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Internal Audit Senior

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Date: Mar 5, 2018

Location: Columbus, OH, US, 43085

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


The Corporate Auditor conducts Sarbanes-Oxley, financial, and operational control testing through execution of audit programs by obtaining, analyzing, and evaluating evidentiary data to form objective conclusions and generate recommendations. This position is responsible for the accurate and timely documentation of all audit findings and recommendations as well as reporting all documentation to management. The ideal candidate is a highly analytical self-starter with excellent writing and communication skills who can easily juggle multiple assignments at once and can interact with all levels of the organization. 

Job Duties

  • Plans and maintains project objectives and scope, including tailored work programs to guide project execution
  • Manages day-to-day activities associated with audit projects, including status reporting and issue management
  • Communicates with project team members and other key stakeholders to keep them informed regarding project priorities, issues, and expected outcomes
  • Develops and documents an understanding of business processes, including key objectives, activities, constraints, risks, and controls
  • Evaluates the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls and reports audit findings to upper levels of management.  Makes recommendations for correcting inadequate controls, improving operations, and reducing costs.
  • Analyzes information gathered to identify problems, risks, or opportunities for improvement
  • Leads and supports team through the delegation of tasks, monitoring of progress, and quality review of work products
  • Formulates and vets preliminary conclusions and facilitates the identification of root-cause and potential business impact
  • Identifies opportunities to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the department and to deliver value-added services to the Company
  • Builds relationships with business leaders to promote awareness of Internal Audit’s capabilities and enhance collaboration
  • Stays abreast of current business and economic developments relevant to the organization’s business
  • Participates in technical training and maintains professional certifications.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business or other related field
  • Minimum of 3 years of related audit or applicable business experience; public accounting experience preferred
  • CPA, CIA, or CISA certification preferred
  • Strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated integrity, values, principles, and work ethic
  • Self-starter with the ability to manage multiple activities utilizing project management skills
  • Experience in leading teams and supervising others to achieve goals
  • Self-confidence to provide ideas and opinions that challenge the status quo
  • Ability to foster an efficient, innovative and team-oriented work environment
  • Ability to develop strong working relationships with stakeholders to enable efficiency and effectiveness


Company Information

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.


Nearest Major Market: Columbus
Nearest Secondary Market: Dublin

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