Academic Career & Executive Search is pleased to assist the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) in their search for a Chief Internal Auditor (CIA).
The District seeks a sophisticated senior financial executive well-skilled in interacting with C-suite level administrators and Board of Trustees to serve in this critical and highly visible role. The successful candidate is analytical, fiscally savvy, and strong in risk based assessment. The District desires a CIA who will act as an internal business partner to strategically work alongside the various business units to develop and maintain fiscally sound, responsible and effective business practices.
This position reports functionally to the Board of Trustees and administratively to the General Counsel. The position is a senior-level administrative position in the District.
The Chief Internal Auditor functions as a member of the senior management team, responsible for instituting policies and procedures that provide effective internal management of the organization by assessing risk and ensuring the DCCCD has appropriate internal controls and effective and efficient processes and programs. Responsible for accelerating organizational performance through strategic planning and organizational effectiveness. Bears significant responsibility, accountability and authority within an organization to meet the vision, mission, strategic priorities and goals of the DCCCD.
The seven independently accredited colleges of
Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD) are Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland. The DCCCD is one of the largest community college systems in the State of Texas and among the largest in the United States. Since 1965, they have served more than 3 million people.
The colleges of the DCCCD work to ensure that Dallas County is vibrant, growing and economically viable for future generations. In addition, they provide economic benefits to business, taxpayers and the community.
In 2017, Dallas was the fastest growing city in the US likely a result of also having the second highest job growth rate just after Atlanta. The city is booming with an active downtown and every type of activity—film festivals, major sports, museums, shopping, restaurants, microbreweries, parks and outdoor activities.
The area is abundant with major corporations and healthcare. The city was ranked 10th by Forbes Magazine for “Best Places for Business and Careers”. U.S. World News & Report ranked Dallas #18 in Best Places to Live and #9 in Best Places to Retire. The city suburbs offer close knit communities with easy access to the cities.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received and should include a cover letter and CV. To be considered, applications must be made through the application link below and not emailed.
Review will begin immediately. Inquiries, referrals and nominations are treated confidentially and can be sent to:
Jennifer Muller, Academic Career & Executive Search.
The seven independently accredited colleges of the Dallas County Community College District are part of an equal opportunity system that provides education and employment opportunities without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. The Dallas County Community College District complies with the Americans with Disabilities and Veterans Act. If you require special accommodations in order to apply for a position, please
contact the District Human Resources Office.
**Candidates are subject to a comprehensive background check. Official transcripts will be required. Some positions may be subject to a fingerprint check. **