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Sr. Internal Auditor

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Remote Working
Remote Working
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
Company Description

Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation is a thriving, values-driven company focused on doing the right things. We're a fast growing, publicly traded company (NYSE: ZWS), with an enduring reputation for integrity, giving back, and providing an engaging, inclusive environment where careers flourish and grow.

Named by Newsweek as One of America's Most Responsible Companies and an Energage USA Top Workplace, at Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation, we never forget that our people are at the center of what makes us successful. They are the driving force behind our superior quality, product ingenuity, and exceptional customer experience. Our commitment to our people and their professional development is a recipe for success that has fueled our growth for over 100 years, as one of today's leading international suppliers of plumbing and water delivery solutions.

Headquartered in Milwaukee, WI, Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation employs over 2800 employees worldwide, working from 24 locations across the U.S., China, Canada, Dubai, and Mexico, with sales offices available around the globe. We hope you'll visit our website and learn more about Zurn Elkay at .

If you're ready to join a company where what you do makes a difference and you have pride in the work you are doing, talk to us about joining the Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation family!

Job Description

This position reports to the Internal Audit Manager and is primarily responsible for planning and performing audits and projects to assess the adequacy and effectiveness of key financial and operational controls / processes, serving as a business partner to management by communicating actionable, valued-added solutions. Annual travel is between 15-20%.

This position will be in Zurn's Corporate offices in downtown Milwaukee, WI, however, this position has flexibility for some remote work. The team will work collectively to determine the best hybrid approach for onsite/remote work.


Assist the Internal Audit (IA) Manager with the development and execution of the annual risk-based Audit Plan, including the following:
  • Testing key Internal Controls over Financial Reporting (ICOFR)
  • Operational and compliance audits and ad-hoc special projects
  • Consultative assistance
  • External auditor assistance / coordination
People management:
  • Supervise IA staff, interns, and project-based external consultants, as applicable
  • Develop strong relationships with key internal stakeholder
Project management / performance:
  • Perform the scoping / planning, fieldwork, post-fieldwork and reporting for audits and projects
  • Prepare and review work papers that clearly support audit conclusions
  • Document process narrative descriptions, flowcharts, and other internal control analyses
  • Perform data analytics utilizing data extraction / analysis tools
  • Assess control and process risk and materiality.
  • Identify and implement improvement of IA processes and approach.

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting
  • 3+ years of experience in public accounting and/or internal audit, preferably in a manufacturing or retail environment
  • Preferred Certifications: CPA or CIA
  • Highly motivated with an ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic team environment
  • Proven ability to effectively manage time, prioritize, and handle multiple concurrent tasks
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and ability to clearly communicate complex information
  • Ability to perform data analytics and provide actionable insights
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and particularly strong Excel skills
  • Willingness to travel 15-20%
Leadership Competencies
  • Business Insight - Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization's goals.
  • Manages Complexity - Making sense of complex, high quantity and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems.
  • Drives Results - Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances.
  • Ensures Accountability - Holding self and others accountable to meet commitments.
  • Instills Trust - Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity.

Additional Information

Total Rewards and Benefits
  • Competitive Salary
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, AD&D, and Life Insurance
  • Matching 401(k) Contribution
  • Health Savings Account
  • Educational Reimbursement
  • Matching Gift Program
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

What happens when two remarkable sustainability leaders come together as one?
A sustainability powerhouse is born, making a splash in the markets they serve and saving the planet one innovative installation at a time.

In early 2022, Zurn Water Solutions Corporation, a market leader in smart, sustainable water solutions, and Elkay Manufacturing, a commercial drinking water solutions leader, agreed to combine their two exceptional firms to become a single water solutions powerhouse.

Together, the combined company offers a comprehensive package of innovative, sustainable, specified, engineered water solutions and sustainable plumbing products that provide water safety, water quality, and water conservation through critical service environments, while delivering total building solutions for new construction and retrofit applications around the globe. Our innovative solutions enable customers to advance their ESG initiatives and reduce operating costs while providing students, patients, patrons, and people within public and private spaces a safe, clean environment and access to fresh, pure, potable water - the essence of life itself.

What makes Zurn Elkay Water Solutions Corporation special is our people and our culture.

While playing a leading role in sustainability and water access are remarkable, what makes Zurn Elkay's story so compelling is the alignment of the two well-respected companies with powerful legacies and a combined 224-year company history and shared values and cultures where people matter most.

Sustainably inspired, the company has a deep commitment to Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, water, and environmental stewardship, and giving back to the communities where we live, work and play. Our powerful legacy of caring and commitment is made possible by the exceptional people that embody Zurn Elkay's values.

We're looking for innovative, energetic people who want to help solve tomorrow's challenges today. Our Total Associate Engagement core value means we work hard to ensure our associates have opportunities to grow and an inclusive culture in which to thrive. From formal training to on-the-job development and exposure to new businesses, when you join Zurn Elkay, you'll join a collaborative organization that will give you opportunities to thrive and grow.
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  • Job Reference: 706433377-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Zurn Water Solutions
  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent