Internal Audit Manager - Public Sector

Greater Toronto Area, ON | Direct Hire

Job ID: 48449 Industry: Accounting

Internal Audit Manager – Public Sector

Annual Salary up to $114,000, Group Benefits, Pension, Vehicular Expenses

Our client in government services is seeking an Internal Audit Manager to join their team. The successful candidate will supervise, develop and implement an annual audit plan that will ensure that key areas of risk are being reviewed. If you have experience developing and conducting audit programs for operational departments and the ability to exercise sound judgement and advise on expenditures, budget planning and data interpretation, then we would like to hear from you!


  • Formulate and execute internal audit plans and long and short term strategies related to financial and operational compliance
  • Recommend measures to ensure effective internal control systems and procedures are in place
  • Provide leadership and supervision of the day to day operation of the Audit/Risk Management department including hiring, identifying training needs and conducting performance evaluations
  • Organize and allocate resources to effect plans; direct work-plan activities; shape stakeholders’ expectations to ensure plans are met
  • Review financial policies and procedures and provide recommendations on improvements
  • Prepare statistical, financial and administrative reports to support specific directives
  • Develop and review annual audit plan to ensure policies and procedures are being maintained
  • Oversee the reporting of financial audits and provide reviews and investigations
  • Ensure that audit staff follow standardized procedures and properly document findings
  • Assist with the coordination of Audit Committee meetings and agenda items
  • Assist with year-end financial audit and/or external audits
  • Oversee the development of Audit and Risk Management related training sessions
  • Provide leadership in fostering equity and inclusiveness in the implementation of services


  • Post-secondary degree in Commerce and Finance or Business Administration
  • Professional accounting designation (CPA) with 5 years of experience in Audit, Finance, Risk Management or similar technical areas
  • Broader public sector experience is an asset
  • Experience developing and conducting audit programs for operating departments
  • Understanding of budget development issues and knowledge of asset management
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Successful supervisory experience with strong leadership, mentoring and team building skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle matters requiring diplomacy, sensitivity and confidentiality


  • Base salary range up to $114,000 annual
  • Group Benefits + Pension
  • Flexible working hours
  • Some travel required around GTA
  • Car allowance of $2,500 per year + parking provided
  • Laptop and cell phone provided

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