Internal Auditor, Senior in Pasadena, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  834144

A large healthcare company is looking for an Internal Auditor in Pasadena, CA

Require 1 of following certifications: 
• Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) 
• Certified Public Accountant (CPA) 
• Certified Information System Auditor (CISA)

• Bachelor's degree in business, accounting, finance, information systems or related field or equivalent experience required

Major Responsibilities: 
• Contribute to the audit planning process; assist in the development of audit objectives and detailed test procedures that effectively address key controls and risks. 
• Develop work papers that address the objectives of the audit program and support the conclusions reached during testing. Adhere to the IIA Standards and IAS guidelines for workpaper documentation. 
• Assess business systems/processes to identify key control points and risks. Document using narrative and/or flowcharting techniques. 
• Draft audit conclusions, discuss potential issues with clients, and prepare and deliver other summary communication documents as required. 
• With supervision, successfully execute all phases of the audit process for moderately complex projects. 
• Contribute to the development of the assigned practice area by participating in risk assessment activities, creation of audit tools, establishing client relationships, and identifying and sharing relevant information. 
• Other duties as assigned. 

Job Criteria: 
• Savings from improved efficiency of operating department processes, more effective internal controls, & potential revenue recoveries. 
• Interprets and analyzes situations and information based on established concepts and general guidelines. 
• Makes decisions in conjunction with the AIC on less defined issues and selects methods 
• Develops solutions to complex problems. May refer to established precedents and policies when making decisions. 
• Assesses information to identify the best solution from existing alternatives. 
• Requires in-depth analysis to develop solutions for complex problems. 
• Interacts regularly with various Regional management, Internal Audit management & staff, & external auditors & consultants. 
• Demonstrates good interpersonal skills and communicates effectively both verbally and in writing 
• Conducts assigned audit projects independently &/or with team members. 
• In conjunction with AIC determines & identifies potential risks & opportunities to the organization, & develops appropriate corrective action plans. 

• Typically less than 5 years of professional auditing or comparable experience required. 
• Demonstrated knowledge, skills & experience in applying the principles & practices of internal auditing in accounting, financial & operational environments, including auditing business functions & information technology systems. 
• Demonstrated general accounting, financial & business skills, knowledge, & experience. 
• Demonstrated skills in the identification & resolution of business problems within a team setting. Ability to research & identify best practices. 
• Demonstrated ability to effectively utilize general audit software such as ACL, TeamMate, etc. 
• Demonstrated ability to understand & document business processes & related internal controls in narrative &/or flowchart formats. 
• Basic project management skills. 
• Demonstrated ability to adapt quickly to changing demands & environment, & rapidly develop in-depth knowledge of new audit areas. 
• Excellent verbal & written communication & presentation skills. Ability to persuade, articulate & defend positions. 
• Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Access) 
• Lotus Notes 
• Develops knowledge of the healthcare and insurance industry and department goals. 
• Builds trust with key personnel at all levels of the organization by consistently demonstrating direct, honest behavior. 
• Sets the tone for ethical behavior, actively models ethical behavior to set an example for others. 
• Demonstrates an in-depth understanding of complex and judgmental ethical areas/issues. 
• Identifies ethical issues and discusses them in a timely and constructive manner to obtain a rapid and effective resolution. 
• Does not tolerate a breach of ethics in others. 
• Recognizes conflicts of interest and other situations that may cause harm even if not in a documented code – and addresses them in an appropriate manner. 










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