New Job Manager, Internal Audit Branch In Saskatchewan
|Manager, Internal Audit Branch|
Manager, Internal Audit Branch
Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
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Location : Saskatchewan
The Provincial Comptroller’s Office, Internal Audit Branch of the Ministry of Finance, is seeking a proven, results-oriented and innovative audit manager.
Reporting to the Director of Internal Audit, you will coordinate the development of a risk-based audit plan and utilize a systematic and disciplined approach, encompassing all of executive government, to evaluate risk management and internal controls; assess compliance with legislation and financial policy; and monitor the efficient use of government resources. You will lead and mentor a team of six professional staff; determine audit priorities, audit scope/objectives and frequency of internal audit activities; evaluate the findings and results arising from these activities; evaluate the adequacy of audit procedures performed and sufficiency of audit evidence obtained; communicate audit/review findings and recommendations; and, provide advice to management on risk management and internal control issues.
Applicants must have knowledge and a good understanding of risk-based internal auditing techniques and be able to evaluate and explain the significance of risk issues identified and how it impacts audit plans. You will be a dynamic thinker and possess exceptional problem solving and analytical abilities and draw on your knowledge of internal controls combined with your excellent interpersonal, communication, planning and organizational skills. You will have an extensive background in planning and managing audits and evaluating internal controls preferably in the public sector. Your demonstrated and proven ability to lead a diverse group of audit professionals and to work effectively in a team environment will be essential. This position will offer you the challenge of being creative and innovative in your approach to the job and be able to move multiple projects forward to ensure timelines are met and objectives are consistently achieved.
You will possess a Chartered Professional Accountant or Certified Internal Auditor designation; additional designations such as Certified Information Systems Auditor, or Certified Fraud Examiner would be an asset. Also, you will have a minimum of five years related experience and the technical skills commensurate with the responsibilities of this position, including proficiency in applying generally accepted internal audit standards, procedures and techniques.
Proficiency with data analysis techniques and the use of Diligent’s HighBond platform and ACL Robotics software; and the MIDAS (Oracle) Financials and/or HR/Payroll system would be considered an asset.
If you are a proven, results-oriented and innovative manager who is interested in implementing new and different approaches to solving problems and achieving results; motivating staff for high performance; and integrating your professional accounting, auditing and risk management competencies with the Saskatchewan Public Service Commitment to Excellence, this position is for you.
We offer a work/life balance in an environment that supports employee development, innovation and continuous improvement as part of the Saskatchewan Public Service Commitment to Excellence. We're helping make Saskatchewan the best place to live, work and raise our families by building the best public service in Canada. Join the team!