Senior Auditor - International manufacturer in the loop!

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

A Multi-billion-dollar diversified manufacturer in Chicago's Loop is looking to hire a new Senior Auditor to their team!

This company is known for a history of acquisitions, having acquired 10+ competitors in the last few years. This strategy has led the company to double in size over the past 9 years and there is no end in sight. They now have a global reach in 20+ countries through a portfolio of holding companies and brands!

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and execute the financial, Sarbanes-Oxley and IT based audit engagements.
  • Work with the Internal Audit Manager and assist in the preparation of the annual audit plan by location/function based on internal risk assessment processes.
  • Maintain and update the internal audit programs and policies, as necessary. Develop new audit programs as situations dictate.
  • Prepare internal audit reports and memos for review by the Internal Audit Manager. Ensure issues are clearly described and recommendations are sound and in accordance with Company policies and standards.

Qualifications:

  • An undergraduate degree in accounting, finance or equivalent field required.
  • CPA certification is preferred. CIA and/or CISA a plus.
  • 2+ years of relevant accounting/auditing experience; preferably in the manufacturing industry.
  • Previous SEC experience is a plus.
  • Technical accounting interest, skills and expert working knowledge of GAAP and the Company’s Financial Standards.
  • Ability to effectively supervise and motivate engagement staff and to relate effectively with all levels of management.
  • Sound knowledge of audit practices and procedures.
  • Ability to manage multiple field audit assignments and/or special projects and to meet deadlines.
  • Strong analytical, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Proficiency in personal computer skills including Microsoft WORD, EXCEL, and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to travel 50% of the time, including domestic and international assignments.


Posted On: Friday, March 5, 2021



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