Selby Jennings is partnered with a global financial powerhouse that is looking for an SVP of Internal Audit. You will play a critical role in overseeing and enhancing the internal audit function within the Corporate Controllers and Tax groups at Goldman Sachs. You will lead a team of professionals responsible for evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.
- Provide Leadership: Lead the Internal Audit team, providing strategic direction and guidance to ensure effective risk assessment, audit planning, execution, and reporting.
- Risk Assessment and Mitigation: Identify key risks and develop risk-based audit plans to address potential control weaknesses and operational improvements.
- Audit Execution: Oversee the planning, execution, and reporting of audit engagements, ensuring timely and high-quality deliverables that meet both internal and external requirements.
- Process Improvement: Continuously evaluate and enhance audit methodologies, processes, and tools to drive efficiency and effectiveness in the audit function.
- Talent Development: Foster a culture of continuous learning, development, and mentorship within the team to build a high-performing audit function.
- Experience: 10+ years of experience in an internal audit or public accounting role within financial services
- Regulatory Knowledge: Strong understanding of relevant regulations (Basel, CCAR, Recovery/Resolution, US GAAP), industry best practices, and emerging trends in audit and risk management.
- Communication: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage and influence senior stakeholders.
- Certifications: Professional certifications such as Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), or equivalent are a plus.