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SENIOR IT AUDIT SPECIALIST
Organization:    Ministry of Finance
Division:    Ontario Internal Audit
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    20ASY - Systems Serv (Ama Unit) ASY20
Salary:    $76,352.00 - $98,990.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    45834
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If you are looking for an opportunity to showcase your I&IT auditing and risk management expertise, consider joining our audit team. Our I&IT audit professionals work on diverse audit and consulting assignments spanning a broad range of I&IT areas and Ministries across the Ontario Public Service. Our work is client focused and directly contributes to improved business outcomes and results for our clients.

The Ontario Public Service is recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers, one of Greater Toronto's Top Employers, and one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
• plan, lead, coordinate and conduct complex I&IT audits and consulting assignments
• assess internal controls and processes in the areas of IT governance, systems under development, IT project management, IT operations and information, infrastructure and network security
• provide technical expertise and support on major systems development projects including the development, use and evaluation of risk management and control strategies
• prepare reports and communicate audit findings

How do I qualify?

Technical Knowledge and Experience
You have:
• demonstrated experience conducting a broad range of complex I&IT audits and consulting engagements
• knowledge of and experience in generally accepted auditing standards, practices, methodologies (including risk management strategies, control strategies, structures and systems)
• experience in developing and utilizing innovative I&IT auditing techniques for risk and control assessments
• knowledge and experience in systems development methodologies and practices
• an understanding of current and emerging technology and related issues to utilize knowledge in the areas of: systems under development, information security, emerging technologies, e-commerce, telecommunications and networks, computer operations and existing applications

Project Management Skills
You have:
• experience leading and conducting assessments of complex business processes and operations
• experience in conducting and managing complex I&IT audit projects
• the ability to adapt to changing priorities and circumstances, handle concurrent projects, meet deadlines and manage projects within budget

Relationship Management, Consultation and Negotiation Skills
You have:
• relationship management skills to build and sustain positive relationships with clients and project teams, and network with ministry management and cluster colleagues
• consultation skills to provide technical expertise and support on major systems development projects and to present senior management with significant risk and control issues
• negotiation skills to negotiate recommendations and action plans with clients for complex audit projects

Communication Skills
You can:
• apply oral communication skills in conducting briefings and presentations with all levels of management
• develop written audit reports and briefing materials, technical reports and issues analysis correspondence that are clear, concise and effectively communicate important issues to clients

Analytical and Problem Solving Skills
You can:
• apply analytical skills and utilize data extraction software tools to evaluate internal controls, identify control weaknesses, risks and impacts
• apply problem solving skills to develop solutions for clients and identify process improvement opportunities

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 1 Permanent, 777 Bay St, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Information Technology
Posted on:   Monday, November 26, 2012
 
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Monday, December 10, 2012 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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