20 days old

Internal Audit Finance & Operations Specialist

Chicago, IL 60664



Organization: Corporate Functions/Finance




Location: Chicago, IL







We Are:


Accenture is helping transform leading organizations and communities around the world. Choose Accenture and make delivering innovative work part of your extraordinary career. Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture is consistently recognized on FORTUNEs 100 Best Companies to Work For and DiversityIncs Top 50 Companies for Diversity lists.






The Internal Audit Department provides the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors with an independent and objective assessment of the reliability and integrity of financial and select operating information, the effectiveness and efficiency of Accenture plc and its consolidated subsidiaries (the Company) systems and internal controls, and compliance with the Companys policies and procedures. Internal Audit Services also provides advisory services designed to add value and improve the Companys operations through bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, controls, operations, and governance processes.





You Are:


An agile, highly-motivated, innovative thinker with a background in audit, risk, or compliance looking to join a fast-paced, global internal audit organization that has embraced transformative capabilities including advanced analytics, dynamic risk assessment processes, and automation to retain its role as a trusted advisor to the business.





The Work:



+ Participate in the creation and execution of the risk-based audit plan, reporting results to Accenture Leadership and the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors


+ Conduct a wide-ranging scope of audits with an emphasis on assessing emerging areas of risk including revenue recognition, contract accounting, compliance, fraud, operations and outsourcing.


+ Through advisory services, work with our business partners to help them proactively identify and manage risk in new technologies, new go-to-market offerings, and critical corporate initiatives.


+ Shape the future of the Accenture Internal Audit through involvement in departmental initiatives that enable us to become more efficient and effective in everything we do.


+ Ensure your technical skill set and business acumen stay current and relevant through participation in our robust training program.






Why Should I Join the Accenture Team?


You are looking for an internal audit role that provides you with exposure to senior levels of leadership, enables you to work with emerging technologies, provides opportunities for international travel and flexible work arrangements (work from home), requires little to no SOX testing, and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.





Role Requirements:


Ability to travel (up to 20%)






Basic Qualifications:




+ Undergraduate Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a related field


+ Minimum of 3 years experience in external or internal auditing or similar compliance-based roles




Preferred Qualifications:




+ Possession of a relevant professional certification (CPA, CMA, CA, or CIA) is preferred


+ Experience conducting external/internal audits or assessments, preferably for a global organization


+ Experience leveraging predictive models and custom analytics in audit planning and execution is preferred


+ Strong working knowledge of financial, operational, compliance, and systems auditing techniques




Professional Skills:




+ Strong verbal and written communication skills and proficiency with the English language


+ Demonstrated leadership, teamwork, and collaboration skills


+ Demonstrated leadership in professional setting; either military or civilian


+ Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a professional setting; either military or civilian




Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture.





Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.





Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.





Equal Employment Opportunity


All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law.





Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.





Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women.



Categories

Posted: 2019-11-01 Expires: 2019-12-01

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Internal Audit Finance & Operations Specialist

Accenture
Chicago, IL 60664

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast