Auditor Intern

Job Location: United States : New Jersey : Bridgewater  


MetLife’s Internal Audit Department reports to the Chairman and CEO and is accountable to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors. Internal Audit is an independent risk function established to evaluate, test, and report on the adequacy and effectiveness of management's internal controls.



Within Internal Audit, the Global Cross Line of Business audit team is accountable for audit coverage of globally critical risks and management initiatives that span regions and lines of businesses. This team partners closely with Regional audit teams to provide coverage of cross-functional processes and initiatives, coordinate thematic reviews across regions, and drive consistency and knowledge-sharing across the global team for in-scope areas.


The audit intern in this role is expected to learn quickly to assist in audit coverage over different risk disciplines, including related corporate governance, operational, compliance, and technology processes. A successful candidate will be able to self-start, execute audit assignments, and work in different team structures within a matrix organization.


  • Participation in audit assignments to ensure that business and technology risks are identified, recognized, and appropriately managed in alignment with the departmental audit plan and initiatives. 
  • Participate in assessments of business, Information Technology (IT), Financial and compliance processes/practices to ensure compliance with MetLife Policy, use of compliant best practices, procedural efficiency and accuracy.
  • Perform walkthroughs and testing to assess control design and operating effectiveness, including the preparation of documentation for the Audit Senior/Manager’s review.
  • Contributes to or prepares reports of audit status and findings for managers, and proposes recommendations for changes as needed.
  • Participates consultatively in developing issue resolutions to the extent possible.


  • Experienced professionals re‐enter the workforce, or working toward a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree at the junior or senior level.  Preference for IT or Accounting majors. 
  • Entry level understanding of the financial services industry, with some knowledge of MetLife’s businesses and operations 
  • Communications – Strong written and verbal communications skills, including listening and interviewing skills
  • Entry level understanding of :
    • Generally Accepted Audit Standards
    • SEC and Statutory Reporting/ Sarbanes-Oxley requirements
    • Corporate Internal Audit standards
    • Risk Management
    • IT General Controls (SDLC, BCP, DR)



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 35601 

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