must be able to grasp information quickly, be able to multi-task, and communicate effectively via verbal and/or written communications. Solid writing skills are essential to this position.
  • The individual should be flexible and able to work under time pressure to meet deadlines and respond to requests.
  • The candidate should be very organized, proactive and results oriented.

What's on Offer

  • This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and filing cabinets
  • Approximately 10-20% domestic and international travel possible, but could be more or less depending on the audit schedule.
  • Be part of a growing team at one of the largest law firms in the world.
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Job summary

Audit & Advisory
Sub Sector
Internal Audit
Financial Services
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Michael Gang
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