Senior IT Auditor - (Internal Audit) in Chicago, IL at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/23/2018

Career Snapshot

Career Description

This position is responsible for executing internal audit projects and maintaining standards of quality on audit projects by creating audit programs, time budgets, work papers, and reports. This position will supervise IT and data analytic related audit projects for the company's internal audit team as well as domestic corporate audits, consulting projects, plant audits and SOX activities. This includes performing IT, financial, and operational audits in order to evaluate compliance with Tyson policies and procedures. Specific responsibilities include the following: 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; communicate audit findings to process owners and 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: Requires a Bachelor's degree in an academic field directly related and essential to this job such as accounting, information systems, or finance.

Experience: 3 + years of experience preferred, a combination of public accounting and industry internal audit as well as good knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) preferred.

Computer Skills: Advanced computer skills necessary, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SAP. Knowledge of IT general controls and processes and Teammate is preferred. Working knowledge of IDEA, ACL, or other database software is a plus.

Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to work and communicate effectively with all levels of management; strong presentation skills.

Special Skills: Certified Public Accountant, Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Information Systems Auditor certification(s) a plus.

Travel: Up to 50 % annually

Job Requirements

Prior IT audit experience preferred. This position will work on a combination of IT, data analytics, and financial audits

***Position can be based out of Chicago, IL or Springdale, AR offices***