Internal Audit Advisory Lead Consultant

Multiple Locations: United States • Atlanta, GA, USA • New York, NY, USA • Tysons, VA, USA • Richmond, VA, USA

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Company Profile:

At FORVIS, your career is designed with a purpose. We want our team members to thrive professionally and feel the impact their work yields when serving clients, industries, and local communities. This starts by empowering team members to design a career journey that leverages their skills and fuels their passions.

Creating a best-in-class employee experience is at the heart of our vision for the future. With several industry focus areas, multiple service lines, and locations in five geographical regions across the country to choose from, the opportunities for your career are without limit.

About FORVIS

FORVIS is a Top-10 professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services, driven by our commitment to using our forward vision to provide rewarding career opportunities and deliver unmatched client experiences. Learn more at FORVIS.com

Design your career with purpose at FORVIS. For more information about our firm locations, visit FORVIS.com. FORVIS, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected classifications.

It is FORVIS's standard policy not to accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates.

• FORVIS expressly reserves the right not to consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services, and recruiting agencies.
• FORVIS further reserves the right not to pay a fee to a recruiter or agency unless such recruiter or agency has a signed vendor agreement with FORVIS.
• Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of FORVIS without having a FORVIS vendor agreement in place will be considered the property of FORVIS.

Requisition Number: 2022-9681

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External Description: Responsibilities

How you will contribute:

  • Providing the following advisory services to clients: Internal Audits, Operational Audits, SOX Audits, Compliance Audits, Process Improvement Projects, ERM, and Risk Assessments
  • Providing clients with expertise on internal audit topics and understanding of 1st line, 2nd line, and 3rd line of defense
  • Researching internal audit, SOX, risk assessment, compliance, GRC, and ERM best practices as appropriate for the engagement.
  • Proficiently leading project teams of 2 or more
  • Maintaining and achieving high quality in work, client relations, and team relations
  • Actively building upon client relationship efforts to market and cross-sell the various services provided by the firm
  • Assuming the responsibility for staff work and ensuring high quality work is delivered within established deadlines
  • Serving in more of a leadership role on client work as technical knowledge and experience grows
  • Supporting any training and mentoring to staff and interns as necessary
  • Executing and helping to lead client engagement activities in all phases of the project life cycle from start to end


We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and:

  • The ability to communicate both up and downstream to team staff and exercise judgment in determining client interactions
  • Ability to manage and prioritize multiple client projects, including monitoring project time budgets and consistently meeting or exceeding agreed-upon deadlines
  • The ability to professionally write and communicate deliverables including but not limited to client meetings, internal meetings, and projects
  • Advanced computer skills and ability to learn new software related to the accounting function of an organization
  • High attention to detail as well as the ability to demonstrate strong analytical skills


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BA or BS in Accounting, Information Systems, or related field
  • 5 years or more of experience working within internal audit in an advisory, consulting, or industry setting
  • Ability to travel at a minimum of 40-50%
  • Proficiency in MS Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Accounting, Information Systems, or related field
  • Advanced Microsoft Office suite expertise
  • 1 year or more of professional-level project management experience

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At FORVIS, your career is designed with a purpose. We want our team members to thrive professionally and feel the impact their work yields when serving clients, industries, and local communities. This starts by empowering team members to design a career journey that leverages their skills and fuels their passions.

Creating a best-in-class employee experience is at the heart of our vision for the future. With several industry focus areas, multiple service lines, and locations in five geographical regions across the country to choose from, the opportunities for your career are without limit.

About FORVIS

FORVIS is a Top-10 professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services, driven by our commitment to using our forward vision to provide rewarding career opportunities and deliver unmatched client experiences. Learn more at FORVIS.com

Design your career with purpose at FORVIS. For more information about our firm locations, visit FORVIS.com. FORVIS, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected classifications.

It is FORVIS's standard policy not to accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates.

• FORVIS expressly reserves the right not to consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services, and recruiting agencies.
• FORVIS further reserves the right not to pay a fee to a recruiter or agency unless such recruiter or agency has a signed vendor agreement with FORVIS.
• Any resume or CV submitted to any employee of FORVIS without having a FORVIS vendor agreement in place will be considered the property of FORVIS.

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