Internal Auditor

US-MO-Columbia
1 month ago
ID
2017-1412
# of Openings
1
Category
Accounting/Finance

Overview

MFA Oil Company is a growing, farmer-owned energy supply cooperative with a long record of success. Founded in 1929, we have grown to become one of the country’s leading propane, refined fuel and lubricant suppliers and we are looking for people with the right blend of experience and knowledge to join our team.

 

We are looking for an objective internal auditor to add value and improve our operations by bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes. The successful candidate will possess a thorough knowledge of accounting procedures and a sound judgement.

 

We offer competitive compensation plans, profit sharing and affordable benefit options. If you want to work for a company that invests in employee development and offers opportunities for advancement, join the MFA Oil team today!

 

MFA Oil Company is an Equal Opportunity/Drug-Free Employer.

 

Responsibilities

• Perform and control the full audit cycle including risk management and control management over operations’ effectiveness, financial reliability and compliance with all applicable directives and regulations
• Determine internal audit scope and develop annual plans
• Obtain, analyze and evaluate accounting documentation, previous reports, data, flowcharts etc.
• Prepare and present reports that reflect audit’s results and document process
• Act as an objective source of independent advice to ensure validity, legality and goal achievement
• Identify loopholes and recommend risk aversion measures and cost savings
• Maintain open communication with management
• Document process and prepare audit findings memorandum
• Conduct follow up audits to monitor management’s interventions
• Engage to continuous knowledge development regarding rules, regulations, best practices, tools, techniques and performance standards
• Coordinate, track, and report on the progress work assignments and/or projects.
• Know and adhere to company policies and procedures.
• Follow posted work schedule, and adhere to proper clocking procedures to accurately reflect hours worked.
• Maintain timely and professional communication with management, employees, vendors and customers. Keep supervisor informed of any problems and/or any issues that need attention.
• Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

• BS Degree in Accounting or Finance
• Proven working experience as Internal Auditor preferred.
• Certifications in fraud detection desirable preferred.
• Advanced computer skills on MS Office, accounting software and databases
• Ability to manipulate large amounts of data and to compile detailed reports
• Proven knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations
• Sound independent judgement
• Excellent analytical, organizational and creative problem solving skills
• Excellent customer service and communication skills
• Ability to speak, read, write, and understand the English language to communicate with customers, coworkers, and supervisors.

Preferred Skills

• Experience communicating effectively on a departmental and cross-departmental basis.
• Ability to work and keep on schedule with minimal supervision.
• High attention to detail and excellent analytical skills
• Ability to be discrete and keep the details of audit findings confidential.
• Ability to compile effective and concise visual reports in charts, graphs, and table format
• Ability to meet deadlines with a high degree of time management skills
• Ability to grasp new concepts quickly
• Ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information
• Ability to work both independently and in a team environment is essential
• Able to perform detail work with accuracy
• Ability to work well with others.
• Ability to work at a fast pace.
• Ability to set priorities and goals and develop plans for achieving them.

 

 

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