Audit Director

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

The Audit Director is an experienced senior expert role with line management responsibility and in-depth knowledge in our audit and experience in several departments.~crlf~ ~crlf~You will be in in charge of managing large-scale and audits from planning to the follow-up and act as trusted partners to the executive management team. As manager you will provide their employees with guidance on how the targets for their functional area are aligned with the strategic picture. Team leading experience is therefore required.~crlf~ ~crlf~You will report into the Global Head of Audit.

##Work with the local Head of Audit to determine local audit strategy aligned with the Group Audit strategy~crlf~##Increase efficiency of the audit team through enhanced collaboration, resource pooling and planning~crlf~##Assist the Global Head of Audit on overall leadership of the department.~crlf~##Coordinate reporting activities, including compilation of Audit Committee, Board of Management / Supervisory Board materials, Group Audit reporting and Regulatory Reporting.~crlf~##Represent Internal Audit in Audit Committee meetings. Communicate directly with Top and Senior Management on internal control deficiencies and status of remediation.~crlf~##Independently oversee and review of the quality of the internal control system~crlf~##Assess and sponsor the reinforcement of the internal control systems, selecting risk topics in own area~crlf~##Perform assignment s in sensitive audit areas, develops proposals for solution and analyze audit results~crlf~##Follow up on agreed implementation steps and recommendations~crlf~##Manage auditors and experts work from audit preparation to report validation in own area~crlf~##Work with external auditors, report on audit activities to all partners and represent us towards external partners and regulators~crlf~##Work with sister functions to discuss and ensure comprehensiveness of Internal Audit's risk assessment~crlf~##Manage a team of employees and functional experts and empower them to implement tasks independently and delegate activities following staff's competences and responsibilities~crlf~##Provide employees with guidance on overall strategic picture and how own functional area's targets are aligned~crlf~##Develop technical training and support skill building of auditors and further development of audit department~crlf~##Build and sustain high a performance team in own area and develop high potentials and engage the rotation of auditors and attract new talents~crlf~~crlf~

##7+ years professional experience in our audit or as consultant or equivalent~crlf~##5–7years' experience in insurance, fin. services industry and in Finance, IT, Risk Management/Actuarial.~crlf~##Experience in comparable managerial role in insurance, asset management, financial services industry~crlf~##University degree in economics , business administration or equivalent~crlf~##Qualification as Certified Internal Audit (or similar exams) would be desirable~crlf~##Business know how within other departments, regions and entities of Allianz Group is beneficial~crlf~##Very good understanding of processes, structures and the regulatory environment~crlf~##Expertise in project management~crlf~##Deal with all types of individuals and experience managing escalation processes after delivering inconvenient information and ability to work in a global work environment with people from different countries and cultures~crlf~~crlf~

Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience and includes a comprehensive best in class benefits package. Any salary or benefits information provided by third party resources such as external job posting websites etc., cannot be deemed reliable.

Allianz Group is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us. Join us. Let’s care for tomorrow.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is a leading global corporate insurance carrier and a key business unit of Allianz Group. We provide risk consultancy, Property-Casualty insurance solutions and alternative risk transfer for a wide spectrum of commercial, corporate and specialty risks across 10 dedicated lines of business.~crlf~Our customers are as diverse as business can be, ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to small businesses, and private individuals. Among them are not only the world’s largest consumer brands, tech companies and the global aviation and shipping industry, but also wineries, satellite operators or Hollywood film productions. They all look to AGCS for smart answers to their largest and most complex risks in a dynamic, multinational business environment and trust us to deliver an outstanding claims experience.

Worldwide, AGCS operates with its own teams in 32 countries and through the Allianz Group network and partners in over 200 countries and territories, employing over 4,300 people. As one of the largest Property-Casualty units of Allianz Group, we are backed by strong and stable financial ratings. In 2019, AGCS generated a total of €9.1 billion gross premium globally.~crlf~For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @AGCS_Insurance and LinkedIn.~crlf~~crlf~

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