Senior Audit Associate - USA

Legal & Compliance Jersey City, New Jersey


Position at LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group

At LeoVegas Group, we are on a mission to create the world’s greatest iGaming experience! We’re proud to be a leading global operator with some of the industry’s best-known brands, offering award-winning casino and sports betting to over 450,000 customers worldwide. In our 10-year history, we have grown to 800+ employees across Europe, with a strong focus on exceptional products, investment in technology, and data-driven marketing.

LeoVegas Group is listed on the Nasdaq Stockholm (STO:LEO). For more information, please visit

Job description:

As part of our organic growth it is the first time we are entering the USA market (Y2022). We are now introducing a completely new position of Internal Audit Executive who is going to be responsible for the internal audit of our legal entity located in New Jersey. 

Due to the regulatory requirements the role is located (strictly!) in New Jersey. Headquarters of the company is located in Stockholm, Sweden. Your day to day internal audit work will be decentralised from the rest of the Group Internal audit department, however you will work closely with the Group Internal audit department and Group Risk Management department. The role will not entail responsibility for managing staff. You will be reporting to the BoD (Audit Committee) together with Group Audit Executive. 

The position requires a very self driven attitude and enjoying working both independently with limited supervision and also in teams. Proven working experience in project management is highly beneficial. You also need excellent attention to detail, in-depth understanding of the delivery process.

In Leo, we know that great customer experiences require a team that leads the way in first-class service, operations and compliance. With us, you’ll work with skilled, international teams in a bright, modern office. The lively and collaborative atmosphere offers plenty of opportunities to learn and grow as you build your career with us. 

What you will do:

  • Work closely with the Head of Group Internal Audit to align on the audit plan, discuss findings and insights. Provide input to the development of audit project and risk assessments. 
  • Develop audit programmes based upon understanding the business and the key risks for America.
  • Complete risk-based audit work in the American Entity 
  • Communicate internal audit potential findings in a timely and collaborative manner with process owners to develop creative and practical recommendations to remediate control deficiencies focused on root cause.
  • Document work that meets the audit evidence requirements IIA’s International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing
  • Lead and perform multiple tasks on assurance and advisory engagements from planning through fieldwork and reporting.
  • Participate in fraud scheme discussions for the audit scope. 
  • Drive projects with the objective to improve the internal audit process
  • Establish and maintain excellent relationships within the team and across the business
  • Work independently, identify and communicate solutions to challenges, maintain a strong focus on business priorities and be persistent in follow-through
  • If needed, perform oversight of the work performed by IT auditor

Who are we looking for?: 

  • Academic degree in business, economics, law or similar
  • 5+ years of relevant work experience (primarily in auditing and/or finance)
  • Previous experience 3+ years as an internal or external auditor of digital data driven companies with extensive knowledge of controls. Quality and controls wise the PCAOB quality is expected. 
  • Online gambling industry knowledge (AML, Responsible gambling, Compliance and Licences) is very beneficial

Our culture:

**As our company working language is English so we’d like to see your CV in English please**

At LeoVegas Mobile Gaming Group we firmly believe that our diversity is what makes us unique and that everyone and anyone is welcome to enjoy the ride -  regardless of age, gender, disability, race, national or ethnic origin, religion, language, marital or civil partnership status, political beliefs and sexual orientation.

We are highly committed to uphold a high level of diversity and inclusion throughout our entire group. Being a global company with a widely diverse customer base makes it essential for our workforce to be a reflection of this.

By doing so, we believe we will achieve the best possible customer experience and create better value to our shareholders by doing so.

Working Hours:

LeoVegas has a hybrid working environment with 2 days working from home per week and 3 days working from the office as we want to give our employees flexibility to structure their work week while at the same time being able to provide information, team practices and social activities.

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary
  • 401k
  • Paid time off
  • Health + Medical with coverage (inc. vision and dental)
  • Eligible to warrants programme at the company's discretion (Snr roles only)
  • Payroll and benefits provided by one of USA’s largest payroll provider ADP
  • 3 weeks temporary accommodation

Relocation Offer:

  • Up to 5,000 USD in relation relocation expenses
  • Transport from the airport to the apartment
  • Flight to USA
  • x 2 Check in Luggage + 1 hand luggage