Office of the Chancellor-RC - United States-Pennsylvania - (19000706)
The University of Pittsburgh Internal Audit department is seeking a qualified Senior Auditor to join their team. Pitt is one of the country's oldest and most prestigious institutions of higher education. Ranked among the top 5 percent of 1,000 universities in 65 countries and in the top 100 most innovative universities in the world. At Pitt, all work supports the inspiring mission of educational excellence, research of impact, and strong community partnership.
The Internal Audit Department provides independent, objective assurance and consulting services to the University community. Internal Audit assists University Management and the Audit Committee of the Board of Trustees in identifying, avoiding, and mitigating risks by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes. This position serves as the lead auditor on engagements. Audit engagements are financial, operational, and compliance in nature. The position is responsible for performing risk assessments, developing the audit scope and approach, conducting entrance and exit meetings, preparation, and/or reviewing audit work papers and reports.
This position provides an excellent benefits package, a 37.5 hour work week, 10 vacations days, 2 personal days, 10 University Holidays, and 3-5 recess days (paid time off) per year plus sick time. The University matches 100% of your contribution into a 403(b) plan up to 8% of your salary and 150% of your contribution after vesting.
Join more than 13,000 people working together to make a difference in the lives of each other, our communities, and the world. Internationally recognized for its education and research, the University of Pittsburgh boasts a vibrant and diverse environment.
Requirements include a minimum of three to five years of auditing experience. Bachelor's degree required with major in Accounting or Business Administration; preference given to candidates with professional designation, such as CPA or CIA. Previous experience should include simultaneous coordination of multiple projects; strong analytical, organizational, and communication skills; and proficiency in accounting and auditing standards
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Financial.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Hiring Range: To be determined based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Preferred Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19000706
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military..., conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.