Alcoa (NYSE: AA) is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products, with a strong portfolio of value-added cast and rolled products and substantial energy assets. Alcoa is built on a foundation of strong values and operating excellence dating back nearly 130 years to the world-changing discovery that made aluminum an affordable and vital part of modern life. Since inventing the aluminum industry, and throughout our history, our talented Alcoans have followed on with breakthrough innovations and best practices that have led to efficiency, safety, sustainability and stronger communities wherever we operate.
Alcoa Corporation's Internal Audit department provides an objective and professional evaluation of internal control systems, and recommends and advises on improvements in control systems, business processes and an economical use of resources. This is achieved by reviewing a locations internal controls and processes for compliance against corporate and legislative requirements on behalf of the Alcoa Corporation Audit Committee. The internal audit group is an ideal entry point to Alcoa for highly motivated individuals as it offers extensive exposure to Alcoa and to the company’s technology practices, as well as support in professional development.
Accountability for leading and executing of complex audit assignments with minimal oversight
Perform the role of audit discipline team leader and overall audit team leader for integrated audits
Broad audit experience with several areas of expertise, at a minimum two of the following: applications, networks, databases, servers, and/or security
Help manage the group’s budget and reporting with explanations for fluctuations
Mentor new members of the Internal Audit team
Develop or modify audit work programs and frequently provide functional guidance and direction to less experienced team members
Transfer knowledge in the form of suggestions to improve Internal Audit processes and to help other department members meet Internal Audit’s mission
Travel to company locations globally, many of which are manufacturing environments.
Lead and/or participate in inter-department cross functional teams and other special projects
Provide support for the audit and self-assessment system
Work across multiple regions: different businesses, cultures, languages, local practices and regulations
Develop and maintain an excellent working relationship with all levels of management to strengthen customer relationships
Analyze information and make recommendations in limited time frames
Facilitate positive responses and actions through written and verbal communication skills
Ability to travel to Company's locations globally (25% - 50%)
• University degree or equivalent • 3-5 years of prior audit experience or 5-7 years of previous work experience • Professional certification is recommended. • Proficiency in business-related computing applications (e.g., Microsoft Office suite) • Strong command of English (verbal and written), second language is a benefit.
Skills & Other Qualifications:
3+ years of experience in audit and other related field experience
Audit tools, practices and standards for gathering and reporting data
General understanding of Alcoa’s businesses
Specific technical knowledge (e.g., networks, databases, servers, security)
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Very strong analytical skills (technical and problem-solving)
Attention to detail, ability to analyze situations fully and accurately, and reach productive decisions
Strong time management and organizational skills
High level of integrity and ethical standards
Alcoa encourages applications from women, people of diverse backgrounds and those with different skills and life experiences. Alcoa is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.