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Senior Auditor

Date Posted: Dec 25, 2021

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

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 U.S. Business within MetLife’s Internal Audit Department.  Internal Audit serves as the 3rd line of defense to provide assurance that MetLife’s internal controls are both designed and operating effectively.  Internal Audit provides value to management through both its assurance and consulting activities.


Key Responsibilities:  

  • Conducts audits to assess the soundness, adequacy, compliance, and cost-effectiveness of the enterprise operational, financial, and information systems' controls. 
  • Prepares audit reports on control issues and other findings to senior management. 
  • May assist clients in developing action plans to resolve audit issues; may assist audit management in communicating findings to business clients; performs remediation testing for the purpose of closing open audit issues; maintains a positive working relationship with auditees and team members; maintains an ongoing relationship with key business contacts. 
  • Performs Sarbanes-Oxley (“SOX”) testing including conducting process walkthroughs and re-performance of key controls to ensure that controls are properly designed and operating effectively. 
  • Properly documents SOX test results. 
  • Responsible for assisting the External Auditors with substantive testing and documentation of test results. 


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • 3-5 years of auditing experience, preferably with one of the Big Four public accounting firms.
  • Possess intermediate-level understanding of Generally Accepted Audit Standards, IIA standards, accounting and auditing sampling and testing methodologies, Sarbanes-Oxley requirements, risk management, and SEC and statutory reporting, and the financial services industry. 
  • Possess strong written and verbal communication skills.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
  • MACC / MBA degree
  • CPA / CIA
  • Knowledge of Investment Accounting 


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 #: 118993


Nearest Major Market: Raleigh