Internal Control Risk Analyst II

Employer
LMI
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
LMI is a not-for-profit government consulting firm, dedicated exclusively to advancing the management of the government. As a not-for-profit company, we deliver the best value for the government dollar as all revenues are directed to our mission of advancing government rather than to delivering shareholder value. We operate completely free of political and commercial bias, and we are entirely aligned with the goals of our clients. Our clients value our not-for-profit status and specialized services in logistics, intelligence, homeland security, health care, and energy and environment markets. We believe government can make a difference, and we seek talented, hardworking people who share that conviction. Responsibilities This position presents an excellent opportunity for a candidate with 3-5 years of internal controls experience. The successful candidate for this position will provide expertise in several areas of internal controls and risk analysis. Specific requirements include:Applies working knowledge of risk identification, analysis and assessment, and the standards of internal control (control environment, risk assessment, control activities, information and communication, and monitoring).Applies working knowledge of internal control procedures in conducting and reporting of audit planning, audit remediation and the associated business risks.Assists in assessing operational weaknesses, performing process improvement analysis, and developing corrective action plans.Assists in planning and scoping of the audit engagement; identifies and document key internal controls; executes detailed test plans and develops results summaries; evaluate internal control design and operating effectiveness; identifies and corrects deficiencies within the internal control environment; helps develop audit findings, recommendations, and reports that identify control weaknesses and the resulting residual risks.Executes work plans to evaluate internal controls related to financial risks, operational activities (including assets, acquisition and IT), and compliance requirements.Adheres to the project schedule to meet project requirements and client deliverables; completes assigned work activities and planned tasks within specified client time frame; meets all requirements; assists with preparation of milestone status reports and presentations.Applies working knowledge and ability to effectively employ a broad range of data analysis tools to maximize audit efficiency and effectiveness (including ACL, Access, Excel, Visio, etc.)Applies working knowledge and understanding of professional standards (Professional Practices Framework of the IIA, GAAS, COSO, ISACA, and GAAP).Applies working knowledge and understanding of regulatory compliance issues related to Sarbanes-Oxley Sections 302 and 404, OMB A-136, CFO Act, etc.Prior supervisory experience within an Internal Audit department (preferably) performing Financial Audits, Operational Audits. IT Audits is a plus. Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Finance or Accounting3-5 years of experience with risk management and/or internal controlsApplies working knowledge of risk identification, analysis and assessment, and the standards of internal control (control environment, risk assessment, control activities, information and communication, and monitoring).Applies working knowledge of internal control procedures in conducting and reporting of audit planning, audit remediation and manage control review.Perform broad analyses to identify business objectives and resource requirements and evaluate the associated business risks.Beneficial QualificationsMaster's Degree (MA, MS, MBA) in Business, Finance, Accounting or Economics highly desiredCertifications: Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA)Experience with PeopleSoft financial systemExperience with asset accountingExperience with Acquisition interfaces to financialSecurity Clearance: Clearable