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Principal Auditor - Model Risk

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Job ID 5571034
Job Description

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Internal Audit is a provider of independent, objective assurance services delivered through a highly competent and diverse team. As a business partner, Audit helps the company accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.

The Corporate Risk and Capital Management (CRCM) audit team is comprised of Operational Risk, Compliance Risk, Enterprise Risk, Credit Risk, Market Risk, Model Risk, Capital Adequacy, Basel, and Capital Regulatory Reporting teams is seeking talented, experienced professionals.

This position resides on the Model Risk Audit Team which focuses on oversight of model risk management and compliance with supervisory guidance and internal policy. The team provides advice and offer credible challenge to business partners regarding the effectiveness of the control environment, business trends, issues, and operating and regulatory environment changes related to the development, validation, ongoing monitoring and use of models.  

Specific Duties:

  • Performs auditor-in-charge and supervisory role for the most complex assigned audits within one or more segments of the Audit Plan.
  • Leads timely planning and execution of an assigned audit project.
  • Manages projects ranging in size and complexity based upon level of experience.
  • Provides timely reviews and feedback of audit work to audit staff.
  • Ensures documentation and reporting are ready for review by managers and senior managers.
  • Develops and maintains strong business relationships within Audit and with teams across the enterprise.
  • Ensures audit programs and testing are risk-based, and executed according to Audit policies and guidance.

Base salary range for this role is:

CO-Denver:  Min: $80,500 Mid: $115,000 Max: $149,500



Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following audit or risk functions: covering risk identification, mitigation and management (includes audit, legal, operational risk, compliance risk, credit risk, market risk, technology risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for risk.) demonstrated through work or military experience



Desired Qualifications

  • Experience at a financial institution or accounting firm
  • A BS/BA degree or higher
  • Solid knowledge and understanding of audit or risk methodologies and supporting tools
  • Certification in one or more of the following: CPA, CAMS, CRCM, CIA, CISA or Commissioned Bank Examiner designation
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and across all organizational levels, where flexibility, collaboration, and adaptability are important
  • Ability to execute in a fast paced, high demand, environment while balancing multiple priorities
  • Solid problem solving skills
  • Good analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy



Other Desired Qualifications
  • Experience leading and providing feedback to staff on audit projects or engagements. Similar to Auditor in Charge responsibilities. Experience in risk and control identification/assessment
  • Issue validation and remediation experience
  • Model and model risk understanding and experience
  • Knowledge and experience in capital markets, stress testing, credit risk, market risk, counterparty credit risk, liquidity risk, operational risk, treasury, capital management, BASEL, balance sheet or interest rate and trading


Job Expectations

  • Ability to travel up to 10% of the time



Salary Information

The salary range displayed below is based on a Full-time 40 hour a week schedule.

NC-Charlotte: Min: $80,500 Mid: $115,000
MN-Minneapolis: Min: $80,500 Mid: $115,000
IA-West Des Moines: Min: $80,500 Mid: $115,000
CO-Denver: Min: $80,500 Mid: $115,000
NC-Charlotte: Min: $80,500 Mid: $115,000



Disclaimer


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.



Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.



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