The Global Director of Internal Audit for HOPE International will guide the world-wide internal audit operations for the organization. He/she will analyze and evaluate HOPE International’s control processes and will provide, when required, recommendations for improvement, thereby assisting management and staff in the effective fulfillment of their responsibilities.
Leading the internal audit function is an assurance activity designed to add value and increase global operational strengths. It helps attain HOPE International’s objectives by bringing an ordered, disciplined approach to gauge and improve the effectiveness of risk, operations, control, regulatory pronouncements, financial accounting standards and governance processes. The Global Director of Internal Audit will be charged with presentation and utilization of best practices and current resources, as well as ensuring compliance with HOPE International’s rules and regulations, the applicable financial and accounting guidelines, as well as established standards of conduct.
A minimum of ten (10) years of accounting, external or internal audit experience is required, preferably within the financial services industry (with particular interest to lending, microfinance, or retail banking). Certified Public Accountant or Certified Internal Auditor credential is a required and both would enhance the candidate profile.