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Senior Consultant, Technology Risk Consulting

Calgary, AB
Full Time
2 days ago

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The opportunity:

We are currently seeking an Information Technology (I.T.) Audit Senior Consultant to join our Calgary office. The successful candidate will focus on Information Technology Audit pertaining to Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) clients. The successful candidate will demonstrate flexibility in working on other risk management and compliance type services or projects as required.

What you will do

  • Assist with identifying and assessing IT risks within our audit framework and clients' business risks
    Evaluate, recommend and implement solutions to address identified IT risks
  • Test information security controls and practices within client environments for completion for SEC Audit engagements.
  • Support other audit engagements related to information systems and outsourced service providers.
  • Review of new and existing systems in terms of adequacy of controls, security, operational considerations, conversion issues and project management assessment.
  • Support multiple engagements concurrently - recognized by client as knowledgeable / experienced Service Delivery: conducting research, writing reports, conducting interviews and focus groups, communicating regularly with clients and resources.
  • Supervision and coaching of junior staff on assignments.

What you bring to the role

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with a public accounting firm or an advisory services firm conducting information technology audits.
  • At least 2 years of experience and knowledge focusing on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Audits.
  • Bachelor's degree in an appropriate field from an accredited college/university.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with CISA, CISSP, CISM or similar certification.
  • Accounting designation or equivalent is also preferred; Experience with SAP ECC, SAP S4/HANA,
    SAP GRC, Oracle Financials, PeopleSoft ERP, and/or Cloud Oracle experience is considered an asset.
  • Strong current knowledge in the following: Canadian GAAP, IFRS, financial audit and reporting issues, as well as internal auditing standards and practices will be considered an asset.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good to excellent skills with general office productivity software.
  • Good understanding of business risks and audit risks.
  • Demonstrated ability to execute Risk and Compliance type engagements with tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work extended hours to meet client deadlines when required.
  • Ability to travel nationally and internationally for client assignments as required.

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