Arrow Electronics Senior Corporate Auditor (II) in Harlow, United Kingdom


Senior Corporate Auditor (II)

Job Description:

Arrow Senior Auditor

An opportunity has arisen to join the Corporate Audit Function of Arrow, a global US-Listed Fortune 150 technology company with revenues of over $28Bn, headquartered in Denver, Colorado. Arrow provides products, services and solutions to industrial and commercial users of electronic components as well as enterprise computing solutions.

This role sits within the rapidly expanding EMEA Corporate Audit team and is primarily based in London, although audit engagements and projects will be executed throughout the EMEA region. Arrow Corporate Audit’s mission is to deliver responsive risk-based audit and advisory services in a spirit of partnership with objectivity, fairness, transparency, and in accordance with our professional and ethical standards to our stakeholders. This role in instrumental in achieving that mission.

Within Arrow, Senior Auditors are the team captains and are charged with leading delivery of Arrow’s audit and advisory services across the global organization. They plan and execute engagements in order to address all areas of enterprise risk management (strategic, financial, operational, compliance, and reputational) and to establish and maintain the team culture. They demonstrate thorough knowledge and a proven record of success in completing aspects of the Internal Audit process, control evaluation and testing methodologies, and other Financial and Operational Internal Control methodologies and terminology e.g. COSO.

Arrow Senior Auditors are a crucial business partner to Arrow businesses, departments and other key stakeholders. They execute high quality, value-adding projects in a manged, professional, detailed, diligent and collegiate manner. They are credible and are able to communicate complicated issues and the concept of risk and risk management to non-finance based individuals as well as senior executives and business leaders throughout the Arrow organisation.

Arrow Senior Auditors are agile thinkers and are able to react, adjust their project scope and procedures and problem solve where required. They are able to see the wider-risk and form an opinion on the level to which it is mitigated. They are able to plan a bespoke engagement to deliver specific assurance on a stated goal and they do not rely on thoughtlessly executing a standard, repetitive work-program.

Consequently, Arrow Senior Auditors are a highly prized team-member, whose experiences, feedback and input are invaluable to the function as it seeks to constantly evolve, improve and provide gold standard audit projects to the business.

Arrow Senior Auditor Core Competencies and Functions:

o Leads teams, supervises staff, creates a positive working environment through building solid relationships with team members; monitors workloads of team members; adjusts and redistributes assignments accordingly to promote work/life quality and ensure the project is delivered; takes into account team members capabilities and needs whilst meeting business partner expectations; encourages team dialogue; provides candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; keeps team members and leadership informed on progress and issues.

o Uses available technical resources and tools to research and expand their sphere of knowledge to enhance work product, and to remain up to date on hot topics that affect Arrow's business and industry, shares knowledge amongst the team where applicable.

o Collaborates directly with key stakeholders in the organization; identifies and addresses needs through building solid relationships with stakeholders; understands the Company’s business; and actively participates in discussions and meetings, leading those meetings where appropriate.

o Manages day-to-day engagement operations, including preparing concise, accurate documents and addressing unanticipated issues; demonstrates flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicates potential conflicts to leadership.

o Develops and/or reviews audit programs; benchmarking financial and operational processes as well as performing process optimization.

o Creates and presents high quality deliverables using appropriate business and technical language; develops and reviews audit programs to suit a specific environment,

o Involved with and contributes to specific company wide strategies and initiatives.



Time Type:

Full time

Job Category:

Non-Customer Facing/Supplier Facing

Most people live in the present. But a handful of us live in a world that doesn’t exist yet — the world of Five Years Out. Five Years Out is the tangible future. And it’s a way of thinking at Arrow that serves as a springboard for innovators, helping them see what’s coming and stay ahead of what’s ahead.

We are much more than products and services. We’re a community of designers, engineers, builders and visionaries who navigate the path between possibility and practicality, across the complete lifecycle of electronics, in some of the fastest-growing commercial and industrial markets on the planet.

The work we do is everywhere, from things you’ve never seen to things you can’t live without. A Fortune 119 company with more than 18,700 employees in over 90 countries, and 2016 sales of $23.8 billion, we guide innovation forward for the world’s leading technologies used in homes, businesses and daily life. If it takes a charge, chances are we helped design it, build it and get it to market.

Are you Five Years Out? Then chances are, you’ll enjoy working with us.

Arrow is an equal opportunity employer. It does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Arrow will make reasonable accommodations that enable qualified individuals to perform the essential functions of their jobs so long as the accommodation does not create an undue hardship.