Apple & Associates, Inc.
80,000 - $90,000
$14B Manufacturing Company—Near North Chicago Suburbs—Salary Commensurate with Experience
Huge company operating in over 50 countries.
Auditors typically rotate in 18-24 months to business unit controllers or finance positions.
International travel is an option for candidates who prefer it.
Seeking a Senior Auditor to perform processional internal auditing work, including financial, operational, and compliance audit projects. This position will also provide consulting services to the organization’s management and staff.
Minimum Education & Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and 2-4 years’ experience with manufacturing clients required, BIG 4 experience and CPA/CIA preferred.
Knowledge of and skill in applying internal auditing and accounting principles and practices.
Ability to detect and document weaknesses in internal controls.
Knowledge of the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.
Skill in collecting/analyzing complex data, evaluating information, and drawing logical conclusions.
Skill in negotiating issues and resolving problems.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office.
Effective verbal/written/presentation skills and ability to actively listen.
Ability to establish and maintain great working relationships and work effectively in a team environment.
Effective time management skills with creativity in addressing issues.
Ability to accept additional responsibilities and try new ideas and methodologies.
Ability to travel up to 50% without restrictions.
Duties & Responsibilities
Perform audit procedures, including identifying/defining issues, developing criteria, reviewing/analyzing evidence, and documenting client processes and procedures.
Review/evaluate internal control environment and develop specific analyses of strengths and weaknesses, along with recommended improvements.
Conduct interviews, review documents, develop/administer surveys, compose summary memos, and prepare working papers.
Identify develop, and document audit issues and recommendations using independent judgment.
Effectively communicate results of audit and consulting projects via written reports, in a timely manner.
Perform related work as assigned.
Inform In-charge of progress and/or difficulties encountered during the audit.
Exhibit professional behavior in business setting.
Maintain relationship with mentor.
At Apple & Associates, we understand that relationships are what make us stand apart. Whether you are a client or a candidate, you are an extension of the Apple & Associates’ family. Many of our recruiters have been with the company since its earliest days. They take great pride in the relationships they build; always emphasizing high standards, ethics and quality service. Our President, Debi Apple started her recruiting career in Aiken, South Carolina. She quickly became a top producer and leading authority in recruiting for the medical device, pharmaceutical and consumer product industries. Her passion and drive led her to open Apple & Associates in 1993. Under her leadership, Apple & Associates has grown to be one of the leading recruiting firms in these industries. Our company is proud to represent two of the largest medical device and pharmaceutical companies in the U.S., Covidien (formerly known as Tyco Healthcare) and our first and longtime client, Becton Dickinson. Now headquartered in Chapin, South Carolina, Apple & Associates has offices from coast to coast, offering regional recruiting expertise throughout the U.S. and Latin America. Our searches and permanent placements represent all levels, from CEO to staff level positions.