Financial Auditor


Date: Jan 5, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co


When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values development, career growth, collaboration, innovation, and diversity & inclusion. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. Through various resources and programs, you can grow your career while developing personally and professionally.




Financial Auditor - Senior Associate

The Financial Auditor - Senior Associate will assist with various phases of financial and operational audits in the Company's Home Office, field offices, and subsidiaries in the U.S. and international locations.  However, this role will specialize primarily in accounting and financial reporting audits.


Role Responsibilities

  • Assist with the planning of the audit, including meeting notes and requests
  • Attend meetings with clients to gain an understanding of their business processes and related risks and controls
  • Document the risks and controls in flowcharts and narratives
  • Design audit tests to evaluate controls over key risks and/or financial statement balances
  • Document any observations and issues that arise from those audit tests, and follow-up with the client
  • Coach junior associates on audit assignments
  • Document all audit work in automated work papers



  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Accounting or Finance, with a minimum of three to five years of experience in an accounting/financial reporting or auditing role
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, and good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • Self-starter and analytical, ability to work independently
  • Strong collaborator and team player
  • Willing to travel (approximately 10% - 20% domestic and international travel in addition to occasional travel to offices in the tri-state area)
  • CPA or CIA candidates preferred


Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by our Foundation. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 85314




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