Staff Auditor in Oak Brook, IL at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 2/16/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time


IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Finance Audit

Job Posting Title:

Staff Auditor

Job Description:

A unique opportunity to leverage your background in technology and analytics to advance your finance career.  Our team is looking for an individual that can contribute to new ways of thinking and working in Internal Audit, with a focus on how digital tools expand visibility into both financial and operational risks of the enterprise.  Grow your risk and business acumen and prepare to have an early impact our team’s innovation agenda to challenge the current status quo.  This role will help create solutions primarily leveraging SAP data into meaningful dashboards to evaluate risk at a different perspective.  Join our team where you can get involved in multiple projects, build relationships cross-functionally, assess risk, and provide solutions to key initiatives.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the development of data models to meet the needs of the organization’s initiatives by working to build efficiency and eliminate redundancy  
  • Develop efficient and effective reporting and dashboards that can be readily replicated on a timely basis, automating where applicable
  • Create analyses that will move the audit function and business forward
  • Determine best methods to uncover, model, analyze, and present data related business risks to support our Risk Analytics Program Strategy
  • Design and develop deliverables using advanced data visualizations and analytical techniques with risk insights at an enterprise level
  • Support standardization and training of data analytic tools, techniques, etc.
  • Work as part of a team to complete tasks timely as set forth in the annual audit plan.
  • Build and maintain effective and professional working relationships with management
  • Assist in the planning and execution of audit and advisory support projects of financial, operational and IT functions, including defining scope of work and level of effort which may be in addition to the data analytics projects

Key Skills:

  • Understanding of data visualization; experience using visualization software (e.g., SAP Data Warehouse Cloud (DWC), SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC), Alteryx) (preferred)
  • A basic understanding of statistics and financial metrics to help shape best methods to model and analyze data (preferred)
  • Project management experience with a track record for using standard practices to drive projects to completion with minimal guidance
  • Utmost focus on team collaboration
  • Efficient and effective communication of complex concepts through reporting and data visualization
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently, is a self-starter, and driven to accomplish assignments on time with high quality
  • Eager to learn food and beverage industry & regulatory standards and business acumen
  • Results driven, self-motivated person with the drive to maximize personal contribution to the organization
  • Outstanding organizational, communication, and project management skills
  • Drive to positively impact the internal audit and finance function using analytics

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Math, Statistics, Economics, MIS or other related fields
  • 2+ years of work experience in data and analytics
  • Expertise with reporting tools such as SAP Data Warehouse Cloud (SAC), Data Warehouse Cloud (DWC), and Alteryx
  • SOX and manufacturing experience (a plus)
  • SAP ECC, SAP S/4, SAP Central Finance, SAP Governance, Risk & Controls (GRC), CPG experience (a plus)
  • CPA or CIA (preferred)
  • Data Analytics Certification (a plus)
  • Travel Requirements: Travel Required - 15%

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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