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The Office of Ethics, Compliance, and Audit Services (ECAS) is located at the systemwide University of California Office of the President (UCOP) and is an independent Regental office that is responsible for developing and administering the University of California's (UC) compliance and audit programs and thereby ensuring that the University is in compliance with professional standards; internal policies and procedures; and all applicable local, national and international laws and regulations. ECAS provides this support through three core lines of service: Audit Services, Compliance Services and Investigations Services. The Audit Services Office within ECAS is responsible for the systemwide internal audit program (audits, investigations and advisory services) and for the internal audit program at UCOP. The Senior Vice President and Chief Compliance and Audit Officer (SVP) is the Principal Officer of the Board of Regents of the University of California. The SVP provides communication and updates to the Regents through the Board's Compliance and Audit Committee or the full Board if required.
The Audit Analyst position in the Office of Ethics, Compliance and Audit Services (ECAS) provides analytical support for audit program activities. The Audit Analyst uses audit and compliance concepts and applies campus policies and procedures to evaluate a variety of audit issues. Responsible for conducting and documenting moderately complex audit assignments where analysis of situations and data requires the review and interpretation of a variety of factors. Works with various audit, project management and database tools to provide analytical support for audit program activities including the development of Annual Plans and Annual Reports on Activities, new initiatives, audit risk assessments, management corrective action reports, and other reporting as required. Facilitates meetings and training programs for UC auditors including developing agendas, scheduling and recording minutes, and logistical support. Normally receives general instructions on routine audit work; with detailed instructions on new or more complex audit assignments. Other duties as required.
30% Under general supervision, applies audit concepts and related policies and procedures in conducting and documenting audit projects of moderate scope and complexity. Normally receives general instructions on routine audit work; with detailed instructions on new or more complex audit assignments. Works with various audit, project management and database tools to provide analytical support for audit program activities including the development of Annual Plans and Annual Reports on Activities, new initiatives, audit risk assessments, management corrective action reports, and other reporting as required. Facilitates meetings and training programs for UC auditors including developing agendas, scheduling and recording minutes, and logistical support. Tracks actual activities compared to annual plans. Applies an understanding of Audit Program criteria and terminology to all projects.
25% Tests the financial and operating system processes for compliance with applicable policy and reports discrepancies or internal control weaknesses. Provides support to Audit Services personnel to coordinate department business, accomplish administrative objectives, and facilitate the resolution of problems.
25% Develops formal written reports to communicate audit results to management and drafts correspondence and minutes. Researches and participates in development of materials for training programs for UC auditors including webinars and in-person training.
20% Performs a variety of administrative duties with latitude for exercising discretion and judgements and provide backup support on various administrative functions. May participate in investigations.
Skills and Abilities
Skills to gather, organize, and complete analysis for intermediate audit assignments.
Gathers, organizes and performs analysis for moderately complex audit assignments.
Sound interpersonal and communication skills to present sensitive information with diplomacy and in a clear and concise manner.
Intermediate knowledge of the audit function and audit assignments.
Bachelor's degree in related area and / or equivalent experience / training
The University of California, Office of the President, is required to provide a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. This range takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. It is not typical for an individual to be offered a salary at or near the top of the range for a position. Salary offers are determined based on final candidate qualifications and experience. The full salary range shows the growth potential for this position and the pay scale is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position.
Benefits: For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit: Benefits of Belonging
HOW TO APPLY
Please be prepared to attach a cover letter and resume with your application.
APPLICATION REVIEW DATE
The first review date for this job is December 15, 2023. The position will be open until filled.
Smoke Free Work Environment: The University of California, Office of the President, is smoke & tobacco-free as of January 1, 2014. UC Smoke & Tobacco Free Policy
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