Chief Audit Executive (CAE)

Tennessee Board of Regents Office in Tennessee

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted March 8, 2017
Type Executive
Employment Type Full-time

Chief Audit Executive (CAE)

The CAE provides leadership for the system’s internal audit function, managing the Office of System-wide Internal Audit and coordinating system-wide internal and external audit activities to accomplish the purpose of the office. The purpose of internal audit is to improve the system’s operations by conducting assurance and consulting activities designed to evaluate and identify improvements in the effectiveness of governance processes, internal controls, and risk management.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Accounting or a related business field from a regionally accredited institution;

Active Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA);

At least 10 years professional experience in auditing; up to 2 years professional experience in accounting or a related business field may be substituted for 2 years in auditing;

Demonstrated professional experience in managing project(s);

Documented professional supervisory experience;

Demonstrated effective written and oral communication skills;

Possess effective personal computing skills with Microsoft Office software programs;
Possess effective analytical skills;

Proven ability to exercise professional judgement in evaluating information and making recommendations.

Applications accepted online only at

The TBR is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected class with respect to all employment, programs and activities sponsored by the Board.


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