Saturday , December 5 2020

Jobs at Queens University – Senior Internal Auditor

Website Queens University

Job Description:

Reporting to the Manager of Internal Audit, the Senior Internal Auditor is responsible to plan and execute audits in accordance with the university’s risk-based audit plan, and to conduct investigations in accordance with relevant university policies. The Senior Internal Auditor evaluates strategic, operational, financial, information technology, and internal control systems to provide recommendation to mitigate business risk, enhancing efficiency, and increase effectiveness.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Working collaboratively in a team to manage projects, including maintaining project schedules, communicating project status, developing strategies to mitigate project delays and ensuring that specified project deadlines are met.
  • Reading, understanding, and assessing university policies and procedures, as well applicable government regulations.
  • Leveraging software tools to analyze, sample and conclude on data sets.
  • Building relationships across the university in order to gather information about emerging risks, understands the culture of the institution, knows which internal employee to connect with to obtain information required for projects.
  • Documenting the findings of audit procedures and developing recommendations.
  • Executing audit programs by preparing well documented, highly organized working papers.
  • Discerning and documenting both financial and non-financial processes and controls, including preparing detailed narratives and flowcharting.
  • Working collaboratively within a team to plan projects, including identifying risks, objectives, scope, and audit procedures.
  • Organizing, preparing materials and conducting interviews of university stakeholders.
  • Communicating Internal Audit plans, requests and audit findings in writing to stakeholders around the university.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to identify and solve problems.
  • Highly organized and disciplined, with the ability to control a demanding schedule of conflicting priorities and deadlines.
  • Excellent communications skills (verbal and written), with the ability to build rapport quickly with a diverse group of individuals.
  • Excellent judgment and ethical decision-making skills in order to evaluate audit findings. This includes being tactful, objective, fair, impartial and flexible without compromising standards.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with a team and across functional groups, as well as can work independently.
  • Respects diversity and promotes equity and inclusion in the workplace.

Qualification & Experience:

  • A university degree.
  • Several years of relevant professional experience.
  • A relevant professional designation/certification (i.e. Charted Professional Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information
  • Systems Auditor, Certified Fraud Examiner), or willingness to obtain.
  • Consideration may be given to an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Details:

Company: Queens University

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Oakville, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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