Senior Audit Professional (Commodities - Trading)

Switzerland (CH)
Top Swiss salary
20 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
25-50% Travel

My client is one of the largest and most iconic commodity companies in the world, based in German speaking Switzerland. The audit department has a strong reputation within the corporate governance world. Despite the size and complexity of the organisation, they still uphold a healthy relationship with the business; positioning themselves as ‘internal business consultants’, rather than ‘internal police’ – a rarity in the GRC world.

Key responsibilities:

  • Plan and lead audit engagements with a global remit
  • Continuous analysis of the companies’ internal controls environment; proposing upgrades/changes to mitigate any identified risks
  • Audit plan involved financial, operational and compliance audits
  • Particular focus on the audit of trading
  • Undertaking ad hoc special reviews (investigations)
  • Travel 30%  internationally

The candidate:

  • 5+ years of professional working experience within an audit/risk capacity
  • 2+ years of experience working within/with a commodity trading company
  • Qualified accountant highly preferable
  • Some experience leading international teams
  • Fluent English speaker and ability to write audit reports in English
  • EU citizen

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