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AVP - Internal Audit


Date live: Sep. 14, 2020

Location: New York

Reference Code: 90267109

Business Area: COO & Functions

Area of Expertise: Internal Audit

Contract: Permanent

Internal Auditor – Investment Banking and Research
New York, NY

As a Barclays Internal Auditor for Investment Banking and Research, you will work collaboratively with team members to deliver high quality assurance. You will be assessing the inherent risk and control environment as well as deriving the audit need in the Investment Banking and Research business areas. This will entail having meetings with key clients to understand key changes, emerging risks, and areas of concern.

What will you be doing?

• Supporting the audit teams on a day to day basis, working to ensure that audits deliverables are met, with regards to scope, quality, and budget
• Identifying, assessing and documenting risks/control objectives and controls
• You will be discussing the factual accuracy of audit issues with audit stakeholders while owning objective opinions and maintaining independence
• You will be writing high quality audit issues and supporting the Audit Owner in writing the report
• Providing constructive feedback and evaluation to team members for audit assignments
• You will be updating awareness of risk issues and changes across relevant business units and support to amend audit approach where necessary
• You will own and drive personal learning to support achievement of career aspirations

What we’re looking for:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of services
• 3+ years of audit experience (internal, external or both)
• 3+ years exposure to Investment Banking (including Capital Markets) and Research industry (a strong interest in the business will also be considered)
• Practical understanding of the relevant regulatory environment

Skills that will help you in the role:

• Team player; strong communication skills; good attention to detail and able to execute with minimal supervision on audit assignments
• Good knowledge of Investment Banking products (M&A, Debt and Equity Origination, Leveraged Finance, Risk Solutions)
• Displays willingness and initiative to learn and share knowledge about new products and markets
• Relevant professional qualifications / licenses (e.g. CPA, ACA., CFA, CIA, MIIA, ACCA, CISA, series 7, 24, 63, 79, ACAMS)

Where will you be working?

Barclays’ U.S. headquarters is located at 745 Seventh Avenue in New York, NY. At Barclays, we offer you an engaging and challenging environment, giving you the opportunity to make the most of your unique set of skills. We also have an extensive range of learning and development initiatives designed to support you both personally and professionally.

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.

Our Values

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Our Benefits

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility, then please discuss this with us.
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