Internal Auditor III

Alabama, United States
Salary Not Specified
Apr 02, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Details

Requisition Number


Home Org Name

Office of Audit-Compliance-Privacy

Division Name

Executive Vice President

Position Title

Internal Auditor III

Job Class Code


Appointment Status


Part-time FTE

Limited Term


Limited Term Length

Job Summary

Plans and performs financial and operational audits and assignments of University units.

Essential Functions

1. Plans audits and assignments in accordance with Institute of Internal Auditors ( IIA ) standards while
documenting assignments in work papers and audit files.
2. Performs audits and assignments in accordance with IIA standards while documenting audit testing
and work.
3. Develops recommendations to improve operations and processes to ensure appropriate internal
controls are in place to reduce risks.
4. Assists and advises management and staff regarding financial and accounting matters, policies
and procedures, and internal controls.
5. Assembles reports and work papers and performs various clerical duties as needed.
6. Represents the Internal Auditing Department on University committees and other meetings.

Education Level

Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution

Field of Study

Degree in Business, Management, Accounting,
Finance, or related field.

Years of Experience

4 years

Area of Experience

Experience in the policies, laws and practices of internal auditing

Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Level III requires a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Management, Accounting,
Finance, or related field PLUS 4 years of experience in the policies, laws and practices of internal auditing.

Education Level

Field of Study

Years of Experience

When a candidate has the required education but lacks the required experience, they may normally apply additional appropriate education toward the experience requirement, at a rate of one (1) year relevant education per year of required experience.

Area of Experience

Requirements for Additional Job Levels

Minimum Skills and Abilities

Level III Responsibility: Under minimal supervision, performs complex assignments and fulfills broad responsibilities where required outcomes are defined, but methods and procedures may vary based on professional judgment or precedent. Considerable latitude for unreviewed action. Confers with supervisor on unusual matters. Coordinates the work of others on projects and may assign work to and assist less experienced
professionals or support staff. May act in an advisory capacity to managers or faculty.

Level III Knowledge: Possesses and applies a broad knowledge of principles, practices and procedures of a particular field of specialization to the completion of difficult assignments. Also possesses knowledge of related fields and areas of operation which affect, or are affected by, own area.

Minimum Technology Skills

Minimum License and Certifications

Certified Internal Auditor or Certified Public Accountant is a minimum requirement for Level III

Desired Qualifications

Desired qualifications include ability to multi-task, excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail.

Salary Grade


Salary Range

$45,100 - $75,100

Job Category


Working Hours if Non-Traditional

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Closing Date

EEO Statement

A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment is required. Women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION / EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER . It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Special Instructions to Applicants

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Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional DocumentsSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How were you made aware of this opportunity?
    • AU Employment website
    • Employment websites (Indeed, HigherEd Jobs, etc.)
    • Veterans Assistance Services
    • Disability Assistance Services
    • Newspaper
    • Professional Journal
    • Listserv
    • HR email
    • Social Media
    • State Employment Service
    • Walk-in
    • Other
  2. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree or higher in Business, Management, Accounting, Finance, or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you certified as either a Certified Internal Auditor or Certified Public Accountant?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position
    • 0 -1
    • 2-3
    • 4-5
    • 6 - 7
    • 8+
  5. * Please describe your related experience in detail and provide the job titles of the positions in which you obtained it. 'Please see resume' is not a valid answer.

    (Open Ended Question)

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