Audit Consultant
Deerfield , Illinois
July 29, 2016
Job Description :
Audit Consultant Job Description:
Every day, Baxter touches the lives of millions of patients and providers worldwide who rely on our essential hospital and renal products and services. You'll find Baxter's products and therapies on nearly every floor, in almost every hospital worldwide, in clinics and in the home. Baxter's employees are building upon the company's rich heritage of medical breakthroughs to advance the next generation of healthcare innovations that enable patient care. Our commitment to our mission means we are there when patients and healthcare professionals need us, during the critical moments that matter most.

The Audit Consultant in Corporate Audit will:
    Support the project lead in audit engagement planning, execution and reporting Support audit field work by assessing the design, implementation and operating effectiveness of compliance, financial, IT fraud and operational controls Assist with specialized audits in the area of cybersecurity, medical device security and data protection, as well as select data privacy regulations Understand and validate business processes and systems across business, regions and functions Understand how IT general controls (ITGC), application controls, and technology risks affect the control environment Identify opportunities for cost recoveries and improvements to governance, processes or controls  Support Corporate Audit management with department projects and initiatives Use data analytics during planning, execution and reporting to optimize coverage and effectiveness Develop and maintain relationships with Baxter management to ensure familiarity with corporate priorities and alignment with the audit plan Assist with audit management action plan review, and facilitating timely closures while working with senior management from business Support special audits and departmental projects that may arise

Qualifications :

    Self-starter with strong analytical skills and decision-making capabilities Excellent communication and interpersonal skills Ability to multi-task across multiple projects/priorities Understanding of internal controls and business processes across functions, including manufacturing, information systems, finance, accounting, commercial, human resources and others  Two-plus years of progressive internal audit experience at a publicly traded company that includes experience in a risk-based audit environment Internal audit experience in a professional services firm is preferred  Appropriate audit certification is preferred   IT controls experience is preferred ERP implementation or audit experience is preferred Bachelor's degree in information systems, economics, finance, accounting or related degree is required Audit Consultants are expected to travel between 10-25% domestically and internationally Opportunity to work between headquarters in Deerfield and our satellite office in Chicago as business needs allow

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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Reasonable Accommodations
Baxter is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or interview process, please send an e-mail to or call 877-229-4748 (877-BaxHR4U) and let us know the nature of your request along with your contact information.

A little about us:
Our employees are connected by an enduring commitment to save and sustain lives. This higher purpose binds us in doing work that matters.

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