Internal Auditor July 7, 2020

July 7, 2020, Alabama Farm Credit, Cullman, AL

Salary: Commensurate with Experience and Qualifications
Reports To: CEO

Company Profile

Alabama Farm Credit is an aggressively growing $949 million Farm Credit association dedicated to the financial needs of our rural communities. In short, we help fund new ways to grow food, generate energy, access technology, and otherwise improve life in rural America. A career at Alabama Farm Credit can offer you the opportunity to make a personal impact on the people and communities where we do business. The institution is headquartered in Cullman, AL with five offices that serve the northern twenty-seven (27) counties of Alabama. We continue to serve the agricultural related needs of the two major metropolitan areas of Alabama in Birmingham and Huntsville. We also provide competitive compensation, health and wellness benefits, company-funded retirement plan, “best in market” matching 401(k), and professional development programs.

Position Summary

Primary responsibility of the Internal Auditor will be to function as a liaison between management, the association’s audit committee, and external audit partners. In this role, the Internal Auditor will function as the primary point of contact to facilitate and monitor all audit engagements entered into by the audit committee. This role will also help in consulting with the CEO and management on control design and overall procedural design. The Internal Auditor will monitor and assist the management team with assembling and completing management responses to various audits completed annually.

Education and Experience Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Accounting or a related discipline and a minimum of five (5) or more years of experience in public accounting, internal auditing and/or regulatory auditing. Experience in the financial services industry and agriculture knowledge and/or background is desired.

Job Purpose and Scope

  • Reviews reports generated by external auditors for completeness and accuracy.
  • Responsible for working with the audit committee as various external audits are engaged annually including documenting the scope of the audit and validating that each complies.
  • Monitors the framework of audit results, follow up to ensure completeness, and report back to the audit committee.
  • Assists in evaluating fraud risk as component of the potential operational risk within the organization.
  • Evaluates safety and soundness of association control systems and makes recommendation to management. Consults with management to communicate inadequacies in association control systems.
  • Coordinates with external auditors and association staff to avoid unnecessary redundancy of controls while ensuring appropriate control system design, function, and efficiency.


  • An outstanding company-wide incentive program
  • Accommodating and flexible vacation and sick leave
  • 12 paid holidays
  • 401(k) plan with up to a 9% employer contribution/match
  • Affordable health, dental, and vision plans
  • Employer paid life insurance and disability
  • Tuition reimbursement (100%)
  • Up to $800/year wellness reimbursement
  • Company paid clothing allowance
  • Company paid cell phone and laptop

Apply or Request Additional Information

If you would like to apply, please send your resume to:

Alabama Farm Credit, ACA
Attn: Brandi Jones
P. O. Box 639
Cullman, AL 35056-0639

Requirements of the job include the ability to do the work, with or without reasonable accommodations. It is the Association's policy to make reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. Leadership retains the right to add, subtract or change duties of the position at any time. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than "at will" employment relationship. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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