Audit Senior Associate

April 22, 2019


Company

Campbell Soup Company

Industry

Food and Beverage

Category

Internal Audit

Location

Camden, NJ


Description

 

The Corporate Audit Senior Associate is responsible for reviewing internal controls throughout Campbell's global operations, identifying control concerns and making recommendations for improving control environments and operational efficiency. The candidate will be tasked with understanding basic accounting principles and being able to apply them to their audit engagements.

Primary responsibilities include:

1. Execute audits by:

  • Analyzing financial and/or operational data to assess the location and/or business process(es);
  • Identifying trends and root causes of business issues;
  • Providing Audit Leads with timely updates of work performed;
  • Documenting the results of work performed in real time;
  • Making observations for control or process improvements;
  • Providing meaningful insights to stakeholders; and
  • Collaborating with the business to drive actions that really matter and are specific, measurable and realistic.
  • Coaching associates on proper workpaper documentation, including the right level of detail, organization etc.

2. Actively working with stakeholders to ensure that agreed upon management action items are closed on or before due dates. Escalate to Strategists any actions that are not on track to close on time or require significant judgment

3. Participate in the continuous improvement of our audit approach, to gain efficiencies and maximize audit scopes.

4. Continue to improve the tools (SharePoint, report templates, workpaper templates, etc.) that we use to help us be more efficient in how we do our work.

5. Establish and maintain excellent relationships within the team and across the business.

6. Seek feedback from the business to understand the concerns and challenges they face and continually refine our process to meet those needs.

7. Remain current on Company and industry trends.

8. Participate in the recruiting and onboarding of new members of the department.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics, information sciences and technology, management information systems, or other related field required.  We will also consider any undergraduate major with an MBA degree.
  • 2-6 years of experience required, audit or industry experience in some combination of internal audit, public accounting, or a business operational/financial role is preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to focus on what really matters.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communications skills that demonstrate an ability to speak the language of the business not just ‘audit speak.’
  • Proven ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
  • Leadership skills as shown in the ability to positively influence others and thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
  • High standard of ethics and professionalism.

Fortune 1000 Company?

Yes

Job Type

Full Time

Career Level

Two plus years of experience

Travel Requirements

15%

Contact Name

Michele Velluzzi

Contact Phone

+1 856-342-4933

Contact Email

michele_velluzzi@campbellsoup.com