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Cigna Internship Requirements – Financial Audit Advisor In Alpharetta

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    Job Description:

    The mission of Internal Audit is to help our colleagues identify and evaluate risks and internal controls so we can better deliver on our mission – together. Internal Audit helps the Company accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes.

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Leads assigned portions of assurance and risk advisory projects related to Cigna’s global business units
    • Ability to lead staff while also managing upwards to ensure objectives of engagement are met
    • Support the creation of risk-based audit programs
    • Perform complex financial, operational, or compliance audits utilizing independent judgment and discretion
    • Conduct audit testing of specified area and identify reportable issues and root causes.  Evaluate functions and activities in assigned areas under review to determine the nature of operations and the adequacy of the system of control in achieving established objectives.
    • Verbally communicate findings to senior management and draft comprehensive and complete report of audited area
    • Prepare formal written reports expressing opinions on the adequacy and effectiveness of the system of internal control.
    • Comfortable working in both an office-based and virtual team-based collaborative environment

    Job Requirements/Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or related field
    • 3 to 5 years of experience in internal or external auditing, including 1+ year of in-charge/senior auditor experience
    • MBA or Master’s degree in Accounting (or met 150-hour requirement) preferred
    • CPA or CIA certifications preferred or willing to pursue
    • Public accounting experience preferred
    • Internal monitoring or compliance audit experience preferred
    • Strong knowledge of risks and internal controls, COSO framework, and professional auditing standards
    • Focus on quality and service
    • Ability to handle sensitive or confidential information
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule to accommodate deadlines and travel up to 15%
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills along with presentation skills
    • Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships
    • Ability to meet multiple deadlines and multitask
    • Experience working with cross functional departments to research and resolve issues using innovative solutions
    • Excel VBA, ACL or SAS knowledge a plus
    • Knowledge of the PBM or healthcare industry is a plus.
    • Prior experience with government regulations including those specific to Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is a plus.
    • Understanding of the information technology environment (e.g., difference between operating system and application layers) including a basic understanding of automated business process controls (i.e., application controls)
    • ​Locations: St. Louis, MO; Franklin Lakes, NJ; Bloomfield, CT, Nashville, TN, or work from home, virtually.

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