Share this Job
Apply now »

Senior Auditor / Audit Manager IT 80 - 100%


Are you looking for an exciting job opportunity in Internal Audit?

In Zurich Group Audit you will be part of a professional Internal Audit department rated as one of the top 10% in our peer group.


Group Audit works as a global integrated team, with a one-global-team mindset across the 19 countries where our teams are located. Our mandate is to protect Zurich and its Customers by providing assurance to the Zurich Boards of Directors and Audit Committees as well as to the Group CEO and Senior Management. We are an Audit team that promotes and supports personal growth, innovation and creative thinking by operating as a passionate, united, innovative and high-performing team.


We are looking for a Senior Auditor / IT Audit Manager to join our Audit team based in Zurich. As part of the Switzerland Audit team, you will play a key role in driving sustained improvements in the business, shaping and focusing the audits towards the identified risks, executing the audit testing and delivering valuable insights to our business partners and senior management. You will get the opportunity to deepen your knowledge in Insurance operations and to contribute to sustained improvements at all levels within the Zurich organization.



What you will do


  • You will develop own business and IT acumen and continuous understanding of developments and emerging risks
  • You will own the end to end and delivery of multiple Audit projects (local and/or global audits), leading and coaching your team, providing the right guidance, support and quality review of outcomes in line with the Internal Audit methodologies
  • You will assist the Portfolio Manager in planning and determining the audit scope for relevant audits within the Zurich Operations and Information technology space, focusing on what matters most
  • You will plan and execute Data Analytics testing along the audit cycle in coordination with Data Scientists and Subject Matter Experts
  • You will support the syndication of the Audit observations along the project and establish regular communication and interaction with key senior stakeholders



What you bring


  • Bachelor or Master degree in Information Technology (or a similar degree), and preferably a Certified Internal System Auditor (CISA) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification
  • Minimum 6 years’ of audit experience in the area of Information Technology, preferably in the insurance and/or financial services industry
  • Comprehensive knowledge of IT audit methodologies and techniques, as well as a solid understanding of risk and control concepts, including commonly used internal control frameworks, awareness of key regulatory requirements and market best practices
  • Fluent written and spoken German and English are a requirement



Your contact


Talent Acquisition Consultant: Sven Endruscheit (+41 44 628 50 00)



Additional Information


Full time and part time: 80-100%

Work location: Zurich, Oerlikon

Hybrid work: up to 50% possible


We look forward to receiving your online application - even without a cover letter.

You are welcome to convince us of your motivation in a personal meeting.



Who we are


Zurich is a strong brand - more than 1.4 million Swiss customers place their trust in our products and services.  Our 53,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 210 countries and territories to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer our employees flexible working models and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.


At Zurich, we foster a culture of diversity and inclusion. Our purpose and values are designed to protect, inspire confidence and help our employees reach their full potential. We value and defend what is right and promote opportunities for equity among our professionals, regardless of gender, disability, LGBTQ +, race, ethnicity, generations, belief, etc.  Our talent acquisition and hiring processes respect this commitment daily. Join Zurich and be part of this culture.



Information for recruitment agencies


Zurich accepts no applications from recruitment agencies for this position. We therefore request that recruitment agencies do not submit any candidate documents neither via our employees nor through our online career portal. We refuse any responsibility for unsolicited applications as well as any associated fees. Thank you for your understanding.


Apply now »