Internal Control Risk Consultant

US Bank   •  

Minneapolis, MN

5 - 7 years

Posted 177 days ago

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The Internal Control Risk Consultant is responsible for internal control assessment, including working with multiple Business Lines to assess the effectiveness of the bank’s control environment. Responsibilities include ensuring that processes and controls identified to mitigate financial reporting risks are properly designed and executed, including identification of gaps and solutions to minimize financial reporting errors resulting from inadequate internal processes, systems, or human error.

Additional responsibilities include completion of third party vendor evaluations, deficiency evaluations, internal control documentation review & updates, and business line consultative services with respect to internal controls, specifically addressing financial reporting, data management, and operational business processes.

• Completes annual walkthroughs of business processes for the purpose of determining whether control design and performance meet control objectives and are consistent with expected standards
• Facilitates the documentation of business processes, which includes the identification and evaluation of specific control activities
• Consults with the business lines on process changes ensuring that control design updates are appropriate
• Completes evaluations from a user perspective of Service Organizations and their respective System and Organization Control Reports (SOCR) to confirm control design is adequate and reported deviations are addressed
• Consults with the business lines on process changes ensuring that control design updates are appropriate
• Reviews & maintains documentation in Archer eGRC with the intent of ensuring it is current, accurate and complete
• Assists with the effective execution of the Bank’s Sarbanes-Oxley Internal Control Assessment Program
• Performs other duties as requested by management




Basic Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience
- Five to seven years of experience in an applicable risk management environment
- Applicable professional certifications

Preferred Skills/Experience
- Advanced knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, financial services, and regulatory trends that impact their assigned line of business
- Advanced understanding of the business line’s operations, products/services, systems, and associated risks/controls
- Advanced knowledge of Risk/Compliance/Audit competencies
- Strong process facilitation, project management, and analytical skills
- Must possess business acumen and credibility to help business line(s) proactively identify and address changing workforce needs
- Excellent presentation, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
- Proficient computer navigation skills using a variety of software packages, including Microsoft Office applications and word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations