Full Job Description
This is where you save and sustain lives
At Baxter, we are deeply connected by our mission. No matter your role at Baxter, your work makes a positive impact on people around the world. You’ll feel a sense of purpose throughout the organization, as we know our work improves outcomes for millions of patients.
Baxter’s products and therapies are found in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. For over 85 years, we have pioneered significant medical innovations that transform healthcare.
Together, we create a place where we are happy, successful and inspire each other. This is where you can do your best work.
Join us at the intersection of saving and sustaining lives— where your purpose accelerates our mission.
Sr. Audit Consultant – Finance and Operations
The Global Audit team provides independent and objective assurance and advisory consulting guided by a philosophy to add value and improve the operations of Baxter. Global Audit uses a systematic and disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of governance, risk management, and internal control.
You will be responsible for leading and executing risk-based audit projects, and understanding end to end key business processes, internal controls, and related systems. This position plays a key role in assessing and maintaining an effective internal control environment by developing and fostering trusted working relationships with management across the global organization.
What You'll Be Doing:
Lead and execute Financial, Operational and Integrated audits throughout Baxter’s international and domestic organizations
Proactively communicate with key stakeholders regarding audit status, findings and other relevant issues
Design and deliver achievable meaningful recommendations for management to mitigate the identified risks
Prepare and present audit findings to senior management
Maintain comprehensive historical audit work paper documentation that fully supports reported audit results, leveraging established department tools and standards
Understand and validate business processes and systems across functions and business segments.
Use data analytics during planning, execution and reporting to optimize coverage and effectiveness
What You Have:
Bachelor's degree in economics, finance, accounting, engineering or related field is required
Appropriate audit certification (e.g., CFE, CA, CPA, CIA, CISA)
Foreign language skills are preferred
Auditors / Sr. Auditors are expected to travel up to 25%
2-5 years of progressive, risk-based internal audit or consulting experience in a publicly traded company or Big 4 firm is preferred
Strong understanding of internal controls and business processes across functions, including manufacturing, information systems, finance, accounting, commercial, human resources and others
Working knowledge of data analytics and use of data analytics to improve audit efficiency. Proficient at analyzing large data sets, interpreting data, and documenting anomalies in data to strategically perform audit testing; knowledge in use of data analytics software tools (i.e. SQL, ACL, Oracle, DB2, etc.)
Self-starter with strong analytical skills and decision-making capabilities
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task across multiple projects/priorities
What's in it for you:
Generous Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays
Flexible WFH opportunities
Dress for your day policy
Monthly Work/Life Balance Seminars
Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance coverage immediately upon hire
Vision and other voluntary benefits and discounts
Retirement Savings – Choose from pre-tax and/or Roth after-tax savings; Baxter matches 3.5 percent on your first 4 percent of contributions and provides a non-matching contribution of 3 percent of eligible pay each year
Employee Stock Purchase Program – Purchase Baxter common stock each month at a 15 percent discount through payroll deductions with no brokerage fees
Paid Parental Leave
Family Supports – Daycare Priority Access, Discounts, Premium Access to Caregiving Database (SitterCity.com), Tutoring and Online learning support
Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits
Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) for Health and Dependent Care
Health Savings Accounts (HSAs)
Educational Assistance Program
BeWell@Baxter – Global health and wellness program with access to resources and benefits to help focus on staying well through education and prevention
Premium Access to Headspace, meditation and mindfulness app
Employee Assistance Program for mental health, family, financial and legal supports
Business Resource Groups – Employee-run affinity groups that drive multi-cultural awareness and engagement at Baxter; provides a forum for employees to share knowledge, ideas, and personal experiences
Adoption Assistance Program
Additional benefits include discounts on: Motorcycle Insurance, wedding insurance, Identity theft protection, pet care plans, childcare, travel, Blackhawk tickets & more
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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