Senior Internal Auditor

Internal Audit New York, New York Remote, United States


Description

Who We Are

SiriusPoint is a global (re)insurer writing a worldwide portfolio of businesses including Accident & Health, Liability, Property and Specialty.

Bermuda-headquartered and listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: SPNT), we are looking at ways to grow intelligently, underwrite profitably and drive technology innovation in the insurance industry.

We challenge convention, disrupt the traditional way of doing things and devise new and better solutions. We strive to be excellent in everything we do, and to continuously build knowledge and learn beyond our current skillsets.

Join Our Team  

You will be our Senior Internal Auditor.  The primary purpose of the role is to undertake a range of internal audit activities (from initial planning through to audit report) as part of the overall delivery of the Annual Internal Audit Plan which includes SOX walkthroughs and testing. The Senior Internal Auditor performs regulatory, operational and financial reviews to evaluate whether controls and processes are in compliance with policies, procedures and legislation and provides recommendations to strengthen the controls and processes where appropriate.  This is a hybrid role and you will be expected to be in the office 2-3 days a week.

  PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: Other duties may be assigned.

  • Lead, oversee, and/or assist in audits and reviews of key business processes and systems under development using the COSO methodology, as assigned.
  • Identify opportunities to strengthen internal controls and improve business processes.
  • Present issues and recommendations to operating management, including the drafting of Audit Findings and/or Reports.
  • Plan and execute the review and audit of the internal control environment within the Company to enable the management attestation required by section 404 of Sarbanes – Oxley.
  • Maintain effective relationships with external auditors, business units and corporate management to enhance the audit process.
  • Providing ongoing support to all operating departments towards ensuring that all processes and procedures have considered the use of best practice in determining the application of strong internal controls.
  • Assist in high level business risk assessment to determine the nature, timing and extent of risk-based audit procedures.
  • Assisting with audit issue tracking and follow-up;Effectively monitors own performance to ensure plans, schedules, and budgets are met, as well as to appropriately use Company resources.

 SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Supervise audit staff/consultants on engagements as required;
  • Lead special projects from time to time as deemed necessary by Audit and Management.


Be Yourself

We are building a differentiated culture and approach. We have shared values that drive our behavior and a culture that makes it a fun, exciting and productive place to work and a great partner to do business with. You should be entrepreneurial, pioneering, open and yourself.

Your skills and abilities must include:

  • Minimum of 3-5+ years of audit related experience;
  • Experience in financial services industry or in working with financial services companies (property/casualty insurance and /or reinsurance operations, preferred;)
  • Strong knowledge of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the 2013 COSO framework;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are essential.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting or Finance.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills;
  • Must be fluent in English;
  • Other languages a plus.

REASONING ABILITY:

  • Ability to work independently and effectively monitor own performance to ensure plans, schedules, and budgets are met;
  • Excellent relationship building and interpersonal skills are essential;
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills;
  • A “team player” who will encourage the open exchange of ideas;
  • Ability to work independently within a multicultural organization.
COMPUTER SKILLS:
  • Effective working knowledge of IT including Excel, Microsoft Word and Power Point;
  • Experience with Audit Workpaper software a plus;
  • Knowledge of audit data extraction and analysis (or interest to develop knowledge) is strongly preferred.
 CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Certified Public Accountant (“CPA”), Certified Internal Auditor (“CIA”), or Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (“CPCU”), or equivalent required.

We Achieve More Together

We value and support the unique voices, backgrounds, lifestyles and contributions of a diverse global employee base that contributes to our culture every day. Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging (DEI&B) is imperative to our success.

We are building an environment that imbeds DEI&B into everything we do and enables us to unlock critical drivers of equality, innovation and success. We want everyone to be included, valued, respected and supported to unleash their full potential.

The estimated salary range for this position is $100K-$110.5K per year. This is a good-faith assessment of the salary range for this position only.  In determining the actual salary within this range, SiriusPoint will consider a candidate’s relevant experience, location, and other job-related factors.