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Lead IT Auditor

  • Location

    New York City

  • Sector:

    Financial Services and Banking

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  • Salary:

    Up to $125k base + bonus

  • Contact:

    Emily Kirkpatrick

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  • Published:

    5 days ago

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  • Startdate:

    ASAP 2022

Hamlyn Williams have partnered with a leading Insurance Provide that is looking to hire two Lead IT Auditors to their New York Branch. This is a hybrid (three days per-week on-site) role looking for an immediate start.

As an IT Audit Lead you will be responsible for planning, delivering and reporting on audits of various complex IT systems, applications, platforms and operating systems, amongst others, ensuring compliance with internal policies and procedures.  

You will expected to demonstrate outstanding problem solving skills, meticulous attention to detail and sound understanding of cyber security trends, particularly within the clients niche. Ability to work in and lead a team is a must, as well as being able to clearly and concisely communicate to staff and third-parties at all levels.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Able to execute a robust audit plan in accordance with internal audit standards, regulations and company policies, whilst overseeing team progress and managing budgets/ schedules
  • Identifying potential risks/ impacts on the company and using a risk-based approach to develop robust action points, finalizing all findings and presenting to the Internal Audit Manager/ Director
  • Review and keep track of previous audit results to ensure the appropriate corrective action is taken, whilst continually improving the governance, risk and control environment
  • Provide day-to-day management, project guidance and coaching to  other internal auditors and conduct first level reviews on work and documentation


  • BS/ BA or equivalent ideally within Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or related
  • CISA, CIA or CISSP, (or willingness to gain within first year employment)
  • 3 to 5 years’ working experience required, within IT Audit

Our client is able to offer market leading packages to qualified hires with amazing benefits including competitive benefits & profit-sharing. Discretionary relocation may be available.  

At this stage only US Citizen/ Permanent Residents/ Green Card holders are being considered. Candidates willing to relocate are also being considered. 

This company has excellent infrastructure in place so given the COVID climate will be conducting all phases of the interview process remotely (including onboarding).

Please share your most recent resume & availability to for consideration.