Reporting to the Senior Audit Manager, Investigations, the Senior Auditor I, Investigations conducts all fraud investigations and also supports other audits (financial, operational, compliance) as necessary and assigned by the Senior Audit Management Team. Specific responsibilities of the Senior Auditor I, Fraud include, but are not limited to: create and submit all work papers showing results of the investigation in accordance with departmental standards; track progress of all work and provide the Senior Audit Manager with initial drafts of proposed findings and recommendations; other related duties and special projects as assigned by the Senior Audit Management Team.
Bachelor's degree in auditing, accounting, business, public administration or related field and at least four years related experience, including at least two years of internal audit experience or fraud investigation experience required. Some supervisory experience desirable. CPA, CIA or CFE required. If has CIA or CPA, but not CFE, CFE must be obtained within 18 months of hire. Experience in higher education, health care or IT auditing preferred. Must have demonstrated knowledge of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and the Code of Ethics developed by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA); knowledge of management information systems terminology, concepts and practices and knowledge of industry program policies, procedures, regulations and laws required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), ACL and Enterprise GRC OnDemand (or similar applications) required, along with a demonstrated ability to prepare reports, memos, summaries and analyses and present findings and recommendations. Demonstrated planning and project management skills required, as well as a demonstrated ability to collect and analyze data, evaluate information and systems, and draw logical conclusions. Must be able to demonstrate excellent analytical, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills, including active listening skills. In addition, the successful candidate must be able to work well with all levels of employees, be flexible in nature, and have sound judgment with an open and collaborative style of work ethic that encourages teamwork and cooperation beyond the immediate team to the broader organization. Must have a passion for excellent customer service and commitment to exceptional quality.
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