Senior Auditor in Omaha, NE at Valmont Careers

Date Posted: 1/22/2023

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15000 Valmont Plaza Omaha Nebraska 68154

Why Valmont

We’re Here to Move the World Forward.

Valmont impacts millions of people around the world every day, yet they might not realize the many ways. Our technology is helping feed the growing population, supplying the world with more reliable energy and access to renewables, enhancing connectivity in remote and urban locations to create a sustainable future and so much more. Simply put, Valmont is advancing agricultural productivity and reimagining vital infrastructure to make life better.

Join a Fortune 1000 company that respects hard work, honors diversity and invests in our employees as we focus on creating the world of tomorrow, today. We are the modern workforce. Are you ready to move the world forward? Apply now.

A Brief Summary of this Position:

Under the direction of the Audit Manager, this Individual Contributor position performs and leads detailed audit reviews to support Valmont’s annual internal audit plan and other projects.  This position is responsible for leading the planning, fieldwork and reporting of various audit entities and providing recommendations for the improvement of internal, operational, and management control systems. The nature of this position requires strong collaboration with internal business partners as well as external business partners to include external audit firms. 

Essential Functions:

  • This position reports to the Audit Manager and has no direct or indirect reports
  • This role requires up to 25% travel (internationally and domestically), including overnight stays
  • Assess and report the results of assigned audits and projects for accuracy, efficiency, and effectiveness
  • Investigate and determine root cause of control weaknesses and assess the impact on the Company’s control environment
  • Consult with management to develop timely and achievable remediation plans
  • Train and mentor intermediate and associate team members
  • Seek and identify areas of process improvement

Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities):

  • Preferred Bachelor’s with 5+ years relevant experience or Associate’s degree with 7+ years relevant experience or 9+ years relevant experience
  • Three years of auditing experience in a professional service or manufacturing company
  • Expert knowledge of financial and operational auditing processes and procedures
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to clearly and concisely present information to management
  • Strong audit planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to travel overnight within the US and internationally approximately 25%

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications:

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance, Auditing, MIS or Business Administration from an accredited university
  • Professional certification such as CPA, CIA, or CIS Auditor
  • Master’s degree in Accounting, Finance or MIS
  • Experience training and developing others
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Expert knowledge and use of Excel, Access, and related tools
  • Experience using and developing data analytics

Working Environment and Physical Efforts:

Work is typically performed in an office setting.  The incumbent is regularly required to sit for extended periods of time, as well as talk and listen on the phone and in personal conversations or meetings.    Environment is fast paced and demanding most of the time.  Approximately 25% overnight travel is required for this position (both domestic and international).  The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms while working in the office with various files and forms and while working on the computer.  The employee is occasionally required to move about the office.  Incumbent must utilize proper ergonomic safeguards such as monitor height and positions, keyboard location and height and proper wrists rests. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 15 pounds in working with large files, binders, and computer equipment.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.

Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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