Overcoming the Challenges of Audit Reporting in a Multinational Corporation
Overcoming the Challenges of Audit Reporting in a Multinational Corporation - 1 CPE
In today’s interconnected world,
multinational organizations must remember that one country’s way of
performing audits is not the ONLY way. Internal audit teams, with
members outside of the U.S., are challenged to report results to
multiple regulators and process data in and from multiple countries.
Discover the steps the Nasdaq audit team takes to manage this harnessing
the power of technology and effectively applying data analytics to
their audit process.
KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
1. Maximizing analytics to gather data, ensure evidence is available and satisfy regulators
2. Learn a process that ensures regional and local regulatory requirements are addressed for international engagements
3. Develop an audit plan for multi-country board reporting
4. Overcome cultural differences to make sure the audit message is consistent across the whole organization
AuditNet® is the Global Resource for Auditors, and serves the global audit community as the primary communications resource with an online digital network where auditors share resources, tools, and experiences including audit work programs and other audit documentation.
As the first online portal for the global audit community, AuditNet® has been at the forefront of audit websites dedicated to promoting the use of technology. http://www.auditnet.org/
Jim Kaplan, the founder of AuditNet®, became a Certified Internal Auditor in 1984. He has continuously promoted and encouraged the use of technology and the Internet for audit productivity.
As an active member of the IIA, he has held many positions at the local and International level. He is a founding member of the Northern Virginia Chapter and served as Chapter President in 1989. He retired from his government audit director position in 2005. He is the founder and President of AuditNet®, the global resource for auditors, and has been identified as an Internet for Auditors pioneer. Jim's contributions to the profession were recognized by the IIA (2007 Bradford Cadmus award) and the Association of Local Government Auditors (Lifetime Achievement Award). In addition to the IIA, he is a member of the Association of Local Government Auditors and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.