Take your career to the next level at a national CPA and advisory firm. At BKD, we offer the resources you need to go as far as your talent will take you. Build your skills focusing on specific industries and service areas while delivering unmatched client service to high-profile companies and organizations. Take a closer look at BKD, a stable, growing firm that offers you competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.
Work with great people and experience rewarding career opportunities. Our approximately 2,100 CPAs, advisors and dedicated staff serve clients in 50 states and internationally.
The desired locations for this position are in Indianapolis, IN and Kansas City, MO.
This opportunity will find you working for a top tier Accounting and Consulting firm and participating with a firm wide team in providing IT Audit services to banks. The ideal candidate will have the opportunity to work with multiple clients and assist them in identifying and resolving issues while dealing with all levels of personnel at the client from the IT staff to the Director of IT to the C-suite executives. You will be able to learn from other auditors with years of experience as you grow in your professional career. You will receive approximately 40 hours of CPE a year to allow you to gain or maintain your certifications and credentials. You will also gain exposure to all sizes of banks and types of IT engagements in multiple states as you build your network of valuable professional contacts. In addition, you will have the opportunity to use and improve your technical writing skills.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Be a professional representative of the firm
Provide high-quality client service
Exhibit good communication skills, verbal and written
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Ability to document your work in a detailed fashion through use of electronic work papers.
Ability to identify risks and controls
Provide clients with practical solutions to their issues
Exhibit discipline and organizational skills to accomplish assigned responsibilities within specified timeframes and within identified budget constraints
Proficient at MS word and excel
Ability and willingness to travel to serve clients, up to 40% overnight travel is possible and should be expected and other commuter type travel
Maintain an understanding of current and emerging technologies and regulations which may include:
Windows, UNIX and Linux Operating Systems
SQL and Oracle Databases
JD Edwards, Fiserv, and Jack Henry applications
Virtualization, cloud, and other security technologies
FFIEC, OCC, FDIC and GLBA regulations
Minimum: Bachelor’s degree
Preferred: Computer Science or MIS
Desirable: IT Audit Experience
Desirable: GIT testing experience and utilizing the CoBit framework
Desirable: Router, Firewall, & Networking Security Experience
Desirable: Experience in regulated environments (banking, insurance)
Desirable: Bank examiner experience
Desirable: CISSP, CISA, CGEIT or CISM (one or more relevant certifications required for senior positions)
Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com. BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity employer with policies designed to ensure equal opportunities in recruitment, employment, promotion, compensation, training and development without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion or creed, disability, national origin or any other protected status.