Sodexo USA Gaithersburg , MD 20877
Sodexo has an exciting new opening for 2 Group Internal Auditors at our North American Headquarters in Gaithersburg, MD. This is an ideal opportunity for someone with a strong background in operations and strong financial acumen.
This role does require 50% travel including international travel.
The Group Internal Auditor will be responsible for:
Performing operational and financial audits in our entities (contract management, finance, supply chain, HR, delegation of authorities, H&S, etc.)
Writing audit reports in English and presenting main results to local and Group management
Executing special audits as requested by Group Chairwoman, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officers or Chief Financial Officer, including Mergers & Acquisitions, special assistance to subsidiaries, etc
The Group Internal Auditor, may fulfill various roles during the audit execution process: audit lead or auditor roles.
All Group Internal Audit team members may be assigned as Audit Leads.
In general, the Audit Lead assumes overall responsibility for:
In general, the Auditor completes all work according to the requirements of Group Internal Audit, as delegated by the Audit Lead or Audit Manager, and seeks their advice and counsel to avoid lost time.
In detail, the responsibilities of an Auditor are to:
Generally, while the auditor fulfills the above roles on a rotational basis, he/she is capable, with appropriate guidance and supervision, of performing a professional audit of the assigned auditable areas.
Master's degree from a Business or Engineering school (preferred but not required)
Financial background with good understanding of risks & internal control
Good knowledge of the Sodexo business (notably in operations) OR solid grounding and practical experience in auditing (either financial and/or operational) i.e. internal audit or external audit proven experience
Ability to write persuasive and effective reports, clearly defining findings, causes and proposing recommendations.
Fluency in English as well as one or several European languages (e.g. French/German/Spanish)
Group Internal Audit (GIA) is a global function reporting administratively to the Chairwoman of the Board and functionally to the Audit Committee. The GIA organization is established throughout 3 locations/offices. Each office has a Head of Audit (HOA), reporting to the SVP Group Internal audit, and managing of team of several auditors. The auditor reports to a Head of Regional/Functional Audit Group.
Main assisgnments include:
Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement
Basic Management Experience
Basic Functional Experience
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.