Robert Half Finance & Accounting Internal Auditor in Chicago, Illinois

Our client, a recognized leader in the manufacturing industry is looking for an Internal Audit Associate to join their team Downtown Chicago!! To apply to this Internal Audit Associate position please email your resume separately in a word document to In the subject line of your email type "Internal Audit Associate". Job Description: - Conduct financial and compliance audits and operational reviews of our businesses. This involves planning audits by evaluating the complexity and risk of the audit client and adjusting the scope of the audit procedures accordingly. - Plan reviews - Establish audit programs - Determine scope of review in conjunction with the Audit Manager - Review the suitability of internal control design - Conduct audit testing of specified area and identify reportable issues and dimension of risk The position responsibilities outlined above are in no way to be construed as all encompassing. Other duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required and/or assigned as necessary. Qualifications and Competencies: A highly motivated individual contributor with a desire to drive operational processes is sought for this role. The successful candidate will work seamlessly with the other members of the Internal Audit team to partner with the business in a hands-on and engaged style. The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and competencies: Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Accounting, Finance, or business-related field OR Bachelor s degree in Management Information Systems or other Information Technology-related field.

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of professional work experience. Experience in internal auditing or public accounting is preferred, but not required. Experience in Big 4 Audit firm or equivalent audit experience a Plus. Business/operations/manufacturing experience is preferred.

  • Strong understanding of SOX processes including ability to design and execute SOX test plans, assist with remediation efforts, and properly document testing results.

  • Manufacturing industry experience is desired.

  • Knowledge of SAP is desired.

  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally from 20% - 25% Competencies:

  • Unquestionable integrity, credibility and character who has demonstrated high moral and ethical behavior.

  • Proactive – demonstrated ability and desire to improve individual performance and advance the efficiency and effectiveness of the department

  • A good listener with outstanding interpersonal qualities and a natural, effective consultative style

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, strong organizational and analytical skills, and project management experience

  • A highly motivated team player that contributes to an atmosphere in which people work together to produce outstanding results. The ability to constructively reconcile differences in an open and positive manner.

Robert Half Finance & Accounting is the world's leader in specialized financial staffing. We provide exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in more than 340 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities.

But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016), and 9 out of 10 of our clients and candidates would recommend our service to a colleague.

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Req ID: 01300-0008945191

Functional Role: Auditor - Internal

Country: USA

State: IL

City: Chicago

Postal Code: 60604

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: MS Excel