Buckingham Search

Senior Internal Auditor

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Do you love puzzles, problem-solving, and research? A position in internal auditing is your opportunity to apply those skills and keep a company running at peak efficiency as you anticipate future circumstances. As a senior internal auditor, you will work alongside a collaborative team and be a key leader within the group. What is more exciting is that as you learn the business within your audit role & develop a strong business acumen, you will have access to rotate to other departments and business functions as you see fit.


  • Lead planned audits into the company, including organizing teams, inspecting accounts, checking compliance with applicable laws, detecting ineffective or inefficient practices and verifying financial records
  • Organize and present meaningfully detailed reports to communicate the results of an audit to company management
  • Supplement written reports with suggestions for changes in policy
  • Communicate with other departments to verify records and confirm company policies
  • Evaluate company inventory, records, worker statements, assets, payrolls, cash on hand, insurance, tax statements and annuities, and use the information to guide financial policy
  • Assist in determining whether the company’s financial actions and policies reflect its intentions, and make judgment calls to improve the company’s trajectory if need be
  • Research federal and state financial laws and examine the company’s books to ensure compliance, and inform management immediately if there is a discrepancy
  • Review past data, stay informed about new developments and be prepared to integrate changing books into a current policy


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or another related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in private or public accounting or auditing
  • Mathematical, analytical, communication (written and oral), time management, decision making and leadership skills


  • CPA or CPA Candidate, or CIA
  • Proficiency with auditing software 

Posted On: Wednesday, March 8, 2023

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