Company: METRO AG
Working area: Audit
Location/s: Düsseldorf
Contract type: full-time
Position available: Right away
Reference number: M/18-00028

METRO is a leading international specialist in wholesale and food retail. The company operates in 35 countries and employs more than 150,000 people worldwide. In the financial year 2016/17, METRO generated sales of around €37 billion. The company provides custom solutions to meet the local and international needs of its wholesale and retail customers. With its sales brands METRO/MAKRO Cash & Carry and Real as well as delivery services and digitisation initiatives METRO sets the standards for tomorrow: for customer focus, digital solutions and sustainable business models. More information at

For our Management Holding in Düsseldorf we are looking for a

Finance Auditor (m/f)

Main tasks:

  • Prepare, execute and document internal audit projects at sales lines and cross-divisional service companies internationally
  • Analyze and assess finance-related processes and governance systems
  • Prepare audit reports on audit results in English language
  • Develop recommendations to ensure compliance, effectiveness and efficiency of finance processes and internal controls
  • Present audit results to relevant management and align mitigating measures
  • Follow up on the status implementation of agreed measures
  • Functional responsibility for complex audits and related advisory projects, including coordination and interface management of important finance-related processes
  • Contribution to the development and improvement of new and strategic audit-related topics and approaches


Your profile:

  • Excellent degree in business administration or law
  • At least 3 years of audit or equivalent working experience in internal audit and/ or related functions at an auditing firm or an international company
  • Very good knowledge of international financial reporting standards, compliance standards (e.g. IDW PS 980) and related requirements
  • Comprehensive knowledge of accounting, controlling, treasury, tax, legal and/ or administration processes
  • Certified Tax Consultant, CIA or equivalent certification preferred
  • Excellent analytical and conceptual skills
  • Strongly result oriented, very good communication and negotiation skills, intercultural competence and integrity
  • Proficient in both spoken and written English and German (other foreign languages are an advantage)
  • Convincing presentation abilities
  • Flexible and willing to travel internationally up to 40% of working time


Are you interested in working in a professional team? Then we would be pleased to receive your online application in English.

The METRO AG is an equal opportunity employer. We offer all qualified employees and applicants identical chances.

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