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Senior SOX Auditor - 183247

Norfolk, VA 23510
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At ADP we are driven by your success. We engage your unique talents and perspectives. We welcome your ideas on how to do things differently and better. In your efforts to achieve, learn and grow, we support you all the way. If success motivates you, you belong at ADP.

Insightful Expertise is a core value at ADP and in Corporate Audit, our colleagues around the world depend on us for that. Whether it's a new product in development, a new technology under consideration, a new business acquisition or a new office opening - Corporate Audit plays a critical role in ADP's growth. We are a passionate partner committed to ADP's success - and are looking for like-minded individuals who want to be part of our winning team.

ADP is currently seeking a Senior SOX Auditor to join their Internal Audit team. The qualified candidate will execute financial and operational audits of business units, products, activities, and functions. Be actively engaged in the audit process from planning to issuance of the audit report.
We strive for every interaction to be driven by our CORE values: Insightful Expertise, Integrity is Everything, Service Excellence, Inspiring Innovation, Each Person Counts, Results-Driven, - Social Responsibility.


General Responsibilities:

  • Execute the Sarbanes-Oxley walk-throughs and test plans for the company in a timely manner and in accordance with the testing calendar
  • Document work in accordance with department practices and workpaper standards
  • Communicate SOX testing results to the project manager, process owner, Local Project Management Office (LPMO) and to senior finance business unit management

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Planning and perform Sarbanes-Oxley walk-throughs and testing at assigned locations in accordance with the departmental testing strategy while meeting project deadlines
  • Prepare and validate detailed findings with appropriate compliance and process management in a clear and concise manner
  • Prepare and assemble workpapers for assigned audits in accordance with departmental standards and update the SOX repository in a timely manner
  • Provide timely status reports to the project manager on progress of activities
  • Develop value added relationships with process owners and local business unit management
  • Set up and co-ordinate closing meetings, providing support to the team members where necessary in presenting their issues
  • Supervise work of team members engaged in SOX reviews including workpaper review, monitoring progress in the field, and reviewing identified issues prior to discussing with the project manager
  • Coordinate and provide guidance to the team (i.e. mentoring) when conducting Sarbanes-Oxley walk-throughs and testing at assigned locations in accordance with the departmental testing strategy while meeting project deadlines
  • Determine root cause failures and business impact noting and monitoring trends for areas of expertise
  • Assist with control streamlining/rationalization and benchmarking for areas of expertise
  • Lead more complex reviews and special projects


  • 2+ years experience, preferable in a Big 4 Public or National Accounting firm, with a focus on Sarbanes-Oxley work


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting preferred
  • CPA preferred
Required Skills:
  • Must have superior internal control and audit skills and familiarity with Sarbanes-Oxley sections 302 and 404
  • Moderate out of town and local travel, estimated at no more than 30% per year is required
  • Ability to work independently and proactively manage workload
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills to interact with the appropriate levels of management and the internal audit team
  • Excellent time management skills and a process-oriented approach
  • Flexible and easily adaptable to changing conditions and requirements
  • Facilitate teamwork by contributing to team efforts, sharing responsibility for team results and exhibiting a positive attitude
  • Domestic travel 15% - 20% 

We're designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you're working for. Consistently named one of the 'Most Admired Companies' by FORTUNE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc as one of the 'Top 50 Companies for Diversity,' ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. "Always Designing for People" means we're creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.

At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.


Posted: 2019-09-30 Expires: 2019-10-30

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