Manager of Internal Controls

Manager of Internal Controls

Position Description

Position Specific Description


Job Overview
The Internal Controls Manager is responsible for overseeing the company's Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance program and internal controls that are determined by the markets we serve.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Planning and managing all activities related to annual SOX compliance assessments, including documentation of key controls, risk assessments, testing plans, control testing, and remediation of deficiencies.
  • Developing and maintaining a system of internal controls framework in alignment with SOX requirements and guidance from the PCAOB, SEC, and COSO.
  • Coordinating with internal audit, external audit partners, IT, finance, and operational teams to test and monitor the effectiveness of controls.
  • Identifying opportunities to streamline the SOX compliance process and improve efficiencies. Implementing process improvements.
  • Monitoring regulatory developments and updating compliance programs as needed to reflect changes in SOX and related internal control requirements.
  • Developing and delivering training to process owners on SOX compliance and their responsibilities related to maintaining internal controls.
  • Preparing SOX reporting documentation, including management certifications and test results for audit committee and executive management review.
  • Managing the SOX team and outside consultants to execute compliance testing and reporting activities


Job Overview

The leader in this role performs and coordinates activities related to internal and external audits of Company or business unit functional areas to ensure compliance with enforceable standards.


Job Duties

  • Assists business units in the preparation and submittal of documents required for compliance and related legal proceedings           
  • Interacts with compliance teams, regulatory groups and other company personnel to build relationships, address compliance issues, develop advocacy plans and resolve problems 
  • Analyzes and communicates the impact of key regulatory issues related to strategic business goals and potential market impact           
  • Monitors standard approval process at the applicable level and participates in workshop panels and submits comments as required          
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree            
  • Experience: 8+ years         
  • Leadership Experience: 2+ years


  • Competitive Salary
  • 401k match
  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and legal insurance
  • Access to multiple offices around the US (Austin, TX, San Francisco, CA, & Juno Beach, FL)
  • EAP and mental health assistance
  • Discount plans through the NextEra Employee portal
  • Health and wellbeing services
  • Education assistance program
  • Adoption assistance
  • Work from home tech setup

Where permitted by applicable law, EverBright requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.

EverBright is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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