Senior Auditor

Location: Chicago, IL
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $88,000.00 - $95,000.00
Date: 3/14/2018
Job ID: 02580124
Job Description
$1.8B Office Supplies Manufacturer—Northern Chicago Suburbs—Salary Commensurate with Experience
The Sizzle
  • Company offers competitive compensation and benefits packages.
  • Company takes pride in its winning employee culture, including generous PTO and encouraging teamwork, diversity, and inclusion.
  • Growing company, making room for advancement within the organization.
Minimum Education & Experience
  • 2-5 years’ experience as an auditor at a public accounting firm or internal audit department within private industry required, CPA and manufacturing experience highly preferred.
  • Have demonstrated a progression in complexity of auditing and accounting tasks.
  • Fluency in Spanish, Portuguese, German or Polish is highly desired, but not required.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (including Excel) and hands-on Data Mining experience with ACL or IDEA also highly desired.
  • Strong attention to detail and excellent project management, analytical, organizational, interpersonal, and oral/written communication skills.
  • Strong leadership, training, and mentoring skills with ability to thrive in a dynamic team environment.
  • Highly motivated self-starter with ability to multitask within time constraints and deadlines.
Duties & Responsibilities
  • Lead operational audit engagements on time, including planning, executing, directing.
  • Proactively interact with key business unit management to gather information, review processes for efficiency/effectiveness, resolve problems, and make recommendations for improvements.
  • Acquire a solid understanding of company’s manufacturing, distribution, sales, and marketing processes.
  • Supervise, train, and mentor associates, trainees, and interns on the audit process.
  • Research and analyze financial statement and operational audit-related issues.
  • Employ a thorough understanding of GAAP and common audit procedures and techniques.
  • Complete management testing of company’s internal controls in support of Sarbanes Oxley compliance.
  • Ability to travel 25% - 35%, internationally and domestically.