Rosalie Jasmin Joseph, Senior Financial & Business Process Auditor
"Seek a school that will equip you with marketability, adaptability, and interpersonal skills, which are key success factors."
- MBA in Strategic Planning and Finance, Katz Graduate School, University of Pittsburgh, 1998
- Bachelor of Science in Accounting and in Business Management (2 degrees), Point Park College in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1995
What I Do
Senior financial and business processes auditor for one of the world's leading producers of primary aluminum, fabricated aluminum, and alumina
I am responsible for leading and performing financial and business processes audits, information technology reviews, and repair-and-maintenance reviews at various business units—from manufacturing to specialization and outsourced functions—for the company in North America, including Canada and Mexico.
Words of Advice for Your Career…
Be clear and direct about your career. Make sure it is what you want to do and that you enjoy it. If you are unsure whether you will enjoy it, ask specific questions during your interviews to ensure that you know what is expected of you. Find out specifics related to the management structure, cultural climate, and personal flexibility.
… And on Choosing an MBA Program
A strong reputation and an active career services office that maintains strong alumni relationships are important. Also, seek a school that will equip you with marketability, adaptability, and interpersonal skills, which are key success factors.