Saint Louis, MO
Why is This a Great Opportunity:
-Chance to pivot into a Finance role within 18 months
-Travel to unreal international locations (Germany, France, Italy)
-Great Growth Opportunity
50% Financial/50% Operational Audit-Internal Control Guidance-Work collaboratively within team setting to improve processes/procedures
1-4 years of public experience
SOX exposure/ public client exposure
This position will be involved in the planning and execution of operational and financial control audits. This includes an evaluation of the overall control environment, detailed test of controls, and recommendations for improvements. These results have to be achieved in a manner that enhances the overall organization, and this is accomplished through using the following competencies: Teamwork, Influence, Collaboration, Initiative, Customer Focus, Critical Thinking, and Achieving Results.
: Perform planning activities for audit projects, based on risk and objectives to ensure the audit is effective.
: Execution of the audit program with adequate support documentation to complete the internal audit.
: Evaluate and document business processes and be able to provide recommendations for improvements.
: Identify potential control weaknesses, irregularities, discrepancies, and deviations from prescribed procedures, policies, and practices to help the Company improve performance and meet regulatory requirements.
: Communicate to auditee the objectives and results of the audit in written and verbal form.
: Provide internal control guidance in an advisory manner.
Required Skills and Experience
: Required Education: Bachelor degree in accounting, business, or related field
: Required Experience: 1 year of auditing experience or applicable business experience; 3 years highly preferred.
: Basic knowledge of Sarbanes-Oxley, auditing theory and practice, accounting and finance, and general familiarity with information systems controls
: Good analytical skills
: Good oral and written communication skills
: Ability to work both independently and as part of a project team
: Project management and leadership skills
: Proficient with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio)
: Position requires travel from 30% to 40% including international
Preferred Skills and Experience
: Professional certification (CPA, CIA, CMA, etc.)
: Public accounting experience
: Prior consumer product industry experience and/or manufacturing experience
: Prior experience with data extraction/analysis in an SAP or Scala environment
: Proficient with ACL software
: Multi-language skills, particularly Spanish and Chinese
Working Relationships & Environment
: This position reports administratively to the Audit Manager but will take on various roles within the audit project team based on specific projects assigned.
: This position requires someone who is a team player and is open to diversity, as they will work with Energizer Colleagues around the world.