We’re looking for a Director, Corporate Audit to join our team!
Reporting to the Senior Vice-President and Chief Internal Auditor, the Director of Corporate Audit is a key member of the internal audit team.
In this role, you will provide leadership, insight and proactive control advice to management and stakeholders on existing weaknesses in controls and emerging threats to the organization by managing a portfolio of audits, special assignment and control testing.
As a results oriented, dynamic leader with exceptional communication skills, you will provide strong direction with a leadership style that promotes trust and respect. You will also :
Lead by example to the highest ethical standards and promote the company’s culture and values
Manage the teams with high quality standards, performance, productivity and outputs, and ensure appropriate training and development
Provide direction and guidance, formulate strategies, objectives, policies and priorities for internal audit services
Support the Chief Internal Auditor (CIA) in establishing the multi-year audit plan and establish individual audit plan based on risk profiles
Ensure the audit teams deliver high quality and value-added results and reports on a timely basis for operational and project audits on a real time basis
Ensure the recommended changes in systems, policies and procedures increase the efficiency of operations and safeguarding of assets
Ensure 52-109 testing of financial and operational controls is performed with highest standards on a timely basis, liaising with external auditors
Supports the CIA in various levels of committees and governing bodies within Intact
Build and sustain good relations with regulatory representatives and liaise with external auditors
Education and Experience :
10+ years of professional auditing experience, including 5 years of managerial experience
A recognized professional designation (e.g., CIA, CISA, etc.)
Experience in internal audit management at a large public organization or external audit at Big 4 firm is preferred.
Skills and Knowledge :
Capacity to lead concurrent audits and projects in a complex environment
Superior business acumen, strategic thinking and analytical skills
Ability to collaborate with senior management on complex and sensitive issues
Dynamic individual with a high level of energy and engaged widely across the company
Ability to communicate vision to a diverse range of people and culture
Knowledge and experience in assessing systems and technology
Knowledge of various governance, risk, and controls framework, including the leading practices of the profession is an asset
Prior insurance experience and is an asset
Bilingualism is required