Senior internal auditors are employed to document audit procedures. They oversee planned audits into the company. This includes organizing teams, inspecting accounts, checking compliance with applicable laws, and verifying financial records. Also, they provide detailed audit reports with relevant recommendations for policy changes. Additionally, they work with other departments to verify records and confirm company policies. Besides that, they review company inventory, records, worker statements, assets, payrolls, and other relevant data to guide financial policy.
Employers seek candidates with a minimum of bachelor's degree in business, finance, accounting, or a related field and must have at least five years of relevant work experience. Having relevant certifications like CPA, CIA, or MBA is a plus. You must also be proficient in auditing software. Key skills required for this position include analytical, maths, leadership, decision-making, communication, and time management skills. Senior internal auditor earns about $88,665 per year. Their salary is between $69,000 and $114,000.