Senior Internal Auditor
Charlotte, NC 
Posted 14 days ago
Job Description

Are you inspired by "what's next"? So are we.

When you join the Albemarle team, you contribute to a better tomorrow. You will play a role in powering many of the world's largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. We are putting innovation to work to improve people's lives and we want YOU to be a part of it.

Job Description

At Albemarle, we've built a thriving international business by envisioning a limitless future and putting innovation to work to improve people's lives. That's our culture. That's our commitment. When you join our team, it's an opportunity you share with talented men and women around the globe. Anyone can give you a job. At Albemarle, we believe you deserve more, something big enough to build a future, big enough to change the world.

We want You. We are seeking a Senior Internal Auditor to be based in Albemarle's corporate office in Charlotte, NC as we continue to grow our Internal Audit team. The primary purpose of this role is to work closely with the Managers by assisting in the planning, developing, executing, and reporting on audit testing procedures. As a member of the operational audit team, you'll have the opportunity to assess financial, IT, compliance, and operational risks and controls, and consult with management regarding mitigation solutions. You will enjoy working in a dynamic environment and be able to focus on problems at hand and the details that come with them. The team's priorities are risk based and focus on strong governance, transparency, strategic engagement and fostering a diverse and inclusive culture that focuses on people development.

The following is a summary of the essential functions for this job. Other duties and specific activities may be requested at the direction of Management.


  • Participate in all phases of financial, IT, operational, compliance, and strategic audits, including planning, scheduling, execution of testing, summarization of results, report preparation, presentation of results to management and follow-up with stakeholders on remediation efforts;

  • Work collaboratively with team members, including third party co-sourced partners, key stakeholders, and management on audit engagements;

  • Build and maintain key relationships with stakeholders, establishing a culture of engagement while adding value;

  • Escalate significant audit issues identified and provide viable options for remediation;

  • Ability to analyze data to determine trends, variances, inconsistencies, and internal control risks;

  • Assist Managers with special projects as designated which may include, but is not limited to, process or control redesign, fraud analysis, consultation on system implementations, investigation of potential non-compliance, and/or other business initiatives; and

  • Participate as needed in the testing of the Company's SOX program.

Required Qualifications:

  • BA or BS in Accounting, Accounting and Information Systems, Finance, Business Information Technology, or other related field;

  • Minimum 1-3 years of audit or relevant experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work and collaborate within a team environment and build relationships throughout the organization;

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, strong organizational and time management skills to prioritize and work simultaneously on multiple projects with varying deadlines while maintaining a strong attention to detail;

  • Ability to collaborate with remote teams;

  • Positive and "can do" attitude;

  • Committed to self-development;

  • Ability to present ideas and information in a clear, concise, and organized manner;

  • Listens to others to respond effectively to ideas and questions;

  • General understanding of SOX requirements, IT general controls, and IT application controls; and

  • Knowledge of the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditors; familiarity with the Institute of Internal Auditors' Code of Ethics and Practice Advisories for Assurance and Consulting Services.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Business, Data Analysis, Accounting, IT, or related field;

  • Public accounting or manufacturing industry experience;

  • CPA, CIA, CISA, CFE or other related financial certification (or willingness to obtain certification within 12 months);

  • Working experience with AuditBoard, PowerBI, Tableau, IDEA, SQL, CAAT, or other data analysis programs;

  • Working experience with SAP and GRC tools;

  • Knowledge of the FCPA, UK Bribery Act, Anti-Trust/Anti-Competition Laws and Regulations, Trade Compliance, or other compliance and regulatory related experience


5-10% travel (including international)

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 to 3 years
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