Providence Health & Services Internal Auditor PSJH in Renton, Washington


Providence is calling an Internal Auditor PSJH to Providence Health & Services in Beaverton, Oregon or Renton, Washington.

We are seeking an Internal Auditor PSJH to provide internal audit and controls consulting services for assigned areas as prioritized by Risk and Integrity Services (RIS) leadership per the Annual Audit Work Plan. An Internal Auditor is expected to possess mid-level skills in internal audit techniques and practices with exposure to technical, financial, clinical, or operational processes. Work assignments will include projects within hospitals, medical centers, nursing facilities, physician practices, health plans, medical foundations, schools and shared services activities like finance, human resources, real estate, information services, and supply chain management.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Perform assigned audit and consulting projects either independently or as part of an audit project team following RIS audit practice standards while keeping manager well apprised of audit results and project completion status. Audit assignments will be of larger, more complex activities, including areas with no past audit history.

  • Participate, under the direction of a senior auditor or manager, in large, complex, multi-location or system-wide audit projects, including projects being performed under the direction of legal counsel.

  • Research assigned audit processes to gain an understanding of the risk and control environment and make recommendations to audit management on the audit scope and approach.

  • Provide technical audit procedural guidance including risk and controls identification, program development, workpaper documentation, sampling techniques, results analysis, and report writing to entry level auditors.

  • Analyze audit results considering condition, criteria, cause and effect, and draft audit recommendations and responses, with client management, that will improve controls and mitigate risk to the organization.

  • Analyze audit results considering condition, criteria, cause and effect, and draft audit recommendations and responses, with client management, that will improve controls and mitigate risk to the organization.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree - Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Management Information Systems, or related fields of study

  • 3 years Progressive RIS internal audit experience, or progressive internal/external audit experience, healthcare preferred. Will also consider experience as an attorney in a healthcare setting or law firm supporting healthcare industry

  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills

  • Excellent collaboration and team building skills

  • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities

  • Performs work independently with minimal supervision

  • Possess flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

  • Ability and confidence to work with and provide excellent service to colleagues, customers and caregivers across the organization and at all levels, from staff to executives, while maintaining objectivity and independence.

  • Ability to research International Standards for the Professional Practices of Internal Auditing and the Code of Ethics developed by The Institute of Internal Auditors; and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, internal control frameworks (SOX, COSO, COBIT), & business best practices.

  • Commitment to professional growth and understanding of the changing environment through current events reading, continuing education, self-study, cross-functional training, and work assignment variation.

  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years Accountant Public Certified

  • 2 year Certified Information Systems Auditor

  • 2 years Certified Infernal Auditor

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Audit / Legal / Risk

Location: Oregon-Beaverton

Other Location(s): Washington-Renton

Req ID: 186386