Fossil Group  Inc

Sr. Internal Auditor

Bengaluru, Karnataka, IN

Company: Fossil Group Inc

Category: Business and Financial Operations Occupations

Published on 2022-01-11T19:05:22.000000Z

This position is based in Fossil’s Bangalore, India offices and reports to the Director of Global Audit

Services who is located at Corporate Headquarters in Texas. The vast majority of this position will be

supporting the Americas region.

As a Sr. Internal Auditor, you will be a critical part of our Americas Audit team, providing assessments of

operational, compliance and financial risks and controls. Your specific responsibilities will include:

 Leading the Sarbanes-Oxley and internal audit activities for the Americas region

 Performing Sarbanes-Oxley business process walkthroughs and testing in a global controls


 Coordinating activities for consultants working co-sourced or out-sourced Sarbanes-Oxley

and/or internal audit projects supporting the Americas region, when necessary

 Performing financial and/or operational audits and advisory projects based on the annual audit

plan or at the request of the Audit Committee and/or management

 Assisting in identifying opportunities to reduce risks, strengthen controls or improve business

performance during engagements

 Seek and build strategic relationships with company business partners and control process

owners (especially within the Americas region) towards developing a broad business acumen

 Evaluating impact of findings, discussing with line management and initiating recommendations

in assigned test areas

 Understanding and communicating the connection of audit findings to broad strategic business


 Drafting audit reports and review supporting audit workpapers

 Partnering with members of the department to assist with process improvement, automation

opportunities and enhancements to internal audit methodologies and efficiency

 Occasional special projects as directed by the Audit Leadership or Fossil management team

Aligning with Fossil’s core values, you are someone who:

 Develops strong partnerships across our organization

 Brings a positive, service-oriented approach to work

 Is driven by creating unique and efficient solutions for business challenges

 Can articulate thoughts clearly as well as listen to and considers others’ ideas

 Is passionate about their contribution to Fossil

 Challenges the status quo

 Has a great time at work and encourages others to do the same

Required Skills and Experience:

 A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Management, or an equivalent business or

technology discipline

 Professional certification (CPA, CIA, CISA, Chartered Accountant, etc.)

 4-6 years of audit, accounting, risk, control, compliance or related experience

 Strong Sarbanes-Oxley knowledge and testing experience supporting US public companies

 In-depth knowledge and understanding of risks and internal controls in relation to business


 Advanced knowledge in MS Office (MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Word) and/or Google Suite

productivity software, especially Drive, Sheets, Mail and Calendar

 Demonstrated self-starter with strong organizational and analytical skills

Fossil Audit Services Department

Sr. Internal Auditor Position Description

 Advanced interpersonal and English communication skills

 Strong documentation and report writing / presentation skills

 Ability to work independently and with others

 Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and manage competing priorities

 Ability to think critically

 You have the ability to travel up to 5-10%

 Split work schedule to overlap the Central Standard Time Zone up to 4 hours

 Required location: Bangalore

Preferred Skills and Experience:

 Graduate degree

 Additional relevant professional certifications

 Proficiency with automated internal audit documentation software (i.e. Workiva)

 Consumer/retail industry experience

 Working experience with SAP and Hyperion

 Ability to work with multiple team members and tasks at one time and manage ambiguity

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