Job Title Internal Auditor Europe
Location Amsterdam Head Office (Schiphol)
Function Internal Audit
Closing Date 30th September 2016
The Internal Audit function of the Smurfit Kappa Group is headquartered in Dublin with a second office in Amsterdam (previously in Paris) and a Team based in the Americas. The team currently consists of 15 individuals (among them: French, Italian, British and Irish) with excellent academic qualifications and an outstanding professional track record. With strong analytical and communication skills, the team members deliver high quality reports that add value to the Group. The audit projects are carried out throughout Europe, with average travel time of 40-50%.
Main Tasks/Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities
The company is looking for similar high caliber professionals with energy and self-drive to join the internal audit department of the Smurfit Kappa Group. The assignment is for a period of 2-3 years after which the successful people will move into a senior finance role within the organization. Successful candidates for this position will be based in Amsterdam.
University degree, Masters level preferred
A recognised Accounting / Internal Audit qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or CIIA)
Big 4 professional auditing firms, and/or,
Experience in financial positions in industry
Good understanding of financial cycles and corresponding internal control functions
Fluent in English is a must, other major European language (French, German, Italian, Spanish) is a highly desirable.
Strong analytical skills
Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written
Ability to meet deadlines and get the job done
Leadership skills, team player, well balanced
Ready to listen and learn in a hands on environment
Ability to prioritise and adopt the 80/20 rule