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Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills to convey ideas clearly and interact effectively with all levels and functions of the organization, including the ability to be direct yet diplomatic when addressing issues or deficiencies. Technical proficiency in auditing, either through public accounting, internal auditing, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance or some combination. Expertise in business process analysis, project management, organizational, and problem-solving skills to proactively drive initiatives forward. Knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. Requires a BA or BS degree in business, accounting or other related field, or equivalent work experience. A minimum of 2 years of relevant professional experience. Requires a CPA or CPA candidate, or equivalent certification.
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The corporate headquarters of URS is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Internal Auditor for immediate employment in the San Francisco office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate experience in audit, compliance, or accounting, specific to public companies. URS is proud to provide our employees with exciting and challenging projects. The successful candidate can look forward to a blend of breadth and depth in exposure across the audit lifecycle from planning, field work, reporting to follow-up, with various national and international travel opportunities focusing on audits of engineering offices and projects as well as process reviews and systems reviews across diverse business segments.
As a Senior Internal Auditor, you will perform audits independently and in collaboration with local and geographically dispersed team members. As you become familiar with our business and audit approach, you will have the opportunity to lead larger and more complex audits. You should be comfortable with 25% travel, mostly domestic locations. You will work under the general supervision of Internal Audit management. You will be responsible for performing auditing assignments requiring detailed planning and comprehensive analysis to identify Company business risks. You will require a broad knowledge of accounting principles and internal control objectives. Among your accountabilities, you recommend changes to Internal Audit department policies and procedures that will build capabilities in financial and operational auditing and add to the overall effectiveness and efficiency of the department. You will develop audit programs, utilize data analysis tools and perform audits, ensuring audit reports and work papers are completed in an efficient and timely manner. We'll rely on you to develop recommendations related to business process controls design. You will become familiar with Oracle, Deltek, ACL, and Auto Audit. You will support a "business value" approach to internal audit by collaborating with process owners to identify best practices and process improvement opportunities. A successful candidate must be a high performance auditor who can work efficiently and independently, as well as within a small team and a larger department setting. To be effective in this role, it will be important that you stay current on developments in the auditing profession, industry and within the Company.