Internal Audit Senior

Date: May 24, 2024

Location: Chicago, IL, US

Company: Suntory Global Spirits

At Suntory Global Spirits, we craft spirits of the highest quality and deliver brilliant experiences to people around the world. Suntory Global Spirits has evolved into the world's third largest leading premium spirits company ... where each employee is treated like family and trusted with legacy. With our greatest assets - our premium spirits and our people - we're driving growth through impactful marketing, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Suntory Global Spirits is a place where you can come Unleash your Spirit by making an impact each and every day.



Internal Audit Senior  


The following position is open in IllinoisUnited States.

What makes this a great opportunity?

Beam Suntory offers a unique opportunity for the Internal Audit department to provide strategic audit and advisory services.  This role serves as an entry into the Internal Audit team based in Chicago, Illinois and supports business leaders to manage risk and seek solutions to add value.  Projects include strategic, operational and process improvement projects that have a measurable impact to the company with a key focus on supporting the execution of our business controls audit program. We are not seeking ‘check the box’ auditors but instead internal consultants to collaboratively create unique solutions with the business. 

Role Responsibilities

  • Perform business control audits to assess Beam Suntory’s internal controls, risk management procedures, and compliance with industry regulations and best practices
  • Utilize project management skills to plan, execute, and report on audit projects in a timely manner
  • Assist with the development of the annual internal audit plan through the financial statement risk assessment and scoping processes
  • Lead process and control walkthroughs, test controls, and review business processes
  • Gather, interpret, and summarize complex financial data sets to identify trends, patterns, and anomalies to pinpoint potential risks and control weaknesses
  • Collaborate with the business to identify potential areas of risk and improvement, providing recommendations to continuously enhance the control environment


  • Undergraduate degree, with major in accounting, finance, or business administration required
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and/or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Six Sigma or other relevant certification preferred
  • 2+ years of public accounting, consulting or internal audit related experience preferred
  • Experience in consumer products, spirits, or similar industry
  • Ability to build relationships founded in trust and critically think along with leaders
  • Knowledge of accounting, finance and internal controls is required, as is comprehension of internal auditing standards, GAAP, Sarbanes-Oxley, COSO framework and risk-assessment practices

At Suntory Global Spirits, people are our number one priority, and we believe our people grow together in diverse and inclusive environments where their unique insights, experiences and backgrounds are valued and respected. Suntory Global Spirits is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, military veteran status and all other characteristics, attributes or choices protected by law. All recruitment and hiring decisions are based on an applicant’s skills and experience.

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