AbbVie

Senior Financial Auditor

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, United States
Posted
Nov 18, 2020
Ref
2008608
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

AbbVie's Internal Audit (IA) function plays a valuable role in protecting and enhancing the organization's value by providing risk-based and objective assurance, advice and insights. The function is guided by a disciplined, collaborative approach that is aligned with AbbVie's strategy and the IIA standards with a focus on constant innovation and talent development.

The Senior Financial Auditor is responsible for conducting Financial audits of critical processes throughout AbbVie's international and domestic organizations and formulating recommendations for improvement in operating performance and controls. Auditors will spend approximately 24 months on the Corporate Audit staff in a career development rotational program before moving on to other challenging opportunities within the company.

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Plan and execute Financial audits throughout AbbVie's international and domestic organizations.
  • Coordinate execution of financial audit plans to optimize audit speed and effectiveness.
  • Coordinate efforts with internal / external audit as appropriate.
  • Prepare and present financial audit findings to business stakeholders.
  • Identify and communicate risk & control themes.
  • Participate in the financial risk assessment and development of the audit plan for assigned entities and critical systems.

Qualifications

Basic:
  • 3-6 years' experience of Public accounting - Big 4 or next tier (i.e Grant Thornton, RMS, BDO)
  • Previous experience as a Senior Auditor (at least one, preferably two busy seasons)
  • Bachelors Degree in finance and/or accounting
  • 20-40% travel to AbbVie's International and Domestic locations required

Preferred:
  • CPA highly preferred or progress toward attaining CPA
  • Other certifications/degrees a plus: CIA, CPA, CFE, MBA
  • Language skills a plus

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.