Our client is a publicly traded statutory trust that operates similar to a private equity group. The Company was formed to acquire and manage a group of small and middle-market businesses headquartered in North America and currently have controlling interests and manage ten subsidiaries classified as either “ consumer brand” or “ niche industrial” portfolio companies. They are currently recruiting for the position of Internal Auditor to work out of our Irvine, California office.
Internal Audit is responsible for planning, executing and reporting on operational, financial, and regulatory and compliance related audits. Depending upon qualifications and years of experience, candidates will be considered for either a Junior or Senior Internal Audit role. Under direction of Internal Audit Director-West Coast, the auditor is responsible for the timely execution of risk-based internal audits in accordance with the annual audit plan, as well as assisting with other audit matters and projects.
Working Conditions: Normal office environment; Approximately 35-40% travel, primarily domestic in the mid and west coast regions. Some international travel required.
internal audit, sox audit, assurance
Spencer is the Founder and Managing Partner of MBK Search, LLC - an executive search firm that specializes in the governance, risk, compliance, and cybersecurity market space. Prior to founding MBK, Spencer was Head of Operational Risk at Bridgewater Associates. Before moving to Bridgewater, Spencer was the Head of Risk for ICAP, Plc covering the Americas Region. He started his career in venture capital as an investment associate.
Spencer graduated from Harvard University in 2001 and resides in Ridgefield, CT with his wife and two sons.