Salary Mid-Point: $70,000
Location: Chicago IL
Job Type: Permanent

Our client, who is located in the heart of downtown Chicago, seeks a highly motivated Internal Auditor who thrives on new experiences and challenges. As an  Internal Auditor, you will play an integral role in evaluating the company’s business processes and effectiveness of internal controls. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of financial, operational, information technology, and compliance reviews as well as evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls over external financial reporting as part of the company’s Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance activities. In this role you’ll report to the Senior Internal Audit Manager.   

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with the planning and execution of financial, operational, information technology, and compliance related reviews. 
  • Perform walkthroughs of complex business processes and test the design and effectiveness of internal controls.  
  • Document work and assist in the preparation of observations and recommendations for corrective action. 
  • Effectively apply the COSO internal control framework and US GAAP accounting principles.
  • Serve as a consultant and business partner with management.  

Requirements

  • Comfortable working both independently or in teams and working within a complex environment.
  • Ability to diagnose problems, determine root causes, and recommend solutions to complex challenges.  
  • Comfortable working both independently or in teams and working within a complex environment.
  • Undergraduate degree in accounting, business, or a related field.
  • One to three years of internal or external audit experience.
  • Experience in working for a Big 4 or second teir public accounting firm preferred.
  • Experience in using data extraction and analysis software a plus.
  • Professional accreditation (e.g., CIA, CPA, CISA) a plus.
  • Willingness to travel to domestic and international offices (25%).

Interested candidates should send their resume to austinwirtas@ifgpr.com