Audit Manager

  • Location
    Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Auditor
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_8_849261_2726856

Parker+Lynch is working with a large and growing, Grand Rapids based client on a new Internal Audit role. This position will have responsibilities that include risk assessment, reviewing internal controls and developing/maintaining audit programs related to annual planning (financial and compliance). Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Review suitability of internal controls
  • Determine compliance
  • Verbally communicate findings to senior management and create a report of the audit area
  • Demonstrate ability to gather data, form conclusions and suggest actions
  • Flexibility as extended hours and travel may be required at times
  • Assist Quality Assurance Director with any investigations
  • Keep financial information confidential
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to articulate topics to executives in a diplomatic manner
  • Take ownership of projects from start to finish
  • Direct supervision of 1 staff member

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent experience, required
  • CPA or CIA, preferred
  • 1-2 years of supervisory experience strongly preferred
  • 5+ years financial experience (public accounting/auditing and/or industry experience), required
  • Insurance background strongly preferred
  • Strategic and skeptical thinking
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent computer skills skills (Word, Excel, Powerpoint), required
  • Experience with agency management systems, a plus
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, and self-starting
  • Approximately 30% travel anticipated; mostly US domestic trips lasting 1-3 days.

If this is an opportunity you would like to pursue then don't hesitate. Reach out to me at 616-432-6791 or kirby.bailey@parkerlynch.com.