Audit Manager, Quality Assurance
Location:
Boston , Massachusetts
Posted:
September 08, 2017
Reference:
155164
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Job Description
Quality Assurance Analyst
The Quality Assurance Analyst is within State Street's Corporate Audit Division and is responsible for examining and evaluating the effectiveness, efficiency and economy of Internal Audit activities by assisting in managing, promoting and maintaining the Division's Quality Assurance and Improvement Program.
 
Assisting in further developing the quality assurance and improvement program to align with industry best practices.
Conducting and coordinating quality reviews over audit workpapers, audit methodologies and other division processes.  .
Reviewing division processes and recommending solutions and improved processes for implementation.
Serving as a valuable resource on assurance standards, regulatory requirements and industry best practices.
Assisting in the support of the global audit methodology, driving continuous improvement across Corporate Audit.
Fostering the sharing of knowledge across the Division.
Contributing to the Corporate Audit training curriculum.
Providing ongoing measurement and analyses of Corporate Audit performance.
Leading and participating in various Corporate Audit Division strategic initiative committees.

Qualifications
Skills and Qualifications
Professional with 6+ years strong project management experience and  exposure to risk and control environments, audit experience a plus
Experience in developing and managing project strategy, leading team efforts, overseeing deliverables, resolving issues and prioritizing actions
Ability to execute concurrent projects in a fast paced environment while consistently meeting deadlines with minimal supervision
Ability to work on a team or independently while establishing strong working relationships at all levels of the organization
Ability to manage ambiguity
Excellent critical and analytical thinking, written and oral communication, and organizational skills
Ability to quickly learn audit technologies (e.g.,  MetricStream, Lotus Notes databases, ACL)
Financial services experience desired
BS or BA degree required, MBA desired
CIA, CPA or CISA desired

Job Opening ID
155164

Location
Boston-MA-USA

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