Manager, Risk and Internal Audit Consulting, Technology Focus - Chicago, Illinois, United States, 60601

Due to Baker Tilly Virchow Krause's continued growth of our Risk and Internal Audit Consulting Practice, we are currently recruiting for a Technology Risk Services Manager. As a member of our Technology Risk Services team, you will provide technology consulting services to many of the region's leading companies and organizations. Our clients span many industries including higher education, manufacturing & distribution, government, financial services, not-for-profit, and other businesses.

Baker Tilly professionals are committed to help clients navigate and manage risks associated with using, deploying and managing information systems. Our services include information technology audits, risk assessments and consulting in the areas of:

IT Consulting

Information Security & Privacy Assessments

System Implementation Support & Project Management

Vulnerability Assessments

Process Improvement/Re-engineering

Incident Response & Investigation

Project Quality Assurance Reviews

IT Audit and Risk Assessments

IT Risk Assessments

Outsourced IT Audit

Co-sourced IT Audit

Sarbanes-Oxley IT Testing

SSAE 16/SOC1, SOC2/3 Exams

Third Party Vendor Audits

IT Compliance









Assume responsibility for all project phases and work directly with clients in accomplishing project objectives.

Deliver exceptional client service in all client interactions and projects.

Communicate effectively, both internally and to clients, including those at an executive level.

Apply insights and knowledge of enterprise IT to enable clients to solve complex business problems.

Manage day-to-day project activities; establish appropriate leverage on project teams and assign/manage project responsibilities to team members.

Provide coaching, mentoring and performance counseling to consultants, clients and project team members.

Balance client, new business development and practice development activities, including active participation in internal projects and operations along with complying with firm standards.

Contribute to the general management of the RIAC Practice and develop and implement a personal plan which sets goals for professional and practice development

Build expertise and share your knowledge of a variety of technologies including cloud computing, mobile devices, Windows, UNIX, firewalls, databases, web-based applications, and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems

Work closely with client executives and management teams to understand their businesses and consult with them regarding risks and controls

Work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with other bright, motivated professionals, and assist with the development of our growing team


Bachelor's Degree in Management/Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Accounting Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related program

5+ year(s) experience in IT or accounting/finance preferred

Experience assessing or performing technology management processes including:

System development life cycle

Change management

Network, database, and operating system administration

Business continuity and disaster recovery planning

Security administration

Excellent analytical, technical and problem solving skills, with strong attention to detail

Exceptional verbal and written communication, collaboration, and time management skills

Ability to adapt to various work environments, industries, and project schedules

Ability to work effectively in a team environment with all levels of personnel

Ability to travel up to 50%

CISA, CISSP, CISM, CIPP, CIA, or CPA certifications preferred