Putting people first, every day
BDO is a firm built on a foundation of positive relationships with our people and our clients. Each day, we rely on our professionals to provide exceptional service, and help our clients by providing advice and insight they can trust. In turn, we offer an environment that fosters a people-first culture with a high priority on your personal and professional growth.
Our Ottawa office is looking for a Manager, Risk Advisory Services to join the BDO Consulting team and own the following responsibilities:
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
Lead client Risk Advisory initiatives in the areas of Internal Audit, Enterprise Risk Management, Internal Controls Design and Assessment, Program Evaluation and Independent Project Review
Establish strong relationships with clients at all levels of experience and lead business initiatives
Maintain excellent interpersonal relations and demonstrate an ability to work effectively as part of a team
Demonstrate a significant level of self-initiative and autonomy
Demonstrate and apply strong project management skills, inspire teamwork and responsibility with engagement team members, and use current technology and tools to enhance the effectiveness of deliverables and services.
Actively develop business opportunities and create a network of potential client contacts
How do we define success for your role?
You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration
You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; client describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work
You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients
You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent
You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace
You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
Your experience and education
Bachelor's degree in business and/or other related major
Professional designation required or pursuing (CPA, CIA, CISA, CRMA, etc.)
6 – 12 years of professional experience
5+ years of relevant experience in risk management, internal audit, and/or information systems audits
Ability to analyze and synthesize complex data and information
Bilingual in French and English is an asset
Experience in: anticipating and diagnosing problems that arise during projects, building and documenting solutions, drafting effective communications for clients, managing and coordinating projects
Exceptional communication and presentation skills for internal/external purposes
Excellent leadership and teamwork skills
Results-oriented with attention to detail and the ability to be effective in both a hands-on and managerial role
Ability to think strategically and systematically, with strong critical-thinking, problem-solving and analytical skills in order to identify key issues and recommend clearly defined solutions and/or responses
Demonstrate integrity within a professional environment
Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways:
Firm success - We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm.
Professional success - We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets.
Personal success - Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.
Total rewards that matter: We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and flexible time off through vacation, personal, and volunteer days. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.
Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation. If you require accommodation to complete the application process, please contact us.
Ready to make your mark at BDO? Click “Apply now” to send your up-to-date resume to one of our Talent Acquisition Specialists.
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