Buckingham Search

Lead SOX Auditor - Global Company - #1 in their Industry

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL


A global leader in the manufacturing industry is looking to add a Lead SOX Auditor to their team. They are the #1 in their space worldwide and have won many awards for their high-quality products.


  • Manage SOX compliance testing globally (55%)
  • Plan, manage, and execute internal audits (40%)
  • Continuous process improvement 5%)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a business-related field including Management Information Systems is required
  • 4+ years of audit or accounting experience required
  • 2+ years supervisory experience leading audit staff
  • Big 4 audit firm or equivalent audit experience preferred
  • Experience in executing and maintaining a SOX testing program preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or equivalent preferred
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) a plus
  • Knowledge of SAP a plus
  • Experience within a manufacturing or distribution environment is preferred (banking and financial services not as preferred)
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 30%
  • Comprehensive understanding of internal control concepts and experience in applying them to plan, perform audits, and execute SOX projects.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of internal auditing standards, COSO, risk assessment practices, US GAAP and US GAAS, information technology and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance activities.

Posted On: Monday, September 25, 2023

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