Senior Internal Auditor - Great long-term career path!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

A global manufacturing holding company is hiring a Senior Internal Auditor to its Corporate Audit team!

  • Downtown Chicago office
  • A longstanding organization that continues to grow/acquire while providing their holding companies with high autonomy!
  • Leadership trusts employees to recognize opportunities and address them with sound judgement, agility, and creativity
  • Exciting opportunities to rotate out of audit into Manager or Controller roles across the organization as you progress in your career!

Summary:

The Senior Auditor will apply risk and control concepts to scenarios encountered and identify any potential issues, and promptly/accurately communicate any identified issues to senior management to ensure any potential concerns are addressed in a timely and effective manner. In addition, they will develop audit programs/testing procedures specific to the risk and test objectives and conduct audits beginning to end.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • Between 3+ years of auditing experience is required
  • Professional certification required (e.g., CPA, CIA, CISA, CFE)
  • Public accounting firm experience highly preferred
  • Manufacturing and cost accounting experience strongly desired
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally, up to 40%
  • Strong knowledge of US GAAP, statutory and other complex accounting principles, internal controls, business processes, and COSO and IIA standards
  • Strong oral and written communication skills are mandatory
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • High level MS Excel proficiency (e.g., VLOOKUP, pivot tables, macros, etc.)
  • Strong internal control orientation, both business process/financial and IT
  • Ability to present complex business issues to all levels of management
  • Proactive in researching business best practice concepts in order to apply as appropriate
  • Solid listening skills and ability to identify gaps in logic – inquisitive, and professionally skeptical, in nature
  • Strong organization and follow up skills including the ability to handle competing priorities and meet all deadlines and commitments

 

 



Posted On: Monday, March 29, 2021



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