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The Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Office invites applications
for an Senior Auditor (Auditor II) position. The individual in this
role will perform financial, compliance and operational audits
across the University of Montana (UM) affiliation. This involves
thoroughly reviewing documentation supporting audit findings for
accuracy, completeness, and compliance with applicable rules,
regulations, and Board of Regents/UM policies. As the Auditor II,
you will also perform follow-up reviews to ensure that audit
recommendations were implemented by the agreed-upon due dates and
act as liaison with external audit agencies as needed.
This position requires incumbent to develop a working knowledge of
all relevant University of Montana policies and procedures.
Minimum Required Experience
- In-depth knowledge of auditing standards with the ability to
apply them effectively in a variety of situations
- Self-started with exceptional analytical and problem-solving
- Ability to work efficiently and productively while consistently
- Excellent communication skills with the ability to form highly
functional professional relationships with key stakeholders
- Team player with the ability to work independently when
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office
- Willingness and ability to learn new applications
- Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business
administration or a directly related field and least one (1) year
of working within a business, financial, or auditing setting
experience or an equivalent combination of education and
About The Internal Audit Office and Enterprise Risk, UM , and Missoula
- Professional certifications (e.g. Certified Internal Auditor or
Certified Public Accountant) are considered highly preferred for
The Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk Office provides an
independent, objective assurance and consulting activity designed
to add value to and improve the operations of the University of
The University of Montana is flagship, research institution with
approximately 10,000 undergraduate and graduate students. It is
located in Missoula, a culturally vibrant community of about
75,000, surrounded by mountains and three rivers converge. Abundant
recreational opportunities in surrounding state and national
forests and nearby Glacier National Park and Yellowstone National
Park complement a thriving intellectual atmosphere. The University
of Montana offers eligible employees a generous benefits package
that positively separates UM from other local employers and offers
many programs and policies to support work-life balance for its
The University of Montana is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity employer and has a strong institutional commitment to
the principle of diversity in all areas. In that spirit, we are
particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad
spectrum of qualified people who would assist the University in
demonstrating its five
priorities for action
: Place student success at the
center of all we do; drive excellence and innovation in teaching,
learning, and research; embody the principle of “mission first,
people always"; partner with place; and proudly tell the UM
To learn more about the University of Montana, Missoula, and the
State of Montana, please visit the links below.
Senior Auditor (Auditor II)
Position Number: 002280
Department: The Office
of Internal Audit and Enterprise Risk
Full-time, 1.0 FTE (40 Hours a week), Monday
through Friday, 12 months/year.
Six (6) months minimum.
Benefits Include :
Insurance package, mandatory
retirement plan, partial tuition waiver, and wellness
Criminal Background Investigation is required prior to the Offer of
Employment In accordance with University regulations, finalists for
this position will be subject to criminal background
investigations. ADA/EOE/AA/Veteran's Preference
accommodations are provided in the hiring process for persons with
disabilities. For example, this material is available in
alternative format upon request. As an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications
from minorities, veterans, and women. Qualified candidates may
request veterans’ or disabilities preference in accordance with
state law. References:
References not listed on the
application materials may be contacted; notice may be provided to
the applicant. Testing:
Individual hiring departments at UM
may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to
essential job functions. Employment Eligibility:
Employees must be eligible and show employment eligibility
verification by the first date of employment at UM, as legally
required (e.g., Form I-9).
How to Apply
Priority Application Date: Wednesday, January 11,
by 11:59 PM (Mountain Time)
Complete applications received by this date will be guaranteed
consideration. To receive full consideration, candidates are
required to submit all of the following materials.
Please submit the following application materials** via the
UM Jobs portal
and by clicking "New Resume/CV" button. Please do not apply through
A complete application Includes:
- Letter of Interest – addressing your qualifications and
experience related to the stated required skills for the position.
A general letter salutation such as “Dear Search Committee” or
“Dear Hiring Manager” is acceptable.
- Detailed Resume – listing education and describing work
- Professional References – names and contact information
for three (3) professional references.
Applying through Indeed.com or easy apply through
Indeed.com may result in submission of an incomplete application.
Applications may be removed from full consideration if they are not
complete with materials listed above under the "How to Apply"
section. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure
complete application materials are submitted and received by the
date listed above.
Please note: only five (5) attachments are allowed per
application. Please combine documents accordingly.
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