Work Schedule: Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (However, some flexibility such as evenings and weekends will be required to meet the needs of the department.)
Under the direction of the Vice Chancellor of Finance and Facilities, and in conjunction with the District Director of Fiscal Affairs, this position is responsible for the internal audit functions of the District, augmenting the auditing activities of the independent external auditors, and serving as the District's technical expert on all audit matters. In addition, this position will function as the Administrator of the Contract Management System for the District and assist in development and validation of contract language.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution, with a major in accounting, finance, business or a related field.
Valid California license to practice as a Certified Public Accountant or Certified Internal Auditor.
Four years of progressively responsible experience as an auditor with an internal auditing unit or with a commercial auditing firm in financial or operational auditing with direct experience in planning, organizing and independently performing audit tasks for financial audits, compliance audits, performance or operational audits, and internal control reviews.
Commitment to diversity. All applicants must have demonstrated sensitivity to and understanding of the diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and ethnic backgrounds of community college students, faculty and staff. The applicant must be able to demonstrate how their experience with these factors relates to successfully achieving the goals of the position.
Master's Degree from an accredited institution in accounting, finance or business administration.
Audit experience in an educational institution with an automated accounting system.
Two years of progressive experience in reviewing contracts, affiliation agreements, and memorandum of understanding that apply to community colleges focusing on language that may result in potential liability.
Experience in reviewing contracts that obligates or benefits an institution.
Experience in planning and performing financial and compliance audits of California Community Colleges.
Experience in shared governance in an educational setting.
High level of critical thinking, problem solving and analytical skills.
High professional standards and strong interpersonal skills.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Prior experience in approaching work and interactions with colleagues and/or students in an equity minded manner. Ability to provide an inclusive and welcoming work/educational environment.
Demonstrated experience leading, developing, and/or implementing equity minded practices, in addition to experience creating diverse, inclusive, and welcoming work/educational environments.
Do you strive to make a difference in higher education? Are you looking for a rewarding career opportunity to be a part of our students’ educational success and lifelong learning? If so, we invite you to join North Orange County Community College District. We are proud to enroll over 80,000 students and serve a population of over one million people, annually! Home to more than 2,600 employees, our highly skilled, professional, and diverse faculty and staff are leading two of California’s premier colleges, Cypress Community College and Fullerton Community College, as well as one of the largest continuing education programs, North Orange Continuing Education.