Auditor-Government <AS3>

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Accounting, Finance, Banking and Insurance
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Auditor required for a Provincial Government Agency. Will be responsible for a number of audit/consulting projects supporting agency clients. Providing expertise, advice and consulting services to assist clients in the development, use and evaluation of risk management and control strategies for current or proposed operations, processes, policies and programs. Utilize appropriate risk assessment and management methodologies to monitor, evaluate, report risks to senior management and identify risks and adopt risk mitigation strategies. Design and implement risk assessment and quality assurance tools to meet the needs of government and external clients. Evaluates client needs, identifies, and markets consulting and educational services to improve strategic/operational planning, business processes, organizational design, change management performance measurement, quality assurance, risk management, controllership and related policies and procedures. Ideal candidate must possess Knowledge of generally accepted auditing standards, accounting principles, current audit practices and methodologies. Possess knowledge of generally accepted risk management frameworks and principles, principles, practices, standards, methodologies and contemporary advancements in the field to manage the client ‘s risk management services, provide advice and expertise. Must possess project management skills to establish/document the operative control strategies and structures in identified risk areas and to participate in strategic and operational planning/implementation of concurrent projects within budget and target date. Possess knowledge of government financial and accounting principles (GAAP, PSAB), policies and processes to audit financial reporting and accountability frameworks/processes and ensure the accuracy and integrity of the client’s financial information. Possess consulting and education skills to provide consulting and educational services to clients, present audit findings, prepare briefing material, and to provide advice on various control and risk assessment strategies and processes. Possess computer applications for use of word processing, spreadsheets, email and database applications as well as specialized audit software. Knowledge of and experience in financial services industry e.g. capital markets, treasury management, regulation/supervision of financial services industry would be value-added. Those interested in this position please email and put “Auditor-Government” in the subject line.

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Date updated: 
Friday, May 12, 2017