Friday, July 20, 2007

Focus Fridays - Lead Internal Auditors - Cedar Rapids, IA

Last week was Hong Kong. This week we are looking for Two Lead Internal Auditors in Cedar Rapids, IA, preferably from a Financial Services Company or from a large Life Insurance Company.

One of the world’s largest life insurance companies and pension companies, and a strong provider of investment products, is seeking Two highly motivated Lead Internal Auditors. The successful candidates will plan and perform complex audits in a dynamic environment, and work on special projects with an emphasis in developing value-added recommendations that will significantly enhance their business.

The candidate should have 6-10 years of audit experience or equivalent business experience in financial services or life insurance. Experience in financial services audits with a Big 4 Accounting Firm would be valuable. A Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or Business is required. CPA preferred.

Excellent written and oral communications skills, solid analytical skills and a strong team orientation are required. This group follows a team based integrated audit approach and utilizes Teammate for work papers.

Candidates with less work experience may be considered for the position of Senior Auditor.

This company offers a competitive salary, excellent benefits and career advancement opportunities. Its motto is “Respect People. Make Money. Have Fun.” In the past year, six auditors have moved from audit into the business units. Six employees from the business units have moved into audit. This is an attractive group to work for. The greater Cedar Rapids area offers cultural opportunities, Big Ten and Big Twelve academics and sports, and a rich historical heritage. If you enjoy the game of golf, this area offers more courses per capita than many cities.

If you are interested in this position, please forward a copy of your resume to If you know someone who may be interested in knowing about this position please forward a copy of this post to them.

Have a Great Weekend!