NorthWestern Energy Internal Auditor or Senior Auditor (Butte, MT or Sioux Falls, SD Preferred. Other Major office locations may be considered) in Butte, Montana
52700-105700 per year | 17-Oct-2023 to Until Filled (MST) | Butte, MT, USA | Salary | Finance | Regular Full Time
Internal Auditor or Senior Auditor
Work Location : Butte MT or Sioux Falls, SD (other major company office locations may be considered)
Pay range : $52,700 to $105,700 per year
Employment Status: Regular Full-time
External candidates apply at northwesternenergy.com
Internal candidates apply through iConnect (https://iconnect.nwe.northwesternenergy.com/Employee-Portal/?m) .
About this position and am I right for this job?
NorthWestern Energy is in search of an ambitious individual to fill the position of internal auditor or senior auditor. This individual will engage in cross-functional collaboration with the business units, involving continuous learning of the controls, processes and operations throughout the organization. If you enjoy variety, problem-solving, and appreciate a dynamic team setting, this is the job for you. NorthWestern Energy offers the opportunity for growth and extensive benefits and wellness programs. We emphasize our relationship with employees and focus heavily on company culture to benefit the communities we serve and the environment in which we operate.
The successful applicant will be responsible for completing financial, operational, contract, compliance and information technology engagements as well as have the opportunity to work with management to provide consulting services. The individual will be part of team and work with other staff and senior auditors, reporting directly to the Audit Manager. They will be performing internal audits designed to examine and evaluate the effectiveness and efficiencies of the Company's internal controls, including IT general controls, assess the integrity of financial reports, evaluate risk, identify operational efficiencies, and submit recommendations to appropriate management. All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives
A degree in accounting, finance, data science, information technology or related discipline
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Institute of Internal Auditors professional practices framework
Ability to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and technical skills are essential to this position
Attention to detail
IT audit experience is a plus
The successful candidate must demonstrate and maintain a good safety record
For the Internal Auditor role, a certification or advanced degree is preferred but not required. The company is very supportive in helping employees obtain various certifications.
For the Senior Auditor role, at least 3 years of related experience as well as a certification (such as CIA, CPA, CISA, CFE) or advanced degree (such as MBA, MPAC, or MACC).
We offer great benefits:
NorthWestern Energy is a fully regulated electric and natural gas utility serving Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska. We employ over 1,500 amazing people and serve 764,200 customers who are our neighbors in our communities. We are a top employer and offer competitive benefits, including:
401K with company match up to 4% and non-elective contribution up to 7%
Healthcare and wellbeing programs, including dental and vision for you, your spouse and dependents, Health Savings Account (HSA), healthcare and dependent care flexible spending account (FSA)
Employee Assistance Programs (Offering up to six free counseling sessions, per person, per issue, per year for employees, spouses and dependents to include financial heath)
Life Insurance (Company pays basic employee policy; spouse, dependent insurance also available)
Competitive pay (Scheduled performance-based wage increases and annual incentive opportunities.)
Paid company endorsed volunteer opportunities
Paid parental leave
Paid bereavement leave
Paid training opportunities
Paid time off starting on your first day, plus 11 paid holidays
Benefits may vary by position or as negotiated as part of a collective bargaining agreement.
Posting Dates: October 17, 2023 through Open Until Filled
Employment Physical: Not Required
Drug Test: Required
Background Check: Required
Relocation Benefit: Negotiable
Telecommuting: Part-time Negotiable within NorthWestern Energy Service Territory
We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected class in accordance with applicable federal or state laws and statutes. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department at 1-800-245-6977 or at email@example.com