Salary Mid-Point: $100,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent
Manager of SOX


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Minimum 5+ years internal audit or external audit experience
  • 2+ years of experience in a managerial role
  • Experience managing, coaching and developing accounting and finance professionals
  • COSO, SOX 302 and 404 compliance subject matter expert
  • Strong understanding of internal controls
  • Strong background in accounting, financial reporting and auditing
  • Strong understanding of internal controls, particularly internal controls over financial reporting (ICFR)
  • Strong desktop skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint).



  • MBA
  • Professional Certification (e.g., CPA, CIA, CISA)
  • "Big 4" accounting experience


Work Traits:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with a high degree of comfort with management, peer groups and internal and external auditors
  • Ability to be a change agent, consensus builder and thought leader that can drive improvement and efficiency by thinking creatively and outside the box
  • Ability to independently and deliver results in a timely and accurate manner; possess a proactive, hands-on approach to project management and issue resolution
  • Ability to effectively develop and communicate recommendations based upon SEC guidance and PCAOB standards
  • Detail-oriented problem solver with proven ability to evaluate processes, controls and issues to determine the risks; proven ability to facilitate discussions and bring to closure control issues
  • High ethical standards with a drive to achieve the right answer in difficult and/or urgent/frequently-changing situations
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a history of collaboration across teams
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; must be comfortable communicating with individuals at all levels of the organization and able to tailor communications appropriately

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