Auditor Opportunity - Experienced

Saint-Gobain Limited
04 Aug 2017
28 Aug 2017
Contract Type
There are 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that recruit talented people in the UK and Ireland. However, regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.

This vacancy is working for The Saint-Gobain Delegation - a central hub that provides support and services for all of our UK businesses, from finance to payroll, HR, recruitment, and of course audit; Saint-Gobain isthe world leader in the habitat and construction markets, with over 170,000 employees and operations in 67 countries worldwide. With such a significant presence we are proud to offer our employees a career without boundaries... Are You In?

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Auditor to join our passionate and knowledgeable Audit team. This critical role will see you working with various departments with our business, to support them with audit assignments and adding value to their business through the work that you do.

The team manages the audit process for the whole of our UK Company, consisting of 30+ UK businesses and 17,000 employees. We are hard-working, focused and passionate about what we do; this grouped with the wider global auditing team means that you will have significant opportunities to develop yourself and become part of something bigger.

What will I be doing in the role?

In the role as Auditor you will;

- Work with various businesses and departments on detailed assignments, often lasting around 4 weeks.
- Use innovative and market leading technology for quality data analysis and interpretation (Qlik and Tableau).
- Working hard to not only complete the assigned audit, but to continually look for opportunities to add value to the business through process improvements.
- Use Saint-Gobain's structured and formalised methodology that works well to assist you in your role.
- Liaise with stakeholders at all different levels, getting to know their business quickly in order to offer the best service.

Am I who you are looking for?

First and foremost we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we're agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we're supportive of and close to our customers. Does this sound like you?

For the Auditor role specifically it is important that you have:

- Experience as an Auditor, completing audits of various sizes for multiple clients or internal departments.
- The ability to adapt quickly - in the UK alone we have 34 businesses and c.170,000 employees, you will need to serve stakeholders in various areas and get to know their business quickly.
- Excellent and adaptable communication skills - you should be able to communicate with both senior and junior colleagues in both blue and white collar environments.
- Experience working with big data, to analyse and interpret effectively - this is a crucial element of the role.
- A process driven mind set - with the ability to identify areas for improvement
- A sound financial understanding
- You will also have access to a 2 week annual training session, as well as monthly training opportunities.

What will I get in return?

As part of a wider group, Saint-Gobain is able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within the audit team, the delegation, or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK. Progression in Saint-Gobain isn't always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.