Internal Auditor

Aviso Wealth - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Aviso Wealth:
A career with Aviso Wealth means being part of an organization dedicated to your success and career development. It means belonging to a group of talented, energetic professionals who live their values every day. Our amazing people and dynamic culture set Aviso Wealth apart. If you’re looking for interesting and challenging work, at a company committed to its people, find out more about what Aviso Wealth has to offer.

The Opportunity:
We’re looking for an Internal Auditor to join our Audit team.

Reporting to the Manager, Internal Audit the Internal Auditor is a newly created role responsible for facilitating a systematic and ongoing internal evaluation of risk management, internal controls and governance processes. As part of Aviso’s Internal Audit team, responsibilities include the planning and execution of the approved internal audit plan and other related projects, delivering the results, and providing recommendations for improvements to enhance the effectiveness of internal controls and the control environment.

As this is a new position, the Internal Auditor will contribute to the development of Aviso’s Internal Audit Practices, the Quality Assurance Improvement Program, as well as any implementation of audit management and analytics systems.

Who you are:
You take initiative, seeking out and owning opportunities to improve yourself, your team, and our business
You’re comfortable in a fast-paced environment, maintaining a keen attention to detail even when under pressure
You thrive in a collaborative environment, sharing your knowledge with your colleagues, and celebrating success as a team
You’re a life-long learner, staying current on market events, industry news, and innovative trends and technologies
You believe in sustainable financial strength, and you’re committed to long-term wealth solutions.
You consider the impact of your actions on your team members, our partners, our clients, and the places where we live and work

What your day looks like:
Conduct internal audits and follow-up reviews as determined by the internal audit plan
Prepare audit working papers to document relevant information obtained, analyzed and evaluate the logic and evidence that support audit observations and conclusions
Plan, perform, evaluate, summarize and communicate activities in a professional, competent, independent and objective manner
Communicate with management to discuss audit findings and agree on a course of action and/or solutions to mitigate the risks
Draft high-quality audit reports and/or provide oral reports and present observations and recommendations
Contribute to the annual risk-based internal audit plan in accordance with internal audit methodology
Provide assistance to contracted 3rd party auditors to facilitate effective and efficient completion of the internal audit plan
Ensure follow-up reviews of management action items are conducted to mitigate risk /control exposures
Keep current of internal auditing and related professional standards and contribute to Aviso’s initiatives and goals
Become a trusted business partner to key stakeholders
Establish and maintain trusting relationships with all team members, both direct and indirect reports, leveraging the strengths, opportunities and past experiences of all team members

Requirements

Your experience and skills:
Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Accounting / Finance or related field
Relevant accounting or audit designation [Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)]
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with all levels within the organization, including senior management
3 + years of progressively internal audit experience within the financial services industry (credit union, securities dealer/broker, asset management, insurance)
Other qualifications (CISA, CFE, CAMS Audit, CRMA, CFSA) would be an asset
Experience with audit management software and data analytics

Benefits

At Aviso, you’ll find a dynamic, entrepreneurial culture that rewards innovation and celebrates success. We offer a competitive compensation package, career enrichment, and regular social events to foster teamwork. Aviso Wealth welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals including persons with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs in all stages of the hiring process.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

No recruiters or agencies, please.

Company Overview:
Aviso Wealth is a national, integrated financial services company, with approximately $65 billion in assets under administration and management. Aviso is owned by Credit Union Centrals, CUMIS and Desjardins. Our MFDA-regulated dealer, full-service IIROC-regulated brokerage, and insurance dealer support thousands of financial advisors at hundreds of credit unions across Canada. Our award-winning online brokerage, Qtrade Investor, and our digital advice platform, VirtualWealth, give Canadians flexible choices for building their wealth. Our asset manager, NEI Investments, is a Canadian leader in Responsible Investment funds and portfolios, which are available through a national network of advisors. Aviso also provides custodial services and introducing broker services to independent financial organizations, including banks, trust companies, insurance companies, investment dealers, portfolio managers and financial planning firms. Aviso has major operations in Vancouver and Toronto, along with regional offices across Canada. More information about Aviso Wealth is available at www.aviso.ca.