Quality Assurance & Audit Specialist

Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Company Greenwood Village , CO 80111

Posted 3 months ago

Looking to make a real difference?

You belong right here.

Come build a rewarding career helping others achieve their financial dream at an organization that values your own long-term success. With your unique talents, you have what it takes to be bold and brilliant in everything you do and reach new heights for a company dedicated to diversity and inclusion, community and you.

If you share that belief, this is where you belong.

Join our team of nearly 6,000 associates across 40 different locations worldwide and start your future today.

Self directed with minimal management oversight. Responsible for execution of operational audits, consulting engagements, and other projects as needed to ensure teams are in compliance with Regulatory requirements, department and corporate policies and procedures. Determine audit steps in collaboration with the Manager, review and evaluate current processes and procedures for efficiencies and effectiveness for changes in test plans, document work papers, and evaluate, communicate and draft audit findings and recommendations

Responsibilities & Essential Functions

  • Assist in the design and scope of the audit program and testing steps.

  • Perform inquiry, observation, and testing, utilizing experience and professional skepticism.

  • Document work papers in a clear and concise manner and in accordance with departmental standards.

  • Conclude on testing results based on current processes and procedures.

  • Coordinate with management to determine appropriate recommended actions.

  • Draft audit findings and recommendations in a clear and concise manner and in accordance with departmental standards.

  • Works on multiple and complex issues where analysis of data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors.

  • Analyze reporting to highlight trends and anomalies warranting further detail review.

  • Identifying what is different and anticipating the Department s next steps to mitigate future issues.

  • Research the anomalies and create solutions to improve processes, automate specific tasks, and enhance control reporting.

  • Takes a broader perspective to identify innovative solutions for functional area.

  • Sought out as a resource for others.

  • Offer suggestions, develops training material, and shares job knowledge as needed.

  • Networks with key contacts outside own functional area.

Education

  • 2-4 year degree strongly preferred or equivalent industry experience

Registrations

  • FINRA 6 permitted, but not required. Corporate-established timelines apply to permitted registrations.
  • FINRA fingerprinting required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2-3+ years of audit or equivalent experience in audit preferred

  • Has wide ranging experience, uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative way

  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Comprehensive knowledge of the business, the internal record keeping system and products/services will be required

  • Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

  • Able to multi-task, prioritize, and problem-solve effectively

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Strong customer service skills, along with excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

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Quality Assurance & Audit Specialist

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