Senior Auditor Senior Auditor …

Federal Reserve Bank Dallas
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Federal Reserve Bank Dallas
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Senior Auditor
Senior Auditor / Auditor

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas believes in the diversity of our people, ideas and experiences, and we are committed to building an inclusive culture that represents the communities we serve.


As part of the nations central bank, the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas is committed to strengthening the economy and our communities. At the Fed, you have the opportunity to become part of an important public service institution whose work touches lives across the globe. Its a big job, and thats why we need talented, results-driven professionals who care about making a difference.


Currently, the Audit department is seeking a self-motivated, versatile Senior Auditor to be located in Dallas, TX. The Senior Auditor contributes to the successful completion of audit engagements for low to high complex business operations. This person serves as auditor-in-charge of operational and/or financial audits of low to high complexity, provides direction to multiple assisting auditors at various levels, executes audit plans, and is responsible for progress and completion. This individual may represent the District or System Audit community on System and/or District initiatives, work groups, competency centers, and knowledge forums.

The Senior Auditor operates in a proactive manner while working under limited supervision. This person maintains expertise in the operations of one or more business functions with low to moderate complexity as a part of the Audit Liaison Program. The successful candidate will consistently exhibit flexibility, professionalism, discretion, honesty and integrity in work at all times.


  • Works collaboratively with Audit management and staff to develop and execute the annual audit plan.

  • Develops, leads, and/or executes audit plans and objectives and monitors projects to ensure adequate audit procedures are employed and work is documented in accordance with the Institute of Internal Auditors International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and departmental procedures.

  • Serves as auditor-in-charge for audits with low to high complexity under general supervision of Audit department management.

  • Assesses overall condition of operations, evaluates risks, and effectively documents and communicates results to all levels of management.

  • Participates on department, District or System workgroups, projects, and initiatives, as well as System audit competency centers and knowledge forums.
  • Performs follow-up on reported observations and documents results.
  • Serves as liaison to one or more business functions of moderate to high complexity.

  • Develops, plans and evaluates internal audit programs for the organization`s accounting and statistical records and the activities of various departments to ensure compliance with the organization`s policies, procedures and standards.
  •  Determines proper accountability of assets and audits accounting records of contract agreements in which the organization is involved.
  • Prepares reports for management on the results of audits, providing recommendations on improvements.
  • Interfaces with and assists outside auditors to expedite their work.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Ensures Accountability Acts with a clear sense of ownership and takes personal responsibility for decisions, actions, and failures.

  • Business Insight Applies knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organizations goals.

  • Communicates Effectively Develops and delivers multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.

  • Decision Quality Makes good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

  • Balances Stakeholders Anticipates and balances the needs of multiple stakeholders.

  • Instills Trust Gains the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity.

  • Customer Focus Builds and delivers solutions that meet customer expectations.

  • Values Differences Seeks to understand different perspectives and cultures


  • Demonstrates an in-depth and expert level knowledge of operational and business concepts, risk assessment practices, and internal controls

  • Ability to develop, maintain, and leverage trusted relationships with Bank management, as well as peers throughout the Federal Reserve System.

  • Demonstrates excellent oral and written communication skills, as well as presentation skills required to deal effectively with all levels of management.

  • Ability to negotiate and resolve disagreements and differences.

  • Demonstrates excellent planning and project management skills. Demonstrates excellent critical thinking skills with experience reviewing and analyzing processes to identify improvement opportunities. Demonstrates strong knowledge of Risk Assessment/Risk Management tools and processes.

  • Ability to apply comprehensive and innovative solutions to solve complex problems with minimal level of guidance and direction, or while working independently.

  • Must be action-oriented and have demonstrated initiative in completing and taking on new assignments.


  • Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance, or other business related field of study
  • CPA, CIA, or other industry recognized professional certification required
  • Five years of relevant professional experience in auditing or a closely related field
  • Applicants who do not meet one or more of the listed requirements will be considered at non-senior level
  • M-F from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; hours may vary due to assignments/attendance; 5% travel may be required.


  • This position may be filled at various levels based on candidate's qualifications as determined by the department.
  • The selected candidate for this position will be required to pass a criminal background check; selected candidates may be required to complete a job related assessment.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


Primary Location: TX-Dallas
Work Locations:
Organization: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Schedule: Full-time
Job Type: Experienced
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time