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Working Title:

Staff Auditor

Department Name:

1A000:Internal Audit

Work Location:

1500 Bull Lea Rd., Suite 200 Lexington, KY 40511

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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.


8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and extended hours as necessary for completion of work.

Job Summary:

Responsibilities include assisting departments in providing an independent objective disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the internal control and compliance process of university financial and operational transactions. Document embezzlement’s, losses, conduct review of systems to determine control weakness and recommend procedure changes to decrease fraud. Identify opportunities for revenue enhancement and cost reduction. Communicate via audit reports/memos, and/or verbally, findings of investigations to include compliance, efficiency, and fraud findings.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

MS Windows, Excel, etc.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

CIA, CFA or ACFE 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: 4/3/2021
Application Due: 4/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time