The SCC’s Office of Internal Audit serves as an advisory function at the Commission providing independent and objective assurance and consulting services. The goal of the internal audit program is to help the Commission accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control and the governance process. The Office of Internal Audit provides this assistance through:
- Independent reviews of financial, operational, and information systems to evaluate whether resources are utilized in accordance with the Commission’s mission and goals;
- Special projects in partnership with management to develop systems and processes that are effective and efficient; and
- Education and training for employees regarding the need for and characteristics of appropriate systems control.