Senior Internal Auditor in Springdale, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

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Career Description


This position is responsible for executing audit projects and maintaining standards of quality on audit projects by creating audit programs, time budgets, work papers and reports. This position will supervise domestic corporate audit and consulting projects for the company's audit services team as well as plant audits and SOX activities. This includes performing financial and operational audits in order to evaluate compliance with Tyson policies and procedures. Specific responsibilities include: assist in the evaluation of key risks; establish audit objectives and create audit programs; assist in the execution of an efficient and effective audit approach and ensure all assigned work is completed according to schedule and within the established budget parameters; review of audit work paper documentation, including narratives, test results and identified issues. Other responsibilities include: communicate audit findings to process owner sand draft audit reports; identify and communicate process improvement opportunities; establish a reputation of being a value added service to the business and corporate functions; lead and develop audit staff.


Education: Bachelor's degree, preferably with an emphasis in Accounting or Finance.

Experience: 3+ years professional experience preferred, with a portion being made up of either public accounting or industry internal audit experience preferred; good knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills with knowledge of Excel, Word & PowerPoint as well as SAP. Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of management; strong presentation skills.

Special Skills: Certified Public Accountant or Certified Internal Auditor certification(s) a plus.

Supervisory: This position has no responsibility for supervising other personnel.

Travel: Approximately 20%.