Team Leader, Internal Audit

Conexus, Cornerstone, Innovation Credit Unions

Conexus, Cornerstone and Innovation Credit Unions have built an integrated Internal Audit team.   Our credit unions are committed to helping our members reach their financial goals by reinvesting profits into our members, our communities and our people.  We are looking for someone who can act as a trusted advisor through the direct provision of all Internal Audit services, the provision of leadership, guidance, specialized expertise, and knowledge consistent with the strategies and priorities of the Internal Audit department and our credit unions as a whole.

The Position:  Reporting to the VP, Internal Audit the CUs inSync partners of Conexus, Innovation and Cornerstone Credit Unions are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team. The Team Leader, Internal Audit is responsible to implement and coordinate independent, objective assurance and consulting activities designed to add value and improve an organization’s operations.   Key to this position is recruiting, developing, coaching, empowering, and leading a team of Audit Analysts to conduct internal audit processes, in accordance with the The Institute of Internal Auditors’ Mandatory Guidance, Core Principles, Code of Ethics and the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing (Standards). These audit processes are designed to bring a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, governance processes.

Visit the CAREERS page or our website to learn more about this position and to apply.  Only those applications received through our job board will be considered.

Manager, Examinations (IT security focus)

The Deposit Guarantee Corporation of Manitoba (DGCM) guarantees 100% of deposits held at Manitoba credit unions and the caisse (cu/caisse). As the regulator for Manitoba cu/caisse, DGCM ensures every cu/caisse operates under sound business practices.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team of professionals.

Reporting to the Director, Examinations, the Manager, Examinations assesses that each cu/caisse operates under sound business practices; identifies areas of risk; and promotes recommendations for improvement.

This position is responsible for leading/participating as a team member in examinations; preparing examination reports; and presenting the results to cu/caisse Boards and management. Experience and keen interest in Information Technology (IT) security and its application in a cu/caisse environment is required to complement a multi-disciplinary Examinations team.

Selection Criteria:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including presentation skills
  • Experience with IT governance, IT security, and outsourcing
  • Strong knowledge of sound corporate governance, risk management practices, and financial principles
  • Familiarity with enterprise risk management, internal audit, and compliance
  • Self-motivated with excellent analytical, problem solving, and organizational skills
  • Post-secondary degree in a related area(s)
  • 5 years minimum related experience
  • Fluency in French would be considered an asset, but is not required

To attract, motivate, and retain qualified people; DGCM offers a competitive benefit and compensation package, and are committed to work/life balance.

This is a great opportunity for a candidate with the right blend of experience, aptitude, and interest. Some travel within Manitoba is required.

Please send your resume with cover letter by Tuesday, May 25, 2021 to

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Associate Manager, Internal Audit

SaskCentral is owned by Saskatchewan credit unions to serve and represent their collective interests. We add value through the sound investment of credit union funds on deposit, as well as providing a wide range of products and services to maintain credit union leadership in the marketplace.    

We are looking for an experienced professional to support delivery of the Internal Audit program to meet the needs of credit unions while providing profitability and sustainability to SaskCentral.

The Job:
Reporting to the Manager, Internal Audit, you will manage internal audit activities, determine the nature of audit engagements, support engagement planning, review working papers and issue final reports. You will present audit findings to multiple stakeholders, including credit union executives, boards of directors and audit committees. You will support a group of management consultants and liaise with credit unions to ensure their audit issues are resolved and their needs are met. As a seasoned professional, you will build and maintain strong relationships with regulators, external auditors, clients and stakeholders. You will also ensure best practices are met by maintaining knowledge of changes in the financial services sector and regulatory and compliance environment. This position requires flexibility and travel.

The Candidate:
You will have a degree in business administration coupled with an understanding of internal audit standards and best practices and 2 to 3 years’ experience in the internal audit field. A professional accounting designation or Certified Internal Auditor designation would be an asset. You will understand the legislative and compliance environment of credit unions and the overall financial services sector. An understanding of sound lending practices and anti-money laundering legislation would be beneficial. Strong written communication and facilitation skills are required to be successful in this role. Relationship management, analytical and strategic thinking skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and prioritize are also required. You will be able to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment with multiple stakeholders, and will exercise sound judgment while providing recommendations and solutions.

Please include in your cover letter examples of how you meet the qualifications for this position. Interested applicants should submit a resume in confidence by May 5. 

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please be advised that SaskCentral will be using virtual methods to connect with candidates and conduct interviews during the recruitment process. 

Our employees tell us SaskCentral is a great place to work. It’s more than the competitive salaries and excellent benefits we offer. We believe you can have a challenging, rewarding career and work life balance, too. We value and support workplace diversity.

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