State Street Audit Manager (m/f) Financial Services in Frankfurt, Germany

Welcome to State Street


What We Do

From our position at the very centre of the global financial system, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. Our systems help them to invest in a broad range of securities across open markets, execute their investment strategy and account for their trades.

We first opened our doors in Europe in 1970 with an office in Munich and expanded our footprint into Frankfurt in 2003. Today, our services in Germany span the investment spectrum, including investment servicing, investment research and trading, and investment management.

Who We Are

  • We’re more than 30,000 people in 30 countries. We’re united by a common purpose: to help our institutional investor clients more effectively invest the world’s savings.
  • We keep our clients at the heart of everything we do. Our smart, engaged employees are essential to our client service and continued success.
  • Our strength comes from within. With the vision of our people, we’re managing and leading change as the global financial services industry evolves.
  • We’re committed to helping every employee feel valued so they can meet their full potential. It’s part of our inclusion, development and corporate social responsibility commitment.


We’re looking for motivated people who share our ambition to improve the efficiency of the world’s financial system, interested in working in an environment that emphasises teamwork and integrity. We give our employees the tools to balance their professional and personal life, including paid volunteer days and access to employee networks so they can stay connected to what matters to them.

Whether you’re focused on quality assurance or working across business divisions, starting your career with State Street will build your own future as you help shape the future of financial services.


For the Internal Auditdepartment in our companyState Street Bank International GmbHin Frankfurtwe are looking for an Audit Manager (m/f) – Job ID 144705*.*See major responsibilities and required skillset below.

Major responsibilities:

  • Participating, often as a team leader, in audits of our Asset Servicing / Custody Business (Global Services)/Back-Office Insourcing which include custody, fund administration and depotbank

  • Participating in audits of other aspects of our business in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and contributing to the division’s activities more broadly

  • Successfully planning, executing and completing audits according to a risk-based approach, recommending internal control improvements that may include operational enhancements or efficiencies, and preparing audit reports

  • Demonstrating knowledge of financial and operational internal control methodologies and terminologies (e.g. COSO)

  • Maintaining a current knowledge of audit industry practices and always consider best practices

  • Reporting to the Head of Internal Audit of State Street Bank GmbH

Education, Experience and Skills:

  • Successfully completed Bachelor and/or Master degree in Accounting, Finance and/or Business Administration; a CPA/CIA is beneficial

  • Audit experience in either public accounting or internal audit and relevant financial services industry experience, including a strong understanding of the regulatory environment

  • Fluency in English and German

  • Willingness to travel up to 40% annually, mostly in Europe

  • High degree of professionalism, proficient organizational, analytical and project management skills

  • Ability to manage complexity, to effectively prioritize multiple tasks and work independently in non-routine situations

  • Strong leadership skills, coaching and developing staff through timely meaningful feedback

  • Effective communication and coordination with business management at all levels; having excellent written, verbal, interpersonal and presentation skills



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Job Title: Audit Manager (m/f) Financial Services

Job ID: 144705

Full/Part Time: Full FTE

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Location: Germany - Frankfurt