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Senior Internal Auditor, Columbus, OH $65-80k in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 4/16/2019

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Job Description

Vaco Financial specializes in the permanent placement of accounting and finance professionals of all levels and industries. We have a team of experienced accounting professionals on staff that makes it their responsibility to educate you on the market, present you with job opportunities to explore, and ensure that the right decision is made regarding your future career. We pride ourselves in providing you with a professional and confidential search.

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Internal Auditor for a large, manufacturing corporation headquartered in Central Ohio. This is a newly created position that will report to the Director of Audit and focus on SOX, financial analysis, acquisition due diligence and special projects.


  • Perform testing for financial, operational and compliance audits of various functions and other special projects.
  • Develop business partnerships with business unit leaders to help them understand and mitigate risks in their areas.
  • Play a decision-making role in regards to operational effectiveness and business strategy
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls and operating practices within company and divisions, including the safeguarding of assets and the economic and efficient use of company resources.
  • Determine compliance with policies and procedures; report on deviations uncovered, identify control weaknesses and areas of cost savings, and suggests remedial action(s).
  • Review and analyze controls over financial reporting for SOX compliance
  • Assist the external auditors in performing the year-end audit.


  • BS in Accounting, CPA or CIA preferred
  • 3+ years of audit experience in public accounting or large publicly traded corporation
  • Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and SEC reporting requirements
  • SOX compliance and internal controls evaluation experience
  • Solid analysis, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships and work effectively on a team

Our client offers a top of the market benefit package including medical, dental, vision, 401k and Paid Time Off.

If interested in learning more please apply today and I'll reach out with more information!

Work Authorization: U.S. Citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time.


Job Requirements

This senior auditing role requires an effective communicator with strong analytical skills and problem solving abilities. If that describe you, this is your chance to take your auditing career to the next level! Senior Internal Auditor requirements: • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business Administration from an accredited institution • 3+ years previous experience in auditing (public accounting and/or internal audit) • Solid working knowledge of audit planning and documentation software • CPA, CIA or MBA, a plus