Internal Field Auditor
Sherwin-Williams
Vancouver, BC
Sherwin-Williams is the largest paints and coatings company in the world. With $15.8 billion in sales, more than 4,100 stores, and 140 manufacturing and distribution centers worldwide. Our 60,000 employees across the globe are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to launch and grow a career. Find yours and join us today.

Position Description:
Internal Field Auditors perform audits of our North American retail operations. Audits include analytical reviews of financial and non-financial information as well as testing of controls for every aspect of store operations. Relocation assistance is available to our Internal Auditor who is given Vancouver zone, consisting of roughly 90 - 100 locations, which they are responsible for auditing independently. The audit zone is based around Vancouver and travel is required for approximately 60% of the time. In addition to analytical reviews and testing of controls, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Analyzing existing processes and providing suggestions to improve overall efficiency and effectiveness of internal
controls.

  • Developing a firm understanding of the stores, including policies and procedures.
  • Reporting audit findings to appropriate personnel and working with management to provide value-added guidance.
  • Coaching store personnel on following Sherwin-Williams policies and procedures.
Our strong and all encompassing training program provides you with the knowledge, skills and network you need to succeed within the role.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status
  • Working towards or have completed a minimum of a bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or a MBA with a financial/accounting concentration
  • Must be willing to travel at least 60% of the time
  • Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 2.8
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • 1-3 years of accounting and/or audit experience
  • Must be able to communicate verbally and in writing and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • An analytical, solutions-oriented mindset
  • The ability to work with minimal supervision
  • The desire to learn and advance
  • Additional language abilities preferred