U.S. Bank Audit Project Manager - Credit, ERM and Climate in Boston, Massachusetts
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The Corporate Audit Services Audit Project Manager is primarily responsible for supervising staff in the completion of audit engagements with minimal supervision from managers, however there are no direct reports. The Audit Project Manager is expected to monitor progress of audit engagements against plan and schedule, assess work performed by the audit engagement team, and provide coaching and on-the-job training for team members to ensure engagements are completed in conformance with internal audit policies and procedures. This role will focus on various risk Credit Risk Framework and Enterprise Risk Management processes.
- Supervising audit staff in the completion of audit engagements, ensuring the highest quality work delivered timely. Supervision includes:
Assessing work performed by staff by providing coaching notes that are relevant to the scope, accuracy and completeness of work performed.
Performing sufficient reviews to ensure work contains relevant facts to support audit scope and conclusions and adhere to internal audit policies and procedures.
Reviewing issues to ensure potential exposures and significance are included, root causes are identified, and operationally effective and cost-effective actions to address those causes are developed into appropriate recommendations.
Completing or assisting managers in planning audit engagements. Includes identifying and analyzing business processes, key risks and critical controls; interviewing auditees; determining audit scope; evaluating control design adequacy; and developing audit programs which provide sufficient guidance for testing control performance effectiveness and making evaluations which effectively achieve audit objectives.
Assisting the managers in reporting and wrap-up phases of audits. Includes appropriate disposition of issues and drafting audit reports which include issues.
Monitoring progress of audit engagements against plan and schedule. Includes making necessary adjustments and promptly completing work paper reviews on a timely basis to ensure all issues are identified and dispositioned prior to report draft issuance.
Providing on-the-job training for staff. Includes business knowledge of products, services, and delivery systems; company policies and procedures; applicable laws and regulations; and formal/informal control frameworks.
Collaborating across the three lines of defense regarding business processes, risks, and controls. Coordinating audit activities by integrating other internal audit subject matter teams (Information Technology, Anti-Money Laundering, Compliance, Risk Management, Treasury, etc.) to ensure appropriate and efficient coverage of the business products, services and processes. Managing the team’s workload to assist other audit teams when resources are needed for areas of higher risk.
Performing other duties as requested by management.
Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience
Ten years of applicable experience
Large Bank experience through risk advisory, internal audit, regulatory oversight, or credit review.
In-depth understand the key credit process attributes for individual portfolios, products, and processes. This includes: Credit Analysis and Loan Structure; Credit Policy and Approval; Risk Rating Accuracy, Timeliness & Transparency; Portfolio Management; and Problem Account Management.
Basic knowledge of the evolving climate risk landscape
Knowledge of Enterprise Risk Management (e.g. risk management framework, risk appetite, risk identification, concentrations, risk measurement, policy management, regulatory capital, risk reporting and data governance, committee governance).
Understanding of the practical application of the IIA Practice Guide on Reliance by Internal Audit on Other Assurance Providers
Understanding of climate risk
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong critical thinking and analytical skills.
Proven leadership skills.
Proven adaptability to changing priorities.
Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines simultaneously.
Relevant Financial Service Industry knowledge and understanding of Safety and Soundness expectations for large commercial banks
Thorough understanding of Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Standards and the common definition of internal controls. CIA, CPA or other relevant professional designation or advanced degree.
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Salary range reflected is an estimate of base pay and is for the primary location. Base pay range may vary if an offer is made for work in a different location. Pay Range: $108,545.00 - $127,700.00 - $140,470.00
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U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.