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Auditor - Global Finance

Date Posted: Sep 30, 2021

Location: Tampa, FL, US, 33647 Bridgewater, NJ, US, 8807 Warwick, RI, US, 2886 Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Role Value Proposition:
At MetLife, we seek to make a meaningful impact in the lives of our customers and our communities. This role is part of Global Finance within MetLife’s Internal Audit Department. Internal Audit (IA) is an independent global organization that plays an important role in partnering with the business to ensure that management anticipates, recognizes, and appropriately manages risks. We protect MetLife and our stakeholders through meaningful independent assurance and advice, while advocating for risk management and internal controls.


We’re looking for a qualified candidate that’s excited to be part of a dynamic and highly collaborative team. Someone that is comfortable sharing their ideas and is passionate about building client relationships and delivering high quality impactful results to stakeholders. 


The Auditor - Global Finance will participate in audit assignments to ensure that all business risks are anticipated, identified, recognized, and appropriately managed in alignment with the departmental audit plan and initiatives. Audit reviews may be conducted in specialized areas, such as IT, insurance, financial products and services, requiring specific knowledge pertaining to policies or regulations governing areas being audited.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in audit and Sarbanes-Oxley work in accordance with department methodology to assess the soundness, adequacy, compliance, and cost-effectiveness of the enterprise's operational, financial, and information systems' controls.
  • Perform audit and Sarbanes-Oxley testing and document findings in the audit system.
  • Prepare audit deliverables that meet departmental and professional standards of quality.
  • Develop experience and auditing skills to cover a broad range of risks, including business, technology and data.

Project Management

  • Support the auditor-in-charge in tracking and validating closure of internal audit issues.

Relationship Management

  • Work with external audit teams, consultants, and regulators as needed.
  • Communicate timely and appropriately with identified stakeholders within Internal Audit and business management.
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with fellow auditors and auditees, sustaining ongoing relationships with key business contacts. 


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills: 


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including listening and interviewing skills.
  • Strong analytical, deductive, and problem-solving skills.
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.
  • Curious and inquisitive individual that applies professional skepticism.
  • Proactive and continuous learner.



  • Bachelor’s degree with preference for major in business, information technology or accounting.
  • 1 to 2 years of audit experience.
  • Knowledge of IT audit.
  • Knowledge of Investments and / or Finance.
  • Working towards CIA, CPA, or CISA designation. 
  • Basic knowledge of IT general and application control concepts.
  • Data analytics coursework and/or experience, including knowledge of Alteryx, Power BI, ACL, Tableau, etc.


Business Category
Internal Audit


Number of Openings


At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.


MetLife, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, is one of the world’s leading financial services companies, providing insurance, annuities, employee benefits and asset management to help its individual and institutional customers navigate their changing world. Founded in 1868, MetLife has operations in more than 40 countries and holds leading market positions in the United States, Japan, Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.


We are one of the largest institutional investors in the U.S. with $642.4 billion of total assets under management as of March 31, 2021. We are ranked #46 on the Fortune 500 list for 2021. In 2020, we were named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for the fifth year in a row. DJSI is a global index to track the leading sustainability-driven companies. We are proud to have been named to Fortune magazine's 2021 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies." 


MetLife is committed to building a purpose-driven and inclusive culture that energizes our people. Our employees work every day to help build a more confident future for people around the world.  Visit us at to learn more about our brand, history, and values. 


We want to make it simple for all interested and qualified candidates to apply for employment opportunities with MetLife.  If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to or call our Employee Relations Department at 1-877-843-3711.


MetLife is a proud Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to attracting, retaining, and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at MetLife without regards to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.


Requisition #: 119011


Nearest Major Market: Tampa