About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.
About the Opportunity: The Audit Quality Coordinator position is responsible for managing departmental audit processes, systems, and administration to promote delivery of audit services of the highest quality. This position reports to and serves as a key role for the Vice President in preserving the quality and consistency of audit deliverables. The Audit Quality Coordinator will:
Independently identify opportunities to improve audit processes and work collaboratively with the Audit & Advisory Services team to strengthen methodologies for assurance and advisory engagements.
Provide oversight for audit standards, planning, reporting, scheduling, content management, and other matters.
Review audit workpapers to ensure adherence with Institute of International Standards (IIA) Professional Standards and departmental standards.
Serve as the key administrator for the department's audit software solution and website.
Prepare engaging audit deliverables including reports and presentations through the use of creative design and strategic content to support the team's efforts. Responsible for planning, coordinating, and managing all administrative operations for Audit & Advisory Services. This includes scheduling, purchasing, marketing, space, training, and inventories.
Manage and\or assist on advisory projects and audits as necessary.
Qualifications: Candidate for this position should possess:
Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related field required
Minimum of 3-5 years required of administrative experience required preferably in higher education or client service setting
Must have excellent computer and presentation skills including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, and SharePoint. Database and web skills preferred
Ability to plan, organize, coordinate, and manage others in a wide variety of activities
High professional standards with the ability to handle confidential information
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills;
Must demonstrate proven ability to interact with any level of management from all areas of campus as well as external contacts
Salary Grade: 9
Additional Information: Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.