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Risk and Assurance Consultant

Treasury Board Secretariat
Ontario Internal Audit Division
Language of Position(s):
Job Term:
1 Permanent
Job Code:
6A001 - Finance06
$67,590.00 - $99,600.00 Per Year
Posting Status:
Job ID:
Bring your experience in auditing and risk management to the Treasury Board Secretariat and join a team of professionals who are committed to excellence in customer service, achieving results and dedicated to their work.

What can I expect to do in this role?

Within this position you will be responsible for:

- providing expertise, advice and consultation to clients on use and evaluation of risk management and control strategies
- conducting and/or leading a variety of strategic complex projects in the areas of compliance, financial management, special investigations, risk assessment and management
- evaluating client needs and identifying consulting and education services to improve strategic and operational planning
- providing team leadership for staff and assisting with technical training and coaching
- effectively managing relationships with clients and stakeholders
- preparing and/or reviewing various communication pieces including audit results papers, analysis documents, recommendations for clients and responses to Freedom of Information requests.

How do I qualify?

Audit and Risk Management Skills:

- you have knowledge of auditing/accounting standards, principles, practices and methodologies
- you have experience using risk assessment/management techniques and methodologies to assist in operational/strategic planning, policy, and programs
- you can plan, lead, coordinate strategic audit projects, identify risks, and develop advisory plans
- you are familiar with business applications, computer assisted techniques and audit management applications.
- you have experience leading and conducting assessments of complex business processes and operations

Leadership and Relationship Management Skills:

- You have change management skills to introduce innovative approaches to current practices
- You have facilitation skill, consulting skills and knowledge to influence, advise and negotiate with others effectively
- You have team leadership skills to lead staff effectively
- You have effective relationship management skills to maintain relationships with clients and stakeholders
- You have experience managing audit projects, preparing project update reports, and providing advice to senior management

Analytical Skills:

- You can evaluate clients needs in applying leading practices in governance, risk and controls
- You can apply analytical techniques/methods to advise senior management on significant issues resulting from audit findings, risk assessments and identifying options

Additional Information:

  • 1 English Permanent, 40 St Clair Ave W, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:
Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Finance and Economics
Posted on:
Friday, January 23, 2015
  • The minimum salary rate identified in this posting will be revised effective April 1, 2015.  The new salary minimum would be $67,590.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, February 6, 2015 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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