Project Manager, Internal Audit - Financial Services - New York

Job Title: Project Manager, Internal Audit - Financial Services - New York
Contract Type: Contract
Location: New York, USA
Salary: US$90.00 - US$95.00 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH21234_1554148439
Contact Name: James Dappert
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 01, 2019 20:53

Job Description

Our client, a systemically important financial institution, is looking to bring on a Project Manager within the Internal Audit group on a 9-month contract. Your overall responsibility will be to work collaboratively with other internal auditors in a global team to evaluate and document risks and controls focused around the second and third lines of defense.

Other duties:

  • Create and oversee the strategic plan and adapt where needed;
  • Monitor the project's production and quality and report to stakeholders;
  • Assist in creating new audit procedures and developing a training program for the Audit team;
  • Assist in creating new metrics or KPIs for the Internal Audit group;
  • Manage resources making sure project and deliverables are on-time;
  • Maintain the budget and aid with the project's financial reporting;
  • Proactively take on new tasks requested by all directors or managing directors;
  • Build effective relationships with stakeholders;
  • Clearly communicate audit findings to line management;
  • Be comfortable to challenge and be prepared to be challenged.


  • Bachelor's degree required, Master's degree preferred;
  • Minimum of 3 years' audit or risk-based control activities;
  • Minimum of 7 years' within Financial Services, ideally in a PM function with Internal Audit experience;
  • PMP certification preferred;
  • Expertise in resolving conflicts;
  • Strong experience with software tools including Excel and SharePoint required;
  • Experience in agile teams.

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