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Southfield, MI, US

Manager Internal Auditor


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Lear Corporation is the leading Tier 1 automotive supplier serving all of the world's major automotive manufacturers with our world-class automotive seating and automotive electrical products. Our products are developed and produced by a diverse, talented team of more than 165,000 people. With operations in 39 countries, Lear operates in every major automotive manufacturing region in the world. For our globally positioned and successful teams, we are looking for dedicated talents with zest for action and enthusiasm. If you love challenges, want to experience development opportunities unrestrained, and want recognition that pays off, then you've come to the right place with Lear.


Manager Internal Auditor

Corporate Headquarters - Southfield, MI  


As a member of the Internal Audit team, you will work closely with the Director of Internal Audit and relevant process leadership to ensure the effectiveness of controls over financial reporting and certify compliance with laws and regulations.


Your Role

  • Lead audits focusing on financial/operations, process, division, SOX and plant operations
  • Ensure records, transactions & departmental activities are in compliance with accounting principles, applicable regulations & laws and Lear policies and procedures
  • Assess risks in various parts of the organization to plan audits and execute the appropriate response
  • Prepare and present audit findings and recommendations to management  
  • Develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders
  • Interpret complex data and recommend solutions to unusual problems
  • Manage special projects at Lear’s North American facilities, mainly in the US and Canada as directed
  • Controls testing and documentation as directed by external auditors


Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance
  • 5-7 years of accounting or internal audit experience
  • High level of commitment to integrity and accountability
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Critical thinker with strong analytical skills
  • Manufacturing experience
  • CPA or CIA designation
  • Ability to travel up to 30%


 Bonus If You Have

  • Prior public accounting experience
  • Internal Audit experience within the automotive industry
  • Advanced degree
  • Experience with data analytics
  • Experience using Hyperion and SAP 



Lear Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse workplace.


Applicants must submit their resume for consideration using our applicant tracking system. Due to the high volume of applications received, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship. Unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies, or similar, will not be paid a fee and will become the property of Lear Corporation.