Internal Audit - Securities - Business - Associate - Bengaluru

Goldman Sachs International
Bangalore, India
Apr 25, 2018
Apr 27, 2018
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
In Internal Audit, we ensure that Goldman Sachs maintains effective controls by assessing the reliability of financial reports, monitoring the firm's compliance with laws and regulations, and advising management on developing smart control solutions. Our group has unique insight on the financial industry and its products and operations. We're looking for detail-oriented team players who have an interest in financial markets and want to gain insight into the firm's operations and control processes.

Job Responsibilities:

For each assigned review you will report to an experienced project manager. You will be expected to:
Assist the risk assessment, scoping and planning of a review.
Assist in executing the review. Specifically focusing on the following:
Analyze the design of controls around the underlying process and its impact on the business.
Analyze the business processes to evaluate the design and effectiveness of the relevant controls by designing and executing tests to validate identified controls, which may require inspection, examination and re-performance of processes.
Document the results of the test steps executed within the IA automated document project repository as per the departmental guidelines.
Assist in vetting audit observations
Assist in tracking, monitoring and recording remediation of risks identified in reviews.

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum 4 years of relevant experience in internal audit, statutory audit, risk management, business consulting or other relevant industry experience.  CA/CFA/MBA in Finance/Masters or equivalent University degrees in Accounting/Finance.
Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills as the job requires frequent interaction with management.
Functional Expertise - Keeps up-to-date with emerging business and market trends
Technical Skills - Demonstrates strong technical skills required for the role, pays attention to detail, takes initiative to broaden his/her knowledge and demonstrates appropriate financial/analytical skills
Drive and Motivation - Successfully handles multiple tasks, takes initiative to improve his/her own performance, works intensely towards extremely challenging goals and persists in the face of obstacles or setbacks
Client and Business Focus - Effectively handles difficult requests, builds trusting, long-term relationships with clients, helps the client to identify/define needs and manages client/business expectations
Teamwork - Gives evidence of being a strong team player, collaborates with others within and across teams, encourages other team members to participate and contribute and acknowledges others' contributions
Communication Skills - Communicates what is relevant and important in a clear and concise manner and shares information/new ideas with others
Judgement and Problem solving - Thinks ahead, anticipates questions, plans for contingencies, finds alternative solutions and identifies clear objectives. Sees the big picture and effectively analyses complex issues
Creativity/Innovation - Looks for new ways to improve current processes and develop creative solutions that are grounded in reality and have practical value
Influencing Outcomes - Presents sound, persuasive rationale for ideas or opinions. Takes a position on issues and influences others' opinions and presents persuasive recommendations

Goldman Sachs is an equal opportunity employer. © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved.

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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