Head of Audit

Confidential Company  •  Saint Petersburg, FL and 2 other locations

11 - 15 years experience  •  IT Consulting/Services

$160K - $190K
Posted on 12/12/17 by Aman Singh
Saint Petersburg, FL
11 - 15 years experience
IT Consulting/Services
$160K - $190K
Posted on 12/12/17 by Aman Singh

Position : Head of Audit

Type: Fulltime

Salary: Negotiable

Note: No Visa Transfer

Note: Relocation assistance will be provided by the client if you are not local to job location 

 

Job Description:

• To lead the Internal Audit function within *** TPA to provide assurance to the Board and the Audit Committee on the effectiveness of risk management, internal control and governance processes. Role reports to the Audit Committee of the *** TPA Board.

Responsibilities:  

• Establish and lead a high quality, professional Internal Audit team for *** TPA including recruiting, training and developing appropriately qualified, skilled and experienced staff. 

• Develop and deliver an annual risk–based audit plan covering all *** TPA activities, ensuring audit effort is directed towards the areas of greatest strategic and operational risk.

• Oversee the implementation /execution of the annual audit plan.

• Deploy best practice methods and management skills to deliver high quality audit assignments. 

• Operate an appropriate reporting mechanism that provides a clear statement, across *** TPA business, of key issues identified and the status of management actions to address them.

• Liaise closely with the external auditors to ensure that they can place maximum reliance on the work of Internal Audit. 

• Establish effective and open communications with clients (Insurance Carrier’s) Audit, Risk and Governance functions and ensure that contractual obligations and their reasonable requirements and expectations are met. 

• The role will have an internal audit team reporting into it

Qualifications:

• Minimum of 10 years of experience in internal audit, a large part of which should have been gained within the Life Insurance and Health Insurance sector.

• Knowledge of Internal Audit professional standards and current corporate governance requirements. 

• Experienced in deploying and internal audit framework for TPA

• Knowledge of SOX requirements.

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