Lead Integrated Audit Professional (Automotive)

Available upon request
20 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
50-75% Travel

My client is a large multinational automotive manufacturing company with revenues of over $25bn. They are seeking a new audit lead to be based in Austria. The company has an excellent reputation of developing auditors into senior positions within the business. The audit remit is very large; auditing all areas of the business from Finance to IT.

Your role will include the following:

  • Financial audits (Local & US GAAP)
  • SOX compliance audits
  • Operational audits (supply chain, distribution, procurement, marketing, HR)
  • ITGC audits (audits performed on basic IT controls – mostly within an SAP environment)
  • Ad hoc investigations (fraud, bribery, embezzlement, collusion, kickbacks etc)
  • Lead the audit team in the DACH region on international assignments
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders in the business and develop relationships which will prove invaluable to securing positions beyond audit in the future
  • Travel approximately 70% of the time (mostly in Europe – back for weekends)

The ideal candidate profile:

  • 5-10 years of audit experience within a Big Four or internal audit environment
  • Good accounting knowledge
  • IT literate – experience auditing basic IT controls
  • Fluent German and English speaker. Any other language a bonus
  • Designations held in high regard; CIA, CISA, ACCA, CPA, CFE, CISM, CISSP etc
  • Experience leading teams and developing team members

Please submit your CV below for consideration, and a senior consultant will be in touch for a confidential conversation at your convenience.