Senior Manager, Internal Audit

  • Location: Ottawa, Ontario
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #3980

Job #3980 – Fantastic opportunity to join one of Ottawa’s most sought-after and well-respected employers as their Senior Manager of Internal Audit! Reporting to the Chief, Internal Auditor, the ideal candidate will have a strong business acumen and the ability to multi-task as you manage all day-to-day internal audit activities throughout the organization. This includes planning, executing, and reporting on a variety of internal audit projects across a broad range of business functions. Reporting to the Chief, Internal Auditor, the main responsibilities include:

  • Manage and prioritize multiple engagements at any one time while ensuring deadlines are met and quality of work is not compromised
  • Responsible for all day-to-day internal audit activities, including planning, executing, and reporting on operational, financial, compliance and information technology-focused internal audit projects
  • Draft internal audit reports and other communications and coordinate recommendations
  • Provide detailed reviews of audit working papers to ensure compliance with Internal Audit policies and standards
  • Lead and supervise external consultants during audit engagements 
  • Participate in the conduct of advisory projects and investigations as required
  • Assist in the debriefing of management and the Audit Committee as required
  • Oversee two direct reports
  • Assist with preparing the Risk-Based Audit Plan and the development and maintenance of internal audit procedures and practices

Great opportunities for career progression exist for the right candidate in this role – with drive, efficiency, and strong internal audit knowledge, you will go far in this organization!



The main qualifications for this role include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business
  • Completed CPA and CIA designations
  • 8+ years’ experience managing and conducting financial, operational, compliance and IT internal audit projects
  • Sound knowledge of internal audit standards, practices, and procedures
  • Strong project management and leadership skills
  • Fluently bilingual in English and French is strongly preferred  

Definite Assets:

  • CISA and CFE designations 
  • Previous experience in the manufacturing industry

What’s the Bottom Line:

  • $100,000 – $130,000 annual salary
  • Bonus structure
  • 4 weeks’ vacation
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Pension contribution plan!
  • Flexible work environment

Location: Ottawa

Internal Job ID#: 3980

Recruiter Name: Matt Stevenson

How to Apply:

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