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Accountability Staff Auditor

Department Name:

1A000:Internal Audit

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

3 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting and/or standing for extended periods of time. Performing repetitive motion tasks. Pushing, pulling or lifting up to 10 lbs. Ability to attend meetings on and off campus. Effectively communicating with individuals from diverse backgrounds and varied professional levels.


Primarily days (i.e.: 8:00 am-5:00 pm). However; an exempt position as this may require additional time regarding evenings and/or weekends, etc. to accomplish work goals.

Job Summary:

Internal Audit assists the University management, administration and the Board of Trustees in the effective discharge of their fiduciary and administrative responsibilities by providing independent, objective assurance and consulting services with respect to evaluating risk management, control, and governance processes. This position is responsible for conducting audit work in a functional reporting line (i.e. Core, Compliance, UK HealthCare or Investigations). Responsibilities include being objective while evaluating internal controls regarding university financial and operational systems. Identify opportunities for business unit enhancements, and internal efficiency and effectiveness.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

MS Windows, Excel, PowerPoint,

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Preferred Education/Experience:

MBA, CIA, CFE or CPA Preferred

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 2/16/2021
Application Due: 5/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time