Who is OMNOVA Solutions? OMNOVA Solutions is a specialty chemicals and functional surfaces company, whose technologies enhance the performance of a wide variety of well-known products across the globe. We are proud to offer The Science in Better Brands. What are we looking for? Reporting directly to the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors, and administratively by the Chief Accounting Officer, the Director of Internal Audit is responsible for the overall design, implementation, coordination, strategy, and performance of the Companyu2019s Global Internal Audit function. This role serves as an internal consultant cross-functionally, providing support for operational and financial control improvement opportunities, efficiencies and standardization of process and risk mitigation. Your tasks and responsibilities... Lead the Companyu2019s Global Internal Audit function; Develop, modify and maintain a comprehensive risk-based internal audit plan that meets Management, Company Audit Committee and Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act requirements; Report to and support the Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors; Provide regular reports and status updates on audit findings and corrective actions at quarterly Audit Committee meetings and to the Companyu2019s Senior Leadership Team; Coordinate and confirm internal audit scope with the Companyu2019s independent external auditors; Supervise Internal Audit department personnel, (both internal associates and external consultants); Collaborate with other departments to identify opportunities to improve internal controls, standardization, efficiency, accuracy, dependability, and risk migration; Drive efficiencies that reduce external and internal audit costs; Establish and maintain ongoing working relationships with Finance, SOIP, Operations, Sourcing, Sales and Marketing, Human Resources and Information Technology teams; Participate in the Global Accounting Teamu2019s Succession Planning process; Ensure all Company Internal Audit department associates receive ongoing training, annual setting of personal objectives and performance management and career development plan development; Lead and conduct special investigations as needed. Who you are... Bachelor's in Accounting, Business Administration, or Finance 7-10 years ofu00a0experience in internal audit leadership, financial and operational accounting processes, integrated systems,u00a0internal controls, budgeting-u00a0preferably in a manufacturing environment Solid understanding of audit, accounting, finance, budgeting, operations; Excels in a collaborative environment and continuously explores opportunities to drive process improvement; Strong communication and leadership skills; Solid project management skills; Understanding of the sensitivity of confidential information; Ability to partner and collaborate with several cross-functional departments in a team environment; Communicates and works with several levels of associates cross-functionally; Ability to multi-task, prioritize projects and initiatives and communicate progress. Preferred Qualifications SAP, BPC, Lawson, Sharepoint, Workiva Why OMNOVA? The science of better careers. Come formulate yours. Bring your ingredients for success and together weu2019ll create a unique plan for your development and career growth. We recognize that without our talented employees and their passion and curiosity (which really are the backbone of our organization), we would not be where we are today.