Senior Internal Auditor
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 8/11/2019

Job Description

TEGNA is looking for a strong addition to our Internal Audit team!

A position in internal auditing is your opportunity to keep a company running at its highest efficiency as you continuously stay one step ahead of the game. If you’re a person who doesn’t shy away from responsibility, this is the perfect career for you to use your judgement in company policies. There’s nothing more exciting than learning how a company works, sifting through its data, finding potential problems and amending them, and that’s what you’ll get to do every day with us.

This opportunity to join TEGNA as a Senior Internal Auditor will provide you with an opportunity to gain an understanding of our organization’s objectives, risk management environment, and the diverse needs of their critical stakeholders. In short, we seek to address the right risks and ultimately add value to our company.


Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the planning, execution, supervision and conclusion of audits at TEGNA locations
  • Work closely with external auditors.
  • Execute assigned sections of internal audits.
  • Identify financial statement errors and internal control weaknesses and develop meaningful recommendations for improvement.
  • Prepare for and conduct exit conferences with top executives at TEGNA locations, summarizing audit results.
  • Report audit results formally in clear and concise written memoranda within specified deadlines.
  • Assist less experienced staff members by providing on the job training through answering questions, reviewing work papers, giving detailed instructions, giving suggestions for improvement based on reviews of work performed, writing and administering performance evaluations, etc.

Job Requirements

 Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting with GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • 3+ years of auditing or similar experience
  • CPA preferred
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with employees of all levels at TEGNA subsidiary locations
  • 10-20% travel required

Located in the brand new, state-of-the-art Boro Tower in the heart of Tysons, in addition to joining a great company and team, you’ll also have a large assortment of services and amenities right at your front door!

About TEGNA

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 49 television stations and two radio stations in 41 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 30 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA also delivers innovative and unparalleled solutions for advertisers through TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS). TMS is a one-stop shop that helps businesses thrive through an unmatched suite of services and solutions that reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

Job Snapshot

About Us

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 51 television stations and four radio stations in 43 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 35 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest that reach more than 87 million U.S. television homes. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.