Audit Project Manager

finance & treasury business & economic development
Posted On: Feb 22, 2019
Closing Date: Mar 15, 2019
Vaughan Employment
We have an exciting Full Time Non-Unionized opportunity in the
Internal Audit Department for an experienced and motivated individual
Audit Project Manager
(JOB # J0219-0747)
As one of Southern Ontario’s fastest growing cities, with its mix of urban and rural areas, Vaughan is an in-demand place to live and work. Vaughan is considered one of Canada’s most family friendly cities with a dynamic and diverse population of over 300,000. With one of the top performing economies, a growing tourism industry and an enviable portfolio of recreational and cultural venues, this is the place where you want to be.
Under general direction of the Director, Internal Audit performs internal audit assurance and advisory engagements for the City of Vaughan. This includes initiating, leading and conducting, risk based audits, operational effectiveness reviews, audits of compliance with applicable legislation, regulations, by-laws, City policies and procedures and working with management to develop effective and efficient risk mitigation strategies. Engagements are to be conducted in accordance with the Internal Audit Charter and recognized Internal Audit Professional Practices and codes of professional conduct. Ability to work independently and objectively when conducting complex audit engagements, preparing reports and advising on appropriate management action plans. When required, supports the Director in the planning, coordinating and management of audit staff and third party consultants.
Qualifications and experience:
  • University Degree, with a Professional Accounting Designation, Chartered Professional Accountant CPA, or designation as an audit professional (for example, CIA, CGAP, CRMA, CISA) or suitable equivalents such as an MBA, MPA or other business/public sector related education.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in performing broad scope assurance, advisory engagements or special risk management related projects. Public sector internal audit experience is desirable.
  • Exceptional organizational, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to deal courteously and effectively with all levels of staff, management and members of council, and build consensus.
  • Strong project management, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Knowledge of, or demonstrated ability in, the City’s core competencies.
  • Computer proficient in MS Office Suite and audit applications. Experience with data analytics applications, such as ACL, is desirable.


In addition to offering a competitive compensation package, we have a strong focus on health and wellness, including fitness facilities and family-focused benefits.


If you are an energetic person who is interested in bringing your knowledge and passion to the City of Vaughan, please click here to apply online by Friday March 15, 2019.


Please note that only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


The City of Vaughan is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and
welcomes applications from qualified individuals of diverse backgrounds. The City of
Vaughan is also committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities.
If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.
Applicant information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 (S.O. 2001,c.25) and will be used to determine qualifications for employment with The Corporation of the City of Vaughan. Questions about this collection should be directed to the Office of the Chief Human Resources Officer, 2141 Major Mackenzie Drive, Vaughan, ON, L6A 1T1, (905) 832-8585