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Sr. Internal Auditor in Franklin, TN at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/26/2019

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Senior Internal Auditor

Headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, Acadia Healthcare was established in January 2005 to develop and operate a network of behavioral health facilities across the country.  Acadia provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers, outpatient clinics and therapeutic school-based programs.

Acadia Healthcare’s mission is to create a world-class organization that sets the standard of excellence in the treatment of specialty behavioral health and addiction disorders.

Acadia’s management style and philosophy is one of collaboration and flexibility as we create an energetic and team oriented service delivery system. Our organization values input from employees, physicians, and all strategic alliances. 


The Senior Internal Auditor is responsible for executing internal audits and Sarbanes-Oxley testing for the Acadia corporate office and facilities. This position conducts medium complexity reviews or assists with more complex reviews of assigned organizational and financial activities. Responsible for reporting findings to business management and recommending necessary corrective action and process improvements.

  • Perform assignments requiring understanding and application of audit principles, practices and concepts.
  • Lead financial, operational, and Sarbanes-Oxley related audits.
  • Manage multiple staff and concurrent audits.
  • Evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls.
  • Follow-up on audit issues to determine adequacy of corrective action.
  • Review transactions, documents, records, reports, and procedures and prepare prescribed audit work papers that record and summarize the data from the assigned audit.
  • Assist in providing consulting services to management to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Company’s processes.
  • Prepare summarization of audit findings and preparation of formal audit reports.
  • Prepare special studies and projects as assigned.
  • Maintain continuous awareness of the latest developments, best practices and trends in the functional areas of responsibility.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • CPA Certification is preferred; CPA eligibility is required.
  • 2-5 years of audit and accounting experience required, preferably in public accounting and healthcare.
  • Advanced computer skills including Microsoft Office; especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Travel  up to 25%.