Senior Audit Manager, Insurance
Job Code: 397678
Job Location: New Jersey-Newark
We are looking for a self-motivated audit professional looking to build a challenging career supporting our U.S. Business Group covering the Insurance, Investment Management, Annuities and Retirement businesses within Prudential’s Internal Audit Department.
The Ideal Candidate
We are looking for a highly organized audit leader who has demonstrated strong project management abilities including the capability to manage strong teams, multiple tasks and assignments. Beyond the standard skill set of analytical thinking and excellent verbal and written communication skills – we’re really looking for an individual who can lead and participate in all aspects of the audit including the planning, risk assessment, control analysis, testing, issue development and reporting phases. The individual will also attend periodic meetings with the Business’ Senior Leadership Team to gain a broader understanding of the business and its strategies to assist with audit planning, risk identification, and Audit Committee preparation. If you enjoy thriving in a collaborative environment where engagement with business and control function partners is key, then we can’t wait to meet you!
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.
As a Senior Audit Manager with the U.S. Business Team, you will lead associates overseeing the establishment and implementation of our audit approach and plan to ensure adequate audit coverage of assigned businesses across Prudential. This role provides the opportunity to influence our approach and perform audits of key Prudential businesses with emphasis on Individual Life and Group Insurance. This role will work with all the domestic businesses and horizontal risk leaders, with potentially some international business interaction.
You have a strong analytical mindset with the ability to conduct strong risk assessments and evaluate controls. You are a self-motivated and intellectually curious person with the desire to grow your business/technical acumen to remain current on business developments, industry trends, emerging risks, and changes to the financial and regulatory environments. You have some experience with data analytics and seek to build upon your knowledge of approaches and tools. One of your core strengths is your professional presence and ability to build business relationships. You enjoy working independently and are productive in a collaborative team environment.
· 9 years of audit or financial services experience, preferably within the insurance industry
· A Bachelor's Degree is required and an MBA is a plus
· Accounting, Finance, Economics and/or Quantitative major is desired, but not required, and a relevant certification (e.g., CPA, CFA, CIA) is a plus
· Knowledge of SEC, FINRA, Federal Reserve, or State Insurance related rules, and regulations
· Outstanding communication skills, both oral and written, and the ability to partner effectively with senior management, control partners and independent auditors
· Experience in the use of data and data analytics a plus
This position can be based in either Roseland or Newark, New Jersey. Some out of state travel may be required, which varies depending on the audit plan, but typically does not exceed 15%.
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: Accounting/Finance