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Pacific Life Insurance Company

Internal Audit Manager

Pacific Life Insurance Company - Newport Coast, CA

Recruiter Pacific Life

Location Newport Coast

Newport Coast

United States

Salary Competitive

Posted 26 Jun 2018

Closes 18 Jul 2018

Job role Audit

Sector Financial services and consulting

Contract type Permanent

Hours Full time

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Job Description:

We are seeking a talented Internal Audit Manager to join the Professional Practices Group of the Internal Audit department in Newport Beach, CA. The Professional Practices Group supports a global Internal Audit function by operationalizing strategic department initiatives. The position will also perform monitoring and reporting to help improve the Internal Audit functions ability to be a valued and trusted advisor to management while fulfilling its mandate of providing reasonable assurance.


As a manager in the Internal Audit Professional Practices Group, you will have the opportunity to challenge current practice, provide fresh perspectives and insights, assess effectiveness of existing tools, and identify areas for improvement. This role also offers the opportunity to lead and participate in strategic projects that will help shape the role of the Internal Audit function in the coming years.

Specifically, you will:

Lead and/or assist in various initiatives for process improvements related to audit methodology, department training, audit tool selection and implementation, data analytics, etc.

Lead and/or assist in other special investigations

Develop and interpret periodic metrics and reports used to inform the direction of the department as well as inform department stakeholders (Senior Management, Audit Committee, etc.) regarding the progress of the audit plan

Monitor regulatory requirements and reporting for internal audit activities globally

Perform quality assurance reviews for conformance with IIA and department standards and provide constructive feedback to improve audit activities

Help solicit feedback from Senior Management throughout the organization regarding the performance of the Internal Audit function

Collaborate with other risk functions (2nd line of defense) in carrying out internal audit activities

Update and maintain department documentation as needed including the global enterprise - wide risk assessment, audit plan, audit manual, etc.


Bachelors Degree, preferably in Accounting or Finance

Professional certification required (CIA and/or CPA, CIA preferred)

5 - 7 years of progressive internal audit experience (no insurance or financial services industry experience required)

Prior exposure to all major elements of Internal Audit practice (audit planning and execution, annual risk assessment, audit plan development, department reporting, issue follow - up, etc.)

Knowledge of IIA auditing standards and guidance

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability work effectively with associates at all levels within the organization

Ability to influence without authority

Ability to learn, adapt, multi - task and adjust quickly in a dynamic environment

Intermediate to advanced skills in working with Microsoft Office Suite and the aptitude to learn other tools (e.g., Microsoft Point)

Prior experience with GRC or other audit management tools is a plus

Familiarity with Six Sigma process improvement methodology a plus

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About Pacific Life:

Celebrating 150 years of service in 2018, Pacific Life offers life insurance, annuities, and mutual funds, along with a variety of investment products and services, all of which provide The Power to Help You Succeed. We firmly believe each employee plays a part in our continued growth and success, and we pride ourselves in providing a work environment that is challenging, inclusive, collaborative, and results - oriented. With a powerful past and a strong future, Pacific Life offers an environment where youre empowered to achieve your personal best. In return, we look to your passion and insight to help us grow. For additional company information, including current financial strength ratings, visit . To explore the heritage of Pacific Life and learn more about our history, visit .


CA - Newport Beach

Full Time / Part Time:

full time


Join the Pacific Life team and watch your career grow! We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes:

Competitive salary and bonus program

Medical, dental, and vision as part our commitment in investing in the health and wellbeing of our employees

Two retirement savings plans: 401k savings plan with company match and Company Retirement Contribution (company - paid)

Generous vacation time and holiday pay

And much more!

EEO Statement:

Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at Pacific Life Insurance Company.

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Pacific Life Insurance Company


Internal Audit Manager Pacific Life Insurance Company - Newport Coast, CA, United States


Location: Newport Coast, CA

Company Profile:
For more than 146 years, Pacific Life has been helping to protect individuals and families from financial risks that can affect their investments, retirement savings, and businesses. Pacific Life offers life insurance, annuities, and mutual funds, with a variety of investment products and services, all of which provide. . .The Power to Help You Succeed. A Mutual Holding Company Pacific Life Insurance Company’s organization is relatively unique as we are part of a mutual holding company structure: Policy and contract owners are members of the company. We are not a publicly traded company; therefore, we are not driven by stock price when making decisions. As a result, we can make decisions that benefit our customers and the long-term strength of the company. Our structure allows us to develop innovative products that evolve with the needs of the families and businesses we serve. Our support goes beyond just product innovation; we select businesses and markets that we understand well, can excel in, and provide value to our customers. Consistent Performance Focused on quality assets and capital growth, Pacific Life continues to be financially strong. Our investment portfolio historically produces consistent results while maintaining low exposure to non-investment-grade securities and other high-risk assets. Pacific Life maintains strong financial strength ratings from all major ratings agencies.