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BASF Lead Auditor - Florham Park, NJ in Florham Park, New Jersey

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Large Employers in 2021. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Senior Auditor (2101938) – Florham Park, NJ

Where the Chemistry Happens

We are seeking a professional like you to join our global Corporate Audit team where you will take a leading role in audit planning, audit execution, audit reporting and follow-up of the implementation of audit recommendations for BASF Group.

In this role, you will report to the Director of Corporate Audit for North America. You will be responsible for leading global audit teams in performing effective audit procedures at domestic and foreign BASF organizational units, companies, and sites according to audit quality standards and documentation requirements. You will plan and scope individual audit assignments, supervise and execute the audit fieldwork, conduct the closing meeting with the auditees and prepare the audit report, and actively contribute to the annual audit planning process. You will also assist with ad-hoc special investigations and due diligence reviews as assigned.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to demonstrate your high commitment and result-oriented flexibility, especially in remote working environments. The position requires a willingness to travel up to 50%, predominantly domestic, but also international. Although not required, proficiency in the Spanish language is a plus.

Formula for Success

  • Your degree (Bachelor / Master) in business, accounting, finance, intelligence & analytics, information technology, operations management, sales and marketing, engineering, or project management, and CIA and/or CISA certification(preferred), will help you meet the IIA’s international standards for the professional practice of internal auditing.

  • Leveraging your 2 years of audit experience in internal auditing and/or external auditing, (preferably in an international audit environment), you will perform audits up to high complexity level, including risk identification and audit approach design, as well as drawing fact-based and substantiated audit conclusions.

  • Your previous experience writing audit reports, as well as effective written, verbal, and interpersonal skills will serve you well as you continuously interact with auditees at all levels with the organization, performing closure meetings and write Board Summary audit reports.

  • Your working knowledge of SAP(or equivalent ERP systems), Windows, Excel, and Word, and use of SharePoint and MS Teams will be beneficial to execute audit assignments efficiently and effectively.

  • Utilizing your strong time and project management skills, you will ensure schedule and budget compliance and timely impact-based reporting of audit results.

  • Demonstrating your solid organization and teamwork skills, you will lead/coordinate and participate in (small size) audit teams.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: TAFI - Tax & Finance

Organization: COA/ON-Corporate Audit - Hub North America-63025911

Title: Lead Auditor - Florham Park, NJ

Location: NJ-Florham Park

Requisition ID: 2101938