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Director of Internal Audit



Seattle, WA, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024

Job Description:

Remitly's vision is to transform lives with trusted financial services that transcend borders. Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to people who send money around the world. Today, we are reimagining global financial services and building products that extend beyond traditional barriers to give customers access to more of the services they need, no matter where they call home. Join over 2,700 employees worldwide who are growing their careers with purpose and connection with our customers while having a positive impact on millions of people around the globe.

About the Role:

We are looking for an accomplished and experienced Director of Internal Audit to help establish and lead a high-performing audit team. Reporting to the VP of Internal Audit, you will oversee internal audit teams responsible for global regulatory compliance audits, financial audits, operational audits, SOX testing, and consulting engagements. As the Director of Internal Audit, you will help develop the department's processes and methodologies to align with professional standards, regulatory expectations, and best practices. You will closely collaborate and partner with leaders across the company. This role is a hybrid role, based in Seattle, WA.

You Will:

  • Mature and build a comprehensive internal audit plan and related reporting and monitoring that is responsive to the regulatory, financial, and operational risks of the company.
  • Drive process improvements to build a culture of continuous improvement and accountability within the department. Incorporate leading practices related to risk assessment, audit process development, use of automated audit tools, and data analytics.
  • Understand and stay up to date with global regulatory requirements that pertain to the company. Build audit and reporting processes that satisfy the requirements of multiple regulators.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of audit experience
  • Led SOX testing, performed internal audit risk assessments, led regulatory compliance, financial, and operation audit projects
  • Hands-on experience with regulators and meeting the expectations of regulatory examinations in an FinTech environment

Compensation Details. The starting base salary range for this position is typically $160,000 - 200,000. In the U.S., Remitly employees are shareholders in our Company and equity is part of our total compensation plan. Your recruiter can share more information about medical benefits offered, as well as other financial benefits and total compensation components offered with this role.


Our Benefits:

  • Flexible paid time off
  • Health, dental, and vision benefits + 401k plan with company matching
  • Paid parental, medical, military and family care leave.
  • Mental Health & Family Forming Benefits
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP)
  • Continuing education and corridor travel benefits

We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.

Remitly is an E-Verify Employer

Remitly is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.