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Date:  Jul 10, 2024
Job Req ID:  18396
Category:  Finance
Country/Region:  US
State:  IL
City:  Naperville
Workplace:  Hybrid

Title:  IT Staff Auditor


If you’re interested in playing an important role in managing risk and ensuring compliance with legal and regulatory requirements, come join Kellanova as an IT Auditor. Use your audit expertise to assess the design and effectiveness of Kellanova Information Technology (IT) controls in critical risk areas such as cyber security, data privacy, disaster recovery and completeness and accuracy of financial reporting.


The Kellanova IT Audit team offers independent control assurance and advisory services, aiming to enhance organizational value through the systematic evaluation of IT governance, risk management, and internal controls processes. This hybrid role offers low travel and can be located in greater Chicago, IL or Battle Creek, MI regions with the expectation to be in the office Tuesday through Thursday.


A Taste of What You’ll Be Doing


  • IT Audit Assurance – Assist in the execution of IT audits, integrated audits with Kellanova’s regional audit teammates, and SOX compliance testing. You will use data analytics during the planning and testing phases of an audit to continuously improve audit results. Additionally, you will help develop automated monitoring scripts to identify possible instances of misappropriation of assets and control breakdowns.
  • Risk – Assess risk and assist in the development of IT audit scope and objectives. Create audit programs, test technology controls, and deliver quality audit results in a timely manner.
  • Data Analytics – Develop data analytics that analyze control effectiveness to provide factual, data-driven audit results. Work with process owners to implement corrective actions that address the root cause of audit observations.
  • Cross-Functional – Partner with regional audit teammates and business partners on integrated process audits. Assist with the development of automated scripts that allow for the continuous review of controls in between audit projects.

 We’re Looking for Someone With


  • Bachelor of Science with a Management Information Systems/Computer Science or Bachelor of Business Administration with Accounting or Finance focus, with IT audit experience
  • General understanding of business processes and related controls; experience with Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) requirements; accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), CobiT, COSO, and/or other control frameworks
  • Proficient computer skills utilizing Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, and Teams; experience with SAP
  • Data analysis and/or visualization experience using Diligent ACL, Tableau, Power BI, Python or similar tools; Aptitude for new technologies such as Generative Artificial Intelligence (AI) to deliver more valuable insights
  • An ability to think critically and prioritize efforts using a risk-based approach
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • MBA and/or CPA, CIA, CISSP, CISA, CFE or similar designation preferred


What’s Next

After you apply, your application will be reviewed by a real recruiter, so it may take us a few weeks to get back with you by email or phone. Visit our How We Hire page to get insights into our hiring process and more about what we offer.


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If you join our team, you’ll be rewarded for the difference you make. Our comprehensive benefits offer you the support you need through your life events, big or small. Visit our benefits page & be sure to ask your recruiter for more specific information.


Get to Know Us


At Kellanova, we are driven by our vision to be the world’s best-performing snacks-led powerhouse, unleashing the full potential of our differentiated brands and our passionate people. Our portfolio of iconic, world-class brands include Pringles, Cheez-It, Pop-Tarts, MorningStar Farms, Special K, Krave, Zucaritas, Crunchy Nut, among others.


Kellanova’s Culture of Best means we bring our best to all that we do in pursuit of our vision to be the world’s best performing snacks-led powerhouse. Our culture celebrates boldness and empowers our people to challenge the status quo, achieve results, and win together.


Our focus on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (ED&I) enables us to build a culture of belonging where all employees have a place at the table and are inspired to share their passion, talents and ideas to work.


We’re on a journey to be the best. You coming?


Kellanova is an Equal Opportunity Employer that strives to provide an inclusive work environment, a seat for everyone at the table, and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information regarding our efforts to advance Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, please visit our website here.   

Nearest Major Market: Naperville
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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