Columbia, MD, USA Req #401
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
Columbia Association, headquartered in Howard County, Maryland, is known for engaging our diverse community, cultivating a unique sense of place, and enhancing the quality of life in Columbia, Maryland, all thanks to the efforts of our remarkable team members. If you share in our passion for teamwork and our vision, we want you to fast-forward your career with us at Columbia Association. WHY YOU SHOULD APPLY? CA offers a positive and fun work environment; competitive pay; and a generous benefits package, including health, dental, and vision coverage; 401(k) retirement saving plan with CA contributing 6% of the team member’s salary and more if eligible.


Hybrid work model

Columbia Association (CA) is seeking a motivated self-starter to serve as a Senior Auditor, reporting to the Director of Audit and Advisory Services.

CA’s Office of Audit and Advisory Services provides independent and objective assurance and consulting services designed to add value and improve operations. The department reports administratively to the President/CEO and functionally to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors.

This position is an excellent opportunity for an experienced auditor to have a key role in a small, high-achieving department. The ideal candidate can comfortably provide an agile approach to assurance and advisory responsibilities while maintaining full compliance with the Institute of Internal Auditors Professional Standards. Working alongside the Director of Audit and Advisory Services, the Senior Auditor provides risk-based and objective assurance, advice and insight. Responsibilities include planning, conducting and reporting on the results of audits (financial, compliance, operational, investigative) and advisory engagements.

Qualified candidates have experience successfully working with cross-functional teams to problem-solve and achieve goals and objectives. Candidates must also be able to effectively manage and liaise with outsourced technical auditors and CA’s external auditors.

Other required proficiencies and experience include:

  • Application of audit principles, techniques, and critical thinking to projects of varying degrees of complexity

  • Performance of risk assessments and risk-based auditing

  • Communication and presentation of information effectively (written and oral)

  • Analysis of financial and operational information

  • Evaluation of internal controls and processes

  • Business and nonprofit acumen

  • Data mining and data analytics

  • Using and assessing Information systems - financial, human resources, customer management

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field of study

  • Certified Public Accountant and/or Certified Internal Auditor

  • 5+ years progressive audit experience
Salary 100K - 110K   
Columbia Association is an equal employment opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal law. EOE/ADA. We encourage applications from candidates who can contribute to the diversity of our organization. Over and above non-discrimination, CA’s mission includes engaging our diverse community and meeting the evolving needs of a dynamic and inclusive community. That’s why we welcome folks of diverse or marginalized backgrounds and abilities to apply to become part of the CA team.
CA has a mandatory Covid-19 vaccine policy. Proof of vaccination is required.

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  • Columbia, MD, USA