John Swire & Sons Limited (JSSL), a highly diversified international conglomerate headquartered in London, England, is looking to hire an internal auditor to be part of their global audit team. The position will be based in Camden, New Jersey at United States Cold Storage (USCS), Inc, one of the key subsidiaries in the USA. USCS operates over 38 public refrigerated warehouses in 13 states. Other JSSL businesses operating in the USA include Swire Oilfield Services (SOS), the world's largest supplier of specialist offshore cargo carrying units to the global energy industry, and Finlay Extracts & Ingredients (FEI), part of James Finlay Limited, a global beverages company & the largest independent tea trader in the world. Purestream Inc, a water treatment and management company, is also a subsidiary in the US.
The role reports into London and ultimately reports up to the Group Head of Internal Audit. Group Internal Audit (GIA) is an independent and objective assurance and consulting activity that is guided by a philosophy of adding value to improve the operations of the group companies. The remit of the audit function is broad and the auditor will be involved in all aspects of the businesses. Responsibilities will focus on following and completing the risk based audit plan including quality audit findings and reporting. The audit reports and performance of GIA are assessed at various audit committees including the USCS audit committee.
This position also provides the opportunity to potentially fill an open finance or operational position in 2-3 years after becoming familiar with the various entities and processes within the Company.