Auditor Senior--Teachers Retirement System of Texas

Posted: May 21, 2024


Teachers Retirement System of Texas
Auditor Senior
Austin, TX


Service, Respect, and Connection are core to the individual and collective TRS experience. We know that great service rests on a foundation of relationships that connect us all to an empowering and rewarding career. At TRS, we’re inspired by our diverse community who bring authenticity and commitment to our mission to improve the retirement security of public education employees and retirees throughout Texas.

As a group of achievers, we tap collaboration and innovation to raise the bar in performance, administering and counseling pensions and healthcare benefits to ensure certainty for the future of our members. We invite you to join us, where both personal and career growth are respected and where you can make a difference in our members’ lives every day.


The Auditor Senior is responsible for performing moderately complex internal auditing work. The incumbent will lead and conduct complex audit projects, perform audit procedures in accordance with applicable auditing standards, and provide consultation and guidance to management, staff, and co-workers. This position will proactively work with the Internal Audit team, Executive staff, and agency employees.


Audit Projects
•Leads or conducts complex performance and compliance audit projects and agreed-upon procedures.
•Ensures that auditing and quality control standards are met in assigned projects, conducting first level review on routine work papers.
•Reviews and analyzes business processes.
•Conducts or leads audit planning, defines audit objectives and scope, and develops audit procedures for assigned projects.

Audit Procedures
•Identifies and evaluates risk areas and provides input to the development of the Annual Audit Plan.
•Performs audit procedures, including developing criteria, reviewing and analyzing relevant information, evaluating evidence, documenting business processes and procedures, completing audit documentation, identifying and developing issues and recommendations, and drafting sections of the report.
•Communicates the results of audits to management, the Audit, Compliance, and Ethics Committee, and the Board of Trustees.



Required Education
•Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business administration, public administration, accounting, or a closely related field.

Required Experience
•Five (5) years of full-time directly related, progressively responsible experience in auditing or similarly related experience.
•A master's degree or doctoral degree in a directly related field may be substituted on an equivalent year-for-year basis.

Required Registration, Certification, or Licensure
•Certification as a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), or Certified Public Accountant (CPA).

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