Internal Audit Director

May 25 2018
HawaiiUSA Federal Credit Union |Honolulu|Full Time
Job Description

We are currently seeking an experienced, forward-thinking Internal Audit Director to lead our Internal Audit team. The Internal Audit Director, under the direction of HawaiiUSA’s Supervisory Committee of the Board of Directors’ and administratively reporting to the President & Chief Executive Officer, will take full responsibility for the Internal Audit activity.  The Internal Audit director will plan and execute the risk-based internal audit plan.  The Internal Audit Director should demonstrate leadership capabilities in providing guidance to Internal Auditors and consult with Managers.  The Internal Audit Director will ensure that audits and other special projects are conducted in compliance with the Institute of Internal Auditors (“IIA”) Professional Standards while maintaining department independence and objectivity and professional staff.
The ideal candidate will have:


  • Undergraduate degree in accounting or finance.
  • External/Internal auditing experience or mix of accounting, auditing and financial analysis experience.
  • Combined 7-10 years of auditing or audit related work experience or a combination of audit experience and Internal Audit management.
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills with the ability to build solid partnerships with all levels of employees
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to develop and mentor an audit team or department. 
  • Solid understanding of The Institute of Internal Auditors International Professional Practices Framework, accounting and finance principles.
  • Strong knowledge of overall business processes and the financial/operational risks associated in a financial services environment.
  • One or more of the following professional certifications: CPA, CIA, CMA, CFE, or CFA.
  • Working experience with computer assisted audit tools (“CAATs”) preferred.