Group Internal Auditor - Finance

Location: Sydney, New South Wales AU


Job Number: 657

External Description:

Who is Equifax?

Equifax is a leading global data, analytic and technology company, supporting customers across 24 countries. We have been serving the Australian and New Zealand markets for over 60 years. Through continuously adapting to our environment, not only have we remained a market leader, we drive and challenge ourselves to do better to help our customers live their financial best.

Our people are what makes us great at what we do - we see every member of our team as an integral piece of a jigsaw. We celebrate differences and recognize that each person brings with them unique talents and perspectives. We provide our people the support and flexibility to manage their work-life balance. At Equifax we genuinely care about our people and our ability to come together as #OneEquifax.

The perks of being an Equifax employee within the Finance team?

There are lots of perks of being an Equifax employee – we offer additional leave days as we recognize the importance of taking time out, whether that’s to catch up on some rest, celebrate a birthday, or give back to our community by volunteering. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people and provide them with discounted health cover through BUPA, access to comprehensive hearing services and discounts, and offer 24/7 support through our employee assistance program. Our leadership team fosters a culture of ownership, they will lead, coach, mentor and listen. We support one another to feel confident to speak up and hold each other accountable to work with integrity.

Our leaders practice transparency and encourage us to take full ownership of our work, debate ideas and create solutions that drive positive change for our customers. Our progressive and outcomes focused culture sees everyone making an impact, at every level.

We assume the best in each other and collaboratively work together to achieve the best possible results. We are supported in driving our own development and are given every opportunity to work on interesting and challenging projects. Working with our diverse Finance team means that you will see first hand the impact you can make not only for our business, but also our customers.

What you’ll do:

As an Internal Auditor of Finance here at Equifax, you will participate in and support Financial and Operational audits and the Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) program within our A/NZ division. You will test the design and operating effectiveness of internal Financial and Operational controls over company systems, and subsequently provide an opinion on the effectiveness of these controls.

We are a fun, high-energy, adaptable and professional team who love what we do. This really is a superb opportunity to join an industry leader not only in the local market but the global market. It is a chance to join a business with big growth aspirations and extensive career progression opportunities available within a global company.

What are we looking for?

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of external / internal audit experience

  • Tertiary degree in Accounting / Finance

  • Formal qualifications in Accounting (completed CA or CPA)

  • Strong business acumen

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • The ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team

  • Strong planning and organizational skills – able to withstand pressure and tight deadlines; priorities and organize workloads

Extra points for any of the following:

  • Demonstrated experience in SOX testing will be highly regarded 

  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)

Success attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?

  • Accountable

  • Brave

  • Curious

  • Collaborative

  • Individualist

  • Trustworthy

  • Dedicated

At Equifax, there is no such thing as the 'perfect candidate'

Seeing responsibilities and competencies laid out on paper can be confronting. At this stage of the application process, sometimes imposter syndrome can creep in and mess with our confidence. Please know, we list these items to give you an opportunity to show us your potential and how you can grow and transform with us. 

Your ability to demonstrate that you possess/have the real potential to develop the required capabilities, knowledge, experience and qualifications to perform in our roles is what we would like to hear from you. Where possible, you should support your claims with specific examples of what you have done and how you did it. 

However you identify, and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come to work every day! 

Job Number: J00122213

Community / Marketing Title: Group Internal Auditor - Finance

Location_formattedLocationLong: Sydney, New South Wales AU

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