Internal Auditor - Leuven - permanent position
August 10, 2018
Accounting & finance
For a global industry leader based in Leuven we are currently looking for an Internal Auditor (m/f) for a permanent position.
The company is located in Leuven and is a global industry leader (NY listed).
Reporting to the local Senior Audit Manager EMEA, your main responsibilities as an Internal Auditor will be:
- You conduct Financial, Operational and Compliance audit projects in Europe, Middle-East (Abu Dhabi - 1 X /year) and South-Africa (Cape Town - 1 X / year). As part of these projects you will have the opportunity to learn how to build an audit program in line with the targeted risk and approved audit plan;
- You conduct internal control audits to verify compliance with Sarbanes Oxley. You will have the opportunity to learn more about the internal control environment within a company quoted on the US stock exchange;
- About 50% of your time will be dedicated to internal controls and compliance with Sarbanes Oxley, and 50% to other projects;
- You work consistent with high audit standards and within the established audit program, time and budget;
- You critically assess effectiveness and efficiency of processes and/or controls and promote continuous improvement throughout the organization;
- You gather and summarize audit results and recommended actions comprehensively and accurately within the audit documentation;
- You assist in preparing clear and summarized results for delivery to management through presentations and written reports;
- You ensure the information resulting from the audits remains confidential and is used appropriately.
- You will be joining a team of 2 internal audit experts.
Required profile for the Internal Auditor:
- You have a master in Economics, Accounting, Finance or related field;
- You have minimum of 2 years of professional level Audit/Finance experience, preferable at a big 4 audit firm or similar;
- You have very good English writing and communication skills, knowledge of other European languages is an asset;
- You are passionate to learn more about the Internal Audit function and to build your career within one company;
- You prepare work that is accurate and complete; you have excellent analytical skills and able to synthesize large amounts of information;
- You are familiar with Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and business processes;
- You are familiar with the working of an ERP system;
- You are comfortable and confident in interacting with audited staff and management;
- You are naturally inclined to work in a team and willing to travel up to 40% (weekend are always free);
- The company's Internal Audit promotes exchange between audits teams and is open to candidates who are willing to consider experiences in other regions (APAC & US).
What our client offers:
- An attractive salary package;
- A company car;
- The company is close to the E40 highway and is easily reachable by car;
- The size / geographic scope of the company will offer job opportunity to grow after 2-3 years of fruitful collaboration in the role of internal auditor.
Interested in this position? Apply today.
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