Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognised brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Mennen, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Tom's of Maine, Ajax, Fabuloso, Haci Sakir, elmex and Suavitel, as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.
Location: New York, New York, United States
No Relocation Assistance Offered
Note: If and when there is a job opening, the Company will contact only those individuals who have submitted resumes that match the skills, experience, and other requirements of the job opening. These candidates will receive an invitation link to apply to the specific job and must apply again in order to be considered for it.
Colgate-Palmolive Company offers exceptional careers within a truly global consumer products company. Our operations are based in more than 80 countries and our products meet the needs of six billion people around the globe.
Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek:
Global Experience taking part in global strategies and/or assignments in our international divisions or subsidiaries
Constant Challenge working with multiple teams and business units while developing and advancing within one global company
Development Opportunities achieving immediate responsibility and exposure to management
Work/Life Effectiveness fulfilling your personal needs and interests as you meet professional goals.
Colgate invites you to submit your resume to our Global Talent Acquisition group if you have an interest in being contacted when the following position becomes available:
Colgate-Palmolive Company has an exciting opportunity to join our team as Senior Internal Auditor.
The Senior Internal Auditor is responsible for conducting periodic reviews of financial and operating activities of the Company, its subsidiaries and other affiliates, to provide assurance to Management and the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors that established policies and procedures are properly applied. The employee also performs special reviews, as requested by senior management. All Colgate Audit activities should be conducted in compliance with Company policies, departmental quality and assurance guidelines and applicable policies, procedures and professional standards.
Lets talk about responsibilities:
Obtaining and performing appropriate analysis of data for the audit entity to assess risk(s), developing audit program to address identified risk(s), preparing the audit planning memorandum, conducting appropriate audit tests, and ensuring that testing is completed as scheduled and documented in compliance with departmental standards
Constantly monitoring progress of the audit, maintaining constructive relationship with local business unit personnel, and keeping senior audit management informed in a timely manner of the progress and issues identified during the audit
Reviewing staff auditors' work to ensure that it was performed in compliance with the program and departmental audit quality standards, providing timely feedback regarding individual performance, and providing direction and timely support to the audit team in all phases of the audit field work, including on the job training when required
Identifying and facilitating resolution of all issues that may inhibit audit team's performance and resolving any outstanding questions/issues related to the audit
Preparing the exit meeting agenda and presentation, leading the exit meeting, developing the discussion draft of the audit report and submitting the draft to the senior audit management for review, comments, and approval
Following up on audit findings to ensure timely and proper remediation
Staying abreast of company and external policies and procedures. Liaising with corporate personnel for clarification on application of policies and procedures
Conducting special reviews and projects as directed by senior management
What you need for this position:
Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance
Public Accounting, preferably Big Four, experience
At least 3 years of relevant Audit or Finance experience
Willingness and ability to travel up to 65% - 70% of the time, the majority being international travel
Analytical and computer skills including proficiency in MS Excel, MS Word, and PowerPoint
Working knowledge of business and financial processes and internal controls (GAAP, SOX, etc.)
Additional knowledge/experience in the following is a plus:
Exposure to the manufacturing industry
CPA, CIA or equivalent
Knowledge of SAP
Foreign language knowledge
Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? Then apply using this online application. Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by email are not considered in the selection process.
Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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