Internal Auditor

Job Summary
The Internal Auditor, under general supervision of a more experienced Senior Internal Auditor, will assist in the execution of the annual audit as well as assist on other strategic initiatives within the Department. This role assists with financial, operational, strategic, and compliance audits. The Internal Auditor assists with the assessment of risk for their assigned audit projects and reviews and tests the design and effectiveness of internal controls. Additionally, the Internal Auditor identifies the need for recommendations and improvements in internal control. This role offers significant exposure to multiple areas of the organization (e.g., pharmacy and retail operations, accounting, finance, supply chain, etc.) with diverse projects in a dynamic environment. This role offers career growth either internal to the Department or in the business. Comprehensive onboarding, mentoring, and coaching is provided.

Job Responsibilities
  • Assists with a variety of audits in accordance with audit programs through the application of established policies and procedures.
  • Attends kickoff and closing meetings. May assist in preparing the agenda for these meetings.
  • Utilizes audit techniques to document and determine the effectiveness of internal controls (i.e. interviews, observation, flow charting, compliance and substantive testing). Able to independently identify risks in a given process.
  • May participate in investigations being performed by the Internal Audit function.
  • Based on changes or new information arising in the audit process, adjusts to changes made to audit programs to address these changes.
  • Identifies audit concerns, and effectively communications, as identified, to audit team.
  • Prepares draft audit findings including recommendations resulting from audit for formal report to immediate supervisor. Assists in preparing reports for reviews.
  • Adheres to detailed project timelines.
An Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans

Walgreens Boots Alliance (Nasdaq: WBA) is a global leader in retail and wholesale pharmacy, touching millions of lives every day through dispensing and distributing medicines, and through its convenient retail locations, digital platforms and health and beauty products. The company has more than 100 years of trusted healthcare heritage and innovation in community pharmacy and pharmaceutical wholesaling.

WBA is one of the world's largest purchasers of prescription drugs and many other health and well-being products. The company's size, scale and expertise will help position us to expand the supply of, and address the rising cost of, prescription drugs in the U.S. and worldwide.

The company's portfolio of retail and business brands includes Walgreens, Duane Reade, Boots and Alliance Healthcare, as well as increasingly global health and beauty product brands, such as No7, Soap & Glory, Liz Earle, Botanics, Sleek MakeUP and YourGoodSkin.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree OR High School Diploma/GED and at least 3 years of experience in financial/operational auditing or information technology auditing.
  • Experience working with internal control concepts (risk and control).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft PowerPoint (for example: applying a theme, formatting character spacing, inserting a picture, changing slide layout and theme colors, adding transitions, customizing slide numbers, changing chart style and/or formatting font).
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Word (for example: inserting headers, page breaks, page numbers and tables and/or adjusting table columns).
  • Willing to travel up to 15% of the time for business purposes.


Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree in finance, accounting, business management, computer science, quantitative analysis, or other business fields.
  • Master's degree or MBA.
  • Internship experience in an analytical role.
  • Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Information System's Auditor (CISA).
  • Experience in the Retail, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare or Distribution industry.
  • Experience working with statistical sampling procedures.
  • Basic level skill in Microsoft Access (for example: opening a table in datasheet view, entering data, filtering data, creating a form, modifying a form layout, applying themes, running, sorting and saving queries, creating and formatting a report, changing report test, adding an image, printing labels, navigating through records, and/or exporting to Excel).
  • Experience evaluating information to determine compliance with standards, laws, or regulations.
  • Experience working with Sarbanes Oxley requirements.


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