Buckingham Search

Senior Internal Auditor - 100% Remote

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Senior Internal Auditor

Location: Fully Remote (headquartered in Lake Forest, IL)

We are a leading third-party recruitment agency, seeking a highly motivated and experienced Auditor to join our client who is a leading global manufacturer.

Things to get excited about:

  • Work at a growing $2B publicly held company: growing organically through acquistions
  • Opportunity to rotate into accounting or finance or stay in audit and become a lead auditor
  • Responsible for 14 audits out of the 40+ performed each year
  • Opportunity for CPA reimbursement
  • Travel to locations that don't require quarantine (mostly domestic travel), with 35-50% travel required to service the company's 80 business units
  • International travel to Western Europe, Germany, and China as part of a team of 3-5 people


In this role, you will be responsible for executing financial, IT, and compliance audits at business unit and corporate levels. This position requires participation in meetings with internal management and the external audit firm, understanding risks and controls related to SOX and financial reporting processes, analyzing accounting records for deficient controls or non-compliance, presenting findings to management, and following up on implementation progress. Additionally, this role should challenge the status quo, attend training and look for ways to improve operational efficiency.


  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Accounting
  • 2+ years of progressive public accounting/audit experience; Big 4 and manufacturing experience are a plus
  • CPA (or at least working towards it)
  • Knowledge of current US GAAP and GAAS Strong analytical and project management skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication/presentation skills
  • Must be detail-oriented in order to thrive in hands-on environment
  • Available to travel both domestically and internationally (annual average is 35-50%)
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.)
  • Experience with JDE and Hyperion are a plus Foreign language skills are a plus (i.e., German, Italian, etc.)

If you are a self-starter with a passion for internal audit and want to join a dynamic team, please apply today!

Posted On: Wednesday, March 29, 2023

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