Internal Controls Auditor

Employer
Apex Systems
Location
Meridian, Idaho, us
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Feb 21, 2021
Closes
Mar 01, 2021
Ref
1ac04cb98cda
Job Role
Auditor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Partner with business process owners to ensure timely review and updates to internal control documentation
  • Independently conduct and document walkthroughs of processes and internal controls with business owners
  • Perform effectiveness testing of key control activities and formulate appropriate conclusion regarding compliance with control objectives and the effective operation of ICFR
  • Prepare clear, accurate and organized audit work papers clearly describing the tests, the results of work performed, and conclusions reached
  • Assist in the continued refinement, timely completion, and ongoing maintenance of all MAR documentation (process flows, narratives, and risk matrices)
  • Follow- up on all MAR audit issues and management action plans in a timely manner; ensure status updates are received from issue owners as required, any implementation is adequately documented and tested in accordance with department guidance/standards, and results of follow-up activities are communicated optimally
  • Assist in coordination of third-party audits (Department of Insurance, SOC1, etc.)
  • Assist the company's independent auditors in order to reduce the scope of their annual financial statement audits
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with business partners to facilitate the audit process and to stay on top of company trends, problems, and potential areas for Internal Audit assistance
  • Manage timelines and deliverables


As an Internal Controls Auditor II : 2 years' auditing, SOC/MAR testing, compliance, or related financial accounting experience

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, Healthcare Administration, Computer Science, or related field; or equivalent work experience (Two years' relevant work experience is equivalent to one-year college)

Or as an Internal Controls Auditor III : 4 years' auditing, SOC/MAR testing, compliance, or related financial accounting experience

Education: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, Healthcare Administration, Computer Sciences, or related field; or equivalent work experience (Two years' relevant work experience is equivalent to one-year college)

Licenses/Certifications: Must hold one of the following:
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)

We'd love an Internal Controls Auditor who also:
  • Knowledge of applying Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and/or NAIC Statutory Accounting Principles (SAP)
  • Knowledge2013 COSO Internal Control Framework
  • Knowledge of the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and the Code of Ethics developed by The Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Assess the effectiveness of internal controls over financial reporting, including SOX or NAIC Model Audit Rule compliance management and/or implementation
  • Time management, and maintaining composure under pressure while meeting multiple deadlines
  • Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Identifying significant exposures, analyzing transactions and other management information, and detecting changes in key risks and/or control effectiveness
  • Developing appropriate recommendations to address exposures
  • Collecting and analyzing complex data and drawing logical conclusions
  • Ability to establish and maintain harmonious working relationships with co-workers, business partners and external contacts
  • Learn new operations quickly and work independently
  • Maintain confidentiality


EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or - provided by Dice