Zurich NA *Group Audit Country Manager in Schaumburg, Illinois


  • Group Audit Country Manager**


The Schaumburg, IL office of ZNA Services, LLC (Zurich) seeks a Group Audit Country Manager responsible overseeing the Group Audit North America business unit for Zurich. The Group Audit North America business unit performs internal audit services for all North American legal entities owned by Zurich Insurance Group.Specific duties include: Oversee the end-to-end conduct of assigned audit projects and deliver 20-30 audits per year; manage relationships with top management and audit committees in the U.S and Canada, and local regulatory bodies; ensure the appropriate resourcing, scheduling and technical expertise required for delivery of the entire North American audit plan and your directly assigned portfolio;contribute to the development of the organization’s quarterly risk assessment and rolling audit plan—Zurich’s global internal audit project portfolio that is continuously updated based on the organization’s regular risk assessment of all group companies; sign off on final audit reports and corrective actions with senior business stakeholders for the assigned portfolio; oversee tracking and closure of agreed actions, while providing guidance to senior business stakeholders on aspects related to controls, risks and governance.

Position requires a Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Business Administration, Finance, or Accounting, or a closely related field, plus at least 6 years of experience in the job offered or as a Senior Audit Manager, Senior Manager, Assistant Director, Head of Audit, or similar role working in Audit or Finance. Experience must include: 6 years of experience working in the insurance industry; 5 years of experience developing audit plans; 5 years of experience managing relationships with management and audit committees; 5 years of experience managing audit teams as a line manager; 5 years of experience working internationally either oversees or due to involvement in global audit projects. Must be an IIA Certified Internal Auditor. Must have an IIA accreditation in Quality Assessment/Validation. Must have an OPEX/Six Sigma Black Belt certification.Must be willing to frequently travel regionally.

Full time position. Apply by submitting your resumes at Zurichna.com/en/careers Job ID: 190001VK


Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 25 % of the Time

Job Posting 03/12/19

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190001VK

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.