Senior Audit Manager (Director) - Sales Practice Risks
Job Code: 384738
Job Location: New Jersey-Newark
Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, highly diversified environment that allows you to apply your expertise, assess risk, plan strategically and lead and execute audits of Prudential’s global sales practices risks? If so, we are looking for an experienced audit or regulatory review professional with experience in financial sales, compliance, broker-dealer or regulatory-related areas. Candidates with related experience and/or product knowledge such as experience with sales support functions, account management, product support, or sales regulatory controls should apply.
The Ideal Candidate
Are you fully capable of leading all aspects of an audit engagement, including planning, control analysis, testing, issue development and reporting? Do you have a solid familiarity with financial services regulations governed by FINRA and State Departments of Insurance; and/or experience in sales, account management and/or product support in either the retail or institutional arena? Are you a proven leader, project manager and person with the innate ability to collaborate with and influence business leaders? If so, we want to meet you!
As the Sales Risk Senior Audit Manager, you will lead with Associates overseeing the establishment and implementation of an Audit Approach and Plan to ensure adequate audit coverage of Sales Practice Risks globally across Prudential. You will have the opportunity to influence our approach and perform audits of key sales, advisors, broker-dealer, supervisory, compensation, relationship management, marketing, sales desks, and other distribution channel support functions. This role will work across all the domestic businesses, with some international business interaction.
What will my Role at Prudential look like?
Prudential is a company of smart, ambitious professionals working together to create a better future for our customers and our communities around the globe. As one of the most recognizable financial services companies in the world, our employees are building on our 140-year history of financial strength with a focus on innovation and transformation to meet tomorrow’s most complicated challenges. We are committed to growth and development of every single employee, and we see our business success as a direct result of our talent.
The Internal Audit Department serves to protect the Company by improving the management of risks and the effectiveness of the control environment at the business, function and enterprise levels through valued independent assessments and advice on governance, risk and control. Our structure mirrors the business system which allows us to view risks vertically and horizontally – providing opportunities to generate value within and across our businesses and corporate functions.
You are very organized and are fully capable of managing priorities and achieving absolute deadlines. You exhibit professional skepticism and have the ability to monitor issues and trends throughout the year with the goal of developing and communicating a view relating to the effectiveness of the existing processes and controls as well as emerging risks. You enjoy collaborating with other Internal Audit leaders to achieve consistent and coordinated coverage of risks and controls and can establish and maintain relationships with key stakeholders within our business and corporate functions. You enjoy data analysis and are looking for an opportunity to increase your exposure in this space.
6 years of financial services experience in a sales, account management and/or product support role or related audit/control function position
Bachelors degree is required
Knowledge of risks associated with FINRA and State Department regulations is preferred
Experience with Data Analytics is a plus
Ability to write and communicate business recommendations that strengthen controls
Licenses or designations including one or more of the following: CLU, ChFC or CFP designation are a plus but not required
Ability to travel to locations outside of Newark on occasion and work outside of “normal” business hours when interactions with our international offices arise
Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.
We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.
Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Job Function: Audit