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Senior Internal Auditor(Job Number: 18000758)
Nestlé UK & Ireland
Senior International Operational Auditor
Salary between £26,000 and £34,000 depending on experience
Based in Gatwick (with 30-40% travel around the UK, Ireland and North Europe Region)
Are you a talented and dynamic individual looking for a fast-track international career? We offer you the opportunity to join our world class and high performing international audit team. Our mission is to enhance and protect organisational values by ensuring that all our activities are aligned with the Nestlé principles, guarantee an effective control environment and enhance operational efficiency.
This is an excellent opportunity to gain invaluable insights into Nestlé as a whole and how we operate. It’s probably the only role in Nestlé where you’ll have the opportunity to gain an in-depth understanding of all aspects of our business which could be advantageous for future opportunities. This role includes extensive travel in the UK, Ireland and across the Northern European region with possible secondments to other Nestlé markets worldwide if required.
Local Influence, International Opportunity, Global Impact
Auditing in Nestlé Internal Audit is a very operational and hands-on job. This means assessing the operations of different Nestlé units including our Head Offices, Factories, Distribution Centres, Sales Offices and 3rd Party Service Providers by conducting interviews with all levels of staff to become familiar with the processes and systems. You will also perform risk analysis and adequate audit tests supported by proper data mining methodologies in order to generate a written report.
As an Auditor you will have a unique opportunity to get to know all functions and businesses of the group and you will be dealing with professionals at all levels of the organisation.
Real Responsibility
From day one, you’ll  get the opportunity to analyse a specific function and develop  recommendations of improvement. You will also:
Play a key role in assisting the Audit Management to perform risk based audit planning by interviewing key stakeholders and reviewing different sources of information.
Be comfortable in conducting analysis on large data sets by using data analytics techniques and tools available with a view to provide assurance to the organisation.
Ensure the timely completion of assigned audit chapters (e.g. Finance & Control, Sales & Marketing, Quality Assurance, Supply Chain, etc.), whilst developing clear value added recommendations for any issues that have been identified.
Document audit work in an organised, accurate and concise manner to clearly support the conclusions reached from the audits performed.
Pro-actively present any issues during the audit exit meeting to the auditees e.g. the Factory Manager/Leadership Team or Business Executive Officer/Leadership Team for head offices.
We‘ll support and accelerate your learning by providing relevant trainings and coaching that will enable you to be high performing. If you demonstrate the right capabilities there is also an opportunity to undertake a professional Accounting or Internal Audit qualification (CIMA, CIA or ACCA). As soon as your performance reaches the required level, you will be promoted to Team Leader, with full project responsibility and team management.
Who are we looking for?
As an Internal Auditor at Nestlé you’ll feel comfortable to challenge the status quo from the outset whilst being resilient when conducting audits and receiving feedback from your stakeholders. Previous Finance and/or FMCG experience would be beneficial however what is critical is your ability to communicate effectively across a range a stakeholders coupled with your ability to demonstrate a high level of curiosity and analytical skills. You’ll feel comfortable to flex your approach as and when needed and understand the importance of being able to work in environments that are often ambiguous and pressured.
Your flexibility and mobility will be essential within this role as you will be expected to travel around 30% - 40% of your time mainly in the UK (approx. 30%) but also in other Northern European Markets (approx. 10%) which would be on audit projects lasting up to 3-4 weeks at a time.
What you need to know
The closing date for this role is Friday 2nd November 2018.
The Nestlé Group is the World’s leading Nutrition, Health and Wellness Company

About the company

Foods people love. Brands people trust. And a career that nourishes your future like no other. At Nestlé USA, we provide high-quality products that are essential to living well. As individuals and teams, we embrace leadership, make important contributions and support each other’s professional development. Join the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company, and deliver the satisfying foods that help people around the world through every phase of life.

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