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Title:  Senior Internal Auditor

Requisition Id:  14005
Job Function:  Finance
Career Area:  Corporate Jobs
Work Location:  Bannockburn, IL

Position Purpose:

Great career opportunity, with the ability to help transform our company!  Join Stericycle - we deliver solutions and drive innovations that protect the environment, people, and public health.   Change your career.  Change your world.  Join our team and help protect health and well-being in a safe, responsible, and sustainable way. This role will conduct assurance and consulting activities within our organization; focused primarily on financial statement risk; supports business requirements, best practices, and Sarbanes-Oxley and SSAE 16 compliance.

Key Job Activities:

1) Lead fieldwork activities associated with assurance and consulting activities; including evaluation of workflows, risks and controls within significant processes,; supporting internal control over financial reporting (i.e. Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404), client reporting objectives (i.e. Service Organization Controls), and business unit financial controls standards.
2) Conduct selective substantive financial statement audit procedures on behalf of external auditors.
3) Create audit work products, such as analyses, work papers, memoranda, and correspondence to document and support procedures performed, findings, and results.
4) Assist with write-up and reporting of identified issues and recommendations, including solicitation and evaluation of corrective actions and validation of related implementation.
5) Lead and supervise staff-level auditors, including work product coaching and input for performance feedback.
6) Interact with individuals throughout all levels and functions of the organization, including Executives and Business Unit leaders. Coordinate and consult with external audit representatives.
7) Perform other related duties and special projects as required or requested.


Required Education: in Bachelors or Equivalent

Experience (North America & LATAM):

  • Must have 3-5 years of Internal Audit experience working for mid-size to large corporations
  • Preferred public accounting background
  • CPA preferred


Stericycle currently offers its employees the option to participate in a full range of benefits, including a health care program which includes medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts, life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, an employee assistance program, tuition reimbursement, paid vacation and sick time, a 401(k) plan, and an employee stock purchase plan. Participation in some programs requires that employees be regularly scheduled to work a minimum number of hours and/or to have fulfilled a waiting period after they begin employment with Stericycle.


The above description is meant to provide a summary of the nature and level of work being performed; it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements of the job or person. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Stericycle will consider requests for workplace accommodations for protected physical or mental limitations in accordance with its human resources policies and local laws.To the extent permissible under local law, and consistent with business necessity, Stericycle reserves the right to modify the content formally or informally, either verbally or in writing, at any time with or without advance notice.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago