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VP, IT/Technology Audit | Top Tier Bank
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: HKD900000 - HKD1500000 per annum, Benefits: Up to 1.5m + bonuses
  • Description This is for a VP, IT/Technology Audit position at a Top Tier Bank. Requirements for the VP, IT/Technology Audit position: Examine efficiency of audit management...
Internal audit Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Zürich
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Internal Audit Manager, Zurich, Switzeralnd Our client is one of the worlds largest natural resource firms. They are looking for a motivated an diligent individual...
Audit Manager
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description A leading financial institution with over 1.2 T AUM is looking to add a well-versed senior auditor to their rapidly growing team. The Audit Manager...
VP Audit Manager - Capital Markets
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description An American Investment Bank headquartered in New York City (over $2 trillion AUM) is seeking to hire an Audit Manager to join their industry leading...
Senior Audit Associate
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description One of the worlds’ premier financial institutions is seeking to add a well-versed auditor with experience working across multifarious corporate functions. The Senior Auditor will -...
Risk & Audit Analyst | Global Investment Manager | London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: London
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description Description: One of the world's largest investment management firm is looking to expand its Risk Services function. This function is responsible for the assessing and...
Hedge Fund Accountant
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Boston
  • Salary: $100000 - $125000 per annum
  • Description What we are looking for: Audit or Accounting Professionals with public accounting experience that want to step into an investment management or financial services firm....
Manager of Risk Advisory Services
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: New York
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description A leading consulting firm with over $1B AUM is seeking a well -versed Manager to join their rapidly growing Risk Advisory Services Team. The Manager...
Senior IT Auditor
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Chicago
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Description A Leading Financial Firm is seeking highly motivated individuals to join their team of IT Auditors. Located in Chicago, IL there is exponential room for -...

Auditors Salary, Job Description and Skill Requirements 
Auditors are responsible for examining financial documents and business transactions, developing financial reports and determining whether tax-related information provided by a company is accurate. The role requires a thorough understanding of relevant tax laws, with auditors also responsible for ensuring that financial rules and regulations are adhered to and that adequate financial controls are in place.

Job responsibilities may vary based upon the auditor’s specialization, however some responsibilities might include internal auditing, public accounting, government accounting or administrative accounting.
In today’s business environment, the demand for experienced auditors is high with the latest Accounting and Finance salary forecasting likely increases for internal auditors of about 4 percent in 2017.

Employment Outlook and Salary 
Auditors work for both small and large companies, accounting firms, government agencies or freelance on a consultancy basis. The typical salary of an auditor in the US is $54,821 per year. Salaries vary from individual to individual depending on their efficiency, risk management skills, level of industry knowledge and work experience. An auditor in the UK can expect an average salary of around £28,145 with salary depending greatly on the amount of relevant experience and job specific knowledge.

According to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment figures for auditors will rise about 11% by 2024. As the economy continues to grow, demand for experienced auditors will increase.

Job Description
An auditor is responsible for verifying the accuracy of business data. Information produced by an auditor must always be authentic and ethical and auditors must provide their professional opinion based on proficient evidence. 
Auditors should be pro-active, determined, good problem solvers, skilled communicators and able to work on a specific task for long periods of time. The role requires patience as auditors are required to accumulate many different types of information in order to verify the accuracy of records.

Key Activities Include:

  •  Gathering, examining and analyzing information
  • Studying business accounts within a financial management system
  • Judging levels of financial threat within a company
  • Examining financial statements and transaction records to determine veracity 
  • Making sure that all assets are secured
  • Identifying procedures that are not functioning properly and recommend actionable changes
  • Making statements on financial transaction records
  • Communicating with other administrative employees
  • Ensuring procedures, policies, legislation and regulations are adhered to

Key Skills & Qualifications 

  •  Self-motivated, determined and confident
  • Effective time management skills 
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong numeric proficiency, analytical and problem solving skills  
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines 
  • Strong IT skills
  • A bachelor’s degree is required, with preference given to those holding a postgraduate qualification and official accreditation