Buckingham Search

Senior IT Auditor-Fortune 500 & Forbes Top Voted Company!

Buckingham Search - Northbrook, IL

A globally recognized, Fortune 500, and Frobes Top-Voted leader in manufacturing and distribution is seeking a motivated and experienced IT Auditor to join their team.

This is an excellent opportunity to apply your knowledge and skills in a role that impacts the world positively, as they produce a product that supports life on earth. You'll be a key player in audits, working alongside top experts and collaborating with business partners to enhance controls. You will work across various teams and projects including IT, Operational, and Compliance audits.


  • Executes IT general and application controls reviews; IT security and governance reviews; and controls optimization; Pre- and post-implementation reviews; Business process and Database security controls reviews; and familiarity with ACL analytics and continuous control auditing.
  • Identifying key risks and controls, knowledge of IT application, configuration and manual controls within complex IT environments.
  • Identify risk areas, document findings, and reports per IIA standards.
  • Assists with IT risk assessments, reviews of system access, segregation of duties, and documentation of controls/processes.
  • Prioritize and assist in scheduling audit tests to be performed and interact with auditees to obtain the necessary information
  • Evaluates the design and effectiveness of controls throughout the business and provides client-focused value added recommendations in a clear manner to stakeholders.
  • Use audit software (i.e. ACL, SAS) to analyze large volumes of data for trends, outliers, specific attributes to enhance audit coverage.
  • Reviews operations and programs to ascertain whether results are consistent with established objectives and goals and whether the operations or programs are being carried out as planned.
  • Reviews the systems established to ensure compliance with those policies, plans, procedures, laws, and regulations which could have a significant impact on operations and reports and whether the organization is in compliance.
  • Use SAP ECC/BI tools to extract data from IT systems for use in audits.
  • Partners with IT management and other business owners to enhance IT control environment.
  • Performs ad hoc appraisals, inspections, investigations, examinations or reviews at the request of the Vice President, Internal Audit.


  • Minimum three (3) years of (non-SOX) IT audit experience with demonstrated increasing complexity.
  • Previous practical experience in an IT role (e.g., developer, network engineer, cybersecurity, etc.) highly desired.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field (Management Information Systems, Decision and Information Sciences, Computer Information Systems, Computer Sciences, Accounting/Finance, etc.).
  • CISA or relevant certification required or in progress.
  • Experience and understanding of various governance frameworks and standards such as COBIT, ISO, NIST, COSO, and GDPR Regulations.
  • Proficient understanding of IT controls (e.g., security, change management, disaster recovery & backup, infrastructure, etc.), SDLC/Agile methodologies, cybersecurity, cloud, network architecture, IT governance.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including listening, interviewing skills and influencing skills with ability to discuss complex issues clearly.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, data analysis tools (e.g., Tableau, ACL), GRC systems (e.g., AuditBoard), or similar electronic workpaper management tools.


  • They are a $4B+ global leader in agriculture that is super acquisitive and stable
  • On Forbes’ 2022 list of America’s Best Midsize Employers
  • Very competitive compensation packages with an amazing 401K match & premier benefits
  • Amazing leadership that puts learning and development at the forefront. Long tenures here
  • Flexible remote work and strong support for your life outside of work (40-hour work weeks)

Posted On: Friday, September 15, 2023

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