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Nielsens Corporate Audit Staff (CAS) is a fast-paced, dynamic, and highly-selective team CAS serves not only as an independent internal audit function, but also as a leadership, development program CAS provides objective assurance over Nielsens reported financials and has reporting accountability to Nielsens management team, Audit Committee, and External Audit partner As Nielsen is a global enterprise, CAS has audit responsibilities over 100 countries The team is geographically dispersed, but is tight-knit and mobile In addition to audit work, CAS engages in projects that support process improvement and critical strategic initiatives


Evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls by performing audits This includes planning, scoping, hands on field work, and drafting audit reports
Identify control deficiencies, inconsistencies, and/or incidents of fraud or misconduct
Present findings/recommendations to senior leaders Partner with the business to develop remediation plans and support best practice sharing
Provide independent assurance on business compliance with policy, governance, and internal controls
Contribute to the development of audit process improvements, including the development of automated routines
Embrace an analytical mindset to help identify and assess business risks
Have strong communication and relationship-building skills
Domestic and international travel is required (20-50 PERCENT )


CAS is not a traditional audit shop We are looking for an associate who not only has technical auditing experience, but who wants to accelerate his/her career and position him/herself to become a future Nielsen leader Being analytical is imperative, but its also critical to have a big-picture mindset and understand enterprise-level risks We are seeking someone with excellent project management skills and the ability to deliver in a fast-paced environment, CAS associates are enthusiastic and self-motivated; they take initiative and seek out opportunities to create value for the organization Since interacting with senior leaders is common, having strong communication skills and executive presence is critical


Bachelors degree in a related area
2 to 3 years of experience in accounting, finance, auditing, or equivalent
Strong analytical, audit, investigative, and problem-solving skills
Outstanding organization to manage multiple workstreams
Natural interpersonal skills; ability to effectively communicate across all levels of the organization and across various cultures
Advanced skills in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Google Suite of products
Understanding of data analytics/visualization tools like SAP Business Objects, Tableau, or related
Solid understanding of governance
Knowledge of US GAAP and IIA International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing
CPA and/or Certified Internal Auditor designation highly desirable


Were in tune with what the world is watching, buying, and everything in between If you can think of it, were measuring it We sift through the small stuff and piece together big pictures to provide a comprehensive understanding of whats happening now and whats coming next for our clients Todays data is tomorrows marketplace revelation

We like to be in the middle of the action Thats why you can find us at work in over 100 countries From global industry leaders to small businesses, consumer goods to media companies, we work with them all Were bringing in data 24/7 and the possibilities are endless See whats next with us at Nielsen careersnielsencom

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class

Job Type Regular

Primary Location Chicago,Illinois

Secondary Locations OH - Cincinnati, FL - Tampa - Oldsmar, NY - New York City,

Travel Yes, 25 PERCENT of the Time

Nearest Major Market Chicago

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Research/Surveyor/MR
Functional Area : Accounting/Tax/Company Secretary/Audit
Role : Chartered Accountant/CPA
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 08th Jul 2020

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