Risk and Compliance Consultant

US-IL-Springfield
ID
14222
Firm Services
University Entry Level - Consulting
Type
Regular Full-Time
Anticipated Start Date
09/2018

Company Overview

Firm Overview:

 

Crowe Horwath LLP (www.crowehorwath.com) is one of the largest public accounting, consulting, and technology firms in the United States. Under its core purpose of "Building Value with Values®," Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk, and performance services. With offices coast to coast and 3,000 personnel, Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Horwath International, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 120 countries around the world.

Position Summary

Opportunity:

 

As of one of Crowe’s leading market drivers, Risk Consulting helps organizations enhance their corporate governance and mitigate business risks through improving processes and controls, while advising companies on value added approaches to protecting technology usage, compiling with laws and regulations, and developing their enterprise risk management.  Risk Consulting is aligned by competency centers including Business Risk, Regulatory Compliance Risk, and Technology Risk.

 

Professionals in Crowe Horwath’s Business Risk Competency Center provide client services such as internal audit, Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 consulting, enterprise risk management, and many other risk consulting services.  Skilled professionals within this group provide their expertise to specific client needs in a wide variety of disciplines that demonstrate an impact on organizations that add value and improve performance.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Assessing and advising on risk identification and mitigation
  • Internal auditing, testing and analyzing financial information
  • Assessing a control’s design and/or operating effectiveness
  • Consulting with clients on business process design
  • Reviewing client’s compliance with key regulations and providing recommendations for improvement and remediation
  • Producing high quality work products that will be reviewed by our clients’ senior management team members as well as potential third parties
  • Interacting with client personnel and management
  • Getting involved in the community and developing strong relationships
  • Multi-tasking and prioritizing a number of projects at the same time

 

Crowe Horwath is committed to providing challenging and diverse opportunities to work as a team member in a variety of industries on both domestic and international client engagements.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

Applicants should meet the following qualifications:

  • Senior pursuing academic degrees in Accounting, Internal Audit, Finance, Economics or similar background
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA (major and cumulative) required. 3.2 GPA (major and cumulative preferred.
  • Relevant work experience (e.g. internships, summer positions, school jobs)
  • Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work on multiple assignments, leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment with professionals of all levels
  • Eligibility to sit for the CPA or CIA examination upon graduation
  • Willingness to travel 60% or more annually

 

Why Crowe?

 

Do you want to have the freedom to think on your own and innovate?

Crowe cultivates a creative company culture where you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and knowledge with clients from your very first day with the firm.

 

Worried that a career in consulting and public accounting won’t allow you any free time?

Crowe offers a true work life integration, allowing you to spend time with your family and friends or pursue outside interests.  In the client service industry, travel is necessary, but Crowe offers a variety of perks and options (i.e. overnight bonus program, airline and hotel club rewards programs, work from home, etc.) that allow our employees to embrace and enjoy our line of business.

 

Do you want to be rewarded and promoted based on your abilities and achievements instead of your tenure with a company?

Crowe values all of your hard work and rewards you with an attractive salary and fantastic benefits.  As part of an employee evaluation cycle, all of our employees are evaluated semi-annually and are promoted and/or given raises and bonuses according to their accomplishments and contributions to the achievement of the firm’s goals.

 

We understand that, in order to be satisfied in your career, every aspect of your life needs to be fulfilled.  We offer the opportunities to expand and enrich your career, while allowing you a balance with your personal life through a team atmosphere, flexibility and robust talent development and training.

 

Think you have what it takes?  Find out by working for Crowe!

 

 

 

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