We are looking for and Internal Audit Manager to join the Credit Risk team of Group Internal Audit.
It’s an exciting time for you to join us. We’re a changing company with big ambitions and together we’ll create the future of banking. This is an opportunity for you to support Nordea in building a stronger risk management culture.
Working with us, you will play a part in building a better bank that fulfils a meaningful role in society. We aim to help our 11 million customers around the world improve their lives and reach their goals. To do that, meeting our customers’ changing needs and offering them the best possible service is central to everything we do. Interested in coming on the journey with us?
The Group Internal Audit (GIA) is an independent unit, commissioned by the Nordea Board. As Internal Audit Manager, you will contribute to the execution of GIA's strategy. Your main role in the Credit Risk team will be to perform audits to assess Nordea’s governance, risk management and control processes within the credit area in Nordea, and to contribute to the delivery of GIA’s project portfolio.
What you’ll be doing:
Plan and execute audit projects and follow up on previous audit findings, in accordance with GIA's methodology and KPIs, as a project leader or a project team member
Build and maintain a network of relevant stakeholders within Nordea
Support in ad-hoc tasks, e.g. the update of the risk assessment and annual audit plan, and share knowledge within your area of responsibility in GIA
Clarify expectations, follow up and provide coaching and feedback to other team members
Work with GIA colleagues across teams and countries in a truly global network
The role is preferably based in Copenhagen or Helsinki where most of our team’s stakeholders work. However, Oslo and Stockholm are other potential locations. You will be reporting to the Head of Audit, Credit Risk. The role will not entail responsibility for managing staff.
Who are you
Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the four key values that guide us in being at our best. We imagine that you enjoy learning and are excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re dependable, willing to speak up – even when it’s difficult – and committed to empowering others.
To make an impact as Internal Audit Manager, you are a flexible team player who is able to work both independently and in cooperation with others, with the drive to achieve high quality deliveries. You have attention to detail and the ability to adapt to the audit documentation and methodological requirements. You have an analytical and structured way of working and you apply sound judgment in your work.
Your profile and background:
A minimum of 5 years of experience in working with controls, audit and/or credit risk management within banking (e.g. ratings, credit decisions, impairments, risk monitoring, relevant regulations)
Bachelor's or Master's degree in a relevant area (e.g. accounting, finance or business)
Excellent collaborative skills and strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with senior professionals
Experience for working with the Big 4 companies is seen as an advantage
CIA certification or similar, or willingness to attain one