Marsh & McLennan Companies is a leading global professional services firm with roots dating back to 1871. We employ over 50,000 employees in more than 100 countries with annual revenue exceeding $11 billion. Marsh & McLennan Companies is the parent company of a number of the world's leading risk experts and specialty consultants, including: Marsh, our insurance broker and risk advisor; Guy Carpenter, our risk and reinsurance specialist; Mercer, our provider of HR and related financial advice and services; and Oliver Wyman, our management consultancy. We are looking for talented and motivated individuals to join our team!
Marsh & McLennan Corporate serves as an internal business function providing infrastructure and operational services to our family of companies. Through a shared vision and best practices, we provide efficient and sustainable solutions to meet internal customer business needs.
Reporting to Marsh & McLennan Companies Internal Audit Management, the Senior Staff Auditor participates in executing all aspects of an audit, including planning, documentation of process flows, execution of various audit programs, fieldwork testing, report writing, and presentation to management, at various Marsh & McLennan entities where the nature of business varies from risk and insurance services to consulting services.
Marsh & McLennan Companies Internal Audit focuses on the "Objective, Risks, and Controls" perspective, derived from the original COSO study and related auditing framework. The ideal candidate will assess and evaluate the adequacy of internal controls, governance framework, and compliance with company policies and procedures. Upon identification of control weaknesses, accounting/reporting deficiencies, and/or business productivity as well as efficiency opportunities, the Staff Auditor, with guidance from senior members of the audit engagement team, works with management to agree upon necessary corrective action to remediate any control weaknesses/deficiencies.
Having a comprehensive understanding of Marsh & McLennan businesses, business objectives, processes, policies and procedures, and industry standards is vital to provide assurance that internal controls over financial reporting and business processes are in place.
Gain comprehensive understanding of auditable entity's operations, processes, policies and procedures, industry standards, and business objectives. Apply that knowledge on engagements.
Through training, as appropriate, gain a thorough understanding of business operations potential risks, and appropriate controls.
Perform financial, operational, and compliance internal audit reviews and other special projects.
Assist in planning the scope of work for each assigned engagement.
Evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls as well as compliance with company policies and procedures of key processes across the organization.
Review financial statements and related records for appropriateness of accounting and financial reporting and procedures.
Identify control weaknesses, accounting/reporting deficiencies and/or business productivity/efficiency opportunities.
Document and review process flow narratives, identify key controls, perform and review testing and document conclusions effectively.
Work with management to identify corrective actions for improvement given existing business and control risks and other cost-benefit considerations. Discuss findings with various levels of management.
Collaborate and assist Internal Audit Management in the administrative duties of the department.
Interact with all levels of personnel both within Internal Audit and the business units across the organization.
Actively pursue continuing professional education in line with the department's needs and the auditor's career development.
Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance or related business fields;
At least 4 years audit experience (internal audit a plus) - compliance, insurance broking, or consulting auditing experience is considered a plus;
Adaptable, dynamic, team player with initiative who wants strong career development opportunities;
Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills;
Interpersonal skills are essential. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact with all levels of personnel both within Internal Audit and the business units;
Willingness to travel (40 to 50% per annum), including international engagements;
Active pursuit of professional designations (e.g. CPA, CIA, CISA or related qualification) is desired;
Other than English, language skills a plus.
Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, pension and 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company please visit us:
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Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates
are equal opportunity employers
Marsh & McLennan Companies - 19 months ago
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