The Executive Office serves as a link between the Board of Directors, who establish the overall direction and priorities for SANDAG, and the agency's staff, who are responsible for achieving the program and project goals of the Board. The Executive Office includes key leadership positions as well as specialized departments and positions whose purview is to provide technical expertise and guidance throughout the agency as well as the Board and Policy Committees.
The internal audit function is a catalyst for helping SANDAG accomplish its objectives by using a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, governance processes, and management controls. This objective source of advice helps to showcase SANDAG's commitment to integrity and accountability allowing the agency to continue along the path of providing valuable improvements for the San Diego region.
The Principal Management Internal Auditor will organize, develop, and coordinate the internal audit function as part of SANDAG's Executive Office. This position will assist management by conducting various audits and reviews related to agency activities, functions, and programs and provide professional recommendations for formulating policies and procedures, establishing internal management controls, and improving operational and organizational performance. The Principal Management Internal Auditor also will provide highly responsible and complex staff assistance, sometimes of a sensitive nature, to the Executive Office.
Qualifications include a bachelor's degree with major coursework in public or business administration, accounting, finance, or a related field, and a minimum of seven years of professional auditing experience in the areas of administration, operations, finance, performance, or management, preferably for a public agency. Relevant professional certification (e.g. CPA, CIA, CMA) is highly desirable.
SANDAG rewards the efforts of its employees with a comprehensive compensation package. Competitive salaries are supplemented with a flexible offering of health, financial security, and time-off benefits to meet the work and life needs of employees and their families.
How to Apply
A complete job announcement can be seen under the Job Openings tab on the SANDAG Web site at www.sandag.org/jobs. We encourage all interested candidates to apply for this position by completing a SANDAG employment application form. Resumes, cover letters, and work samples may be submitted in addition to the employment application but are not a substitute for this document.
The employment application can be downloaded in PDF format from the SANDAG Web site at www.sandag.org/jobs. Alternatively, a copy can be requested by calling (619) 699-1900 or e-mailing email@example.com.
To help us further evaluate the skills and experience of individuals interested in this position, candidates are asked to prepare a statement summarizing their knowledge and experience with each of the elements listed in the Qualifications section of this job announcement. The information can be up to three pages in length and should be submitted with the application. This is considered a required component of the application; applications received without a response will be screened out of the selection process.
Completed applications and related materials can be submitted via e-mail, fax, regular mail, courier, or delivered by hand. See the How to Apply page on our careers Web site for additional information.
SANDAG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers competitive salaries and benefits.
This position is open until filled. The first review of applications for the Principal Management Internal Auditor position will begin on Friday, March 15, 2013.
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