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A snapshot of what you would do:
Senior Audit Advisors serve as lead auditor and champion of the client’s day-to-day relationship. They ensure audits are properly executed while building strong relationships with key stakeholder and maximizing value to the client. While the Senior Audit Advisor becomes an expert in client internal processes, they will work with a support team to detect, research, confirm and recover overpayments our clients make. SAA’s will also identify opportunities by recommending APEX solutions that create value for their clients and inform both internal/external stakeholders throughout the life of the engagement.
Serve and create value for the client.
Responsible for achieving/exceeding revenue targets for assigned engagements
Develop and maintain positive stakeholder relationships with client business lines and while working with suppliers when necessary.
Ensure all communications with client are meeting expectation for quality. Provide reports and updates as required for all stakeholders.
Ensure effective, timely, and clear communications throughout internal business lines to progress project plans.
Perform administrative activities as needed on a timely basis.
Assist as needed in the processing of data and development of qualified record sets.
Assist in the development and training of less experienced auditors.
Become the resident expert for their clients’ systems and processes.
Establishing solid working relationships with Client contacts
Foster communications and collaboration between clients, internal associates, and Director to aid in project/company goals.
Assist Director in Audit Planning and provide updates on deliverables
Assist Audit Director in client deliverables which include Management Assessment, Global Project Management,
Identify client needs and opportunities for scope expansion and other Apex solutions.
Continually identify and communicate opportunities for standard process improvements and transformation to increase the quality and efficiency of daily operational processes.
Significant knowledge of ERP or payables systems
Self-starter with the capability to analyze a vendors systems, business rules and data without detailed instructions.
Strong analytical skill set and a strong desire to perform extensive research and draw conclusions from that research.
Up-to-date knowledge of the Commercial & Retail industries, key trends and major players
Advanced knowledge of general accounting/auditing principles and practices
Knowledge of or aptitude to learn APEX Analytix audit technologies, processes, and procedures
Understand process mapping and workflow development.
Five years or more experience in accounting, Accounts Payable, or auditing
Consulting or managing/leading client engagements in the accounting or finance field
Prior experience in post recovery auditing is preferred, but not required.
Relevant Bachelor’s Degree; MBA and/or CPA
APEX Analytix is the leading provider of trusted supplier data; supplier portal software; controls, audit and analytics software; and AP recovery audit services. We protect over $5 trillion in spend and prevent or recover over $3 billion in overpayments annually, and our client portals actively support over 3 million suppliers. Our software and audit services are built on our SmartVM® database of over 20 million supplier records with contacts, scored for accuracy and age, based on integration with over 650 external data sources and over 10 million communications with suppliers each year. APEX Archimedes™, an advanced cognitive technology and innovation system, supported by IBM Watson®, is integrated into APEX Analytix software and services to harness the power of the future through smarter recoveries, controls, analytics, working capital and supplier data. We serve over 250 Fortune 500/Forbes Global 2000 clients around the world and are fluent in languages covering 98 percent of global trade.
At APEX Analytix, our culture drives everything! We live our culture of performance, respect, candor and fun—in that order. Performance is measured by delivering value to our clients, generating goodwill, trust and partnership. Sincere respect for each other, our diverse backgrounds and our well-being are our cornerstones. We value open and honest relationships with each other, our clients and our communities. And, life is too short to not have fun! We look for team players who possess the qualities of being humble, hungry and smart. We recruit candidates who will strive for accountability in performance and career growth, serving our clients in long-term respectful relationships, and working in a diverse and caring environment.
We owe our growing success to our team of bright, passionate, and innovative individuals. We truly value our associates and strive to provide the highest quality benefits program, offering competitive compensation packages with tailored bonus plans and generous benefits. Our benefits include health and insurance plans (medical, dental, optical, life insurance, disability insurance, FSA, HSA employee assistance program, supplemental insurance options and pre-paid legal), a generous paid time off plan, 401k plan, flexible work schedules, wellness programs (company fitness and weight loss challenges, financial wellness software tool, and gym membership stipend), associate and customer referral bonus programs, and paid community hours. And here at APEX Analytix, you won’t get lost in the shuffle. Our focus on internal training, growth and development results in annually filling over a quarter of our open positions with internal promotions! With resources such as a strong Mentor Program, Internal Training Portal, plus Education, Tuition, and Certification Assistance, we provide tools for our associates to grow and develop. If you are looking for a place to shine, come join the team!