Senior Internal Auditor

Date: Feb 12, 2024

Location: Budapest, HU, 1095

Company: IFF Family of Companies

Job Description

At IFF, the heart of our company is fueled by a sense of discovery, constantly asking “what if?” That passion for exploration drives us to co-create unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty, detergents and household goods, as well as beloved foods and beverages.
We are looking for a hard-working, highly motivated individual to join our growing Internal Audit team as a Senior Internal Auditor, and we hope it’s you!
On this role, you will be responsible for supporting the Internal Audit department and raising awareness of the company's global control environment. Being a trusted business partner, the Senior Internal Auditor will have exposure to and interaction with personnel from many company locations and functions. The Senior Internal Auditor will participate in the planning and execution of the audit program and will be a steward of financial integrity and controls, while serving and supporting the business. This role offers a great opportunity to learn and grow within a high energy, high growth organization. 


Job description: 

  • The Senior Internal Auditor is responsible for executing elements of the company’s Internal Audit strategy. Through the activities below, the Senior Internal Auditor will develop strong professional relationships within company, build the department’s standing throughout the organization, and progress in his/her own career development. On this role you will:
  • Gain and understanding of the business, including the supporting technology.
  • Assist in the development and execution of detailed audit plans.
  • Identify risks, evaluate key control activities within important processes and develop recommendations to help management improve the business.
  • Communicate findings and recommendations to various levels of management.
  • Provide creative input that will add value to the audit process and organization.
  • Coordinate activities and strategies with external auditors. 
  • Assist with various other special projects and departmental administration, including continuous improvement initiatives.

Job Requirements

  • The ideal candidate will work well in fast-paced environments and enjoy collaborating in teams.
  • We will rely on your 4 - 5 years of professional experience in public accounting, internal audit, and/or consulting. 
  • Your degree in accounting or finance will be critical in bringing new knowledge to the team. 
  • You will bring practical experience, strong communication & presentation skills, leadership ability and project management skills to our team. 
  • The preferred candidate will have an accounting certification such as an ACCA or CPA and/or professional certifications CIA, CFE, CISA, etc.
  • You will be proficient in English. Proficiency in other languages is a valuable asset (e.g. Russian) 
  • You will have the ability to travel up to 30% of the working time.


  • HO opportunity (3 days/week)
  • Professional onboarding process
  • Multinational and supporting environment
  • Cafeteria, health insurance
  • Training opportunities
  • Learning and development programs
  • Team building

About IFF

With the beauty of art and the precision of science, we are an international collective of thinkers who partner with customers to bring scents, tastes, experiences, ingredients and solutions for products the world craves.

As a global leader in food, beverage, health, biosciences and sensorial experiences, we do a lot and continually innovate to do it better.

For more than 130 years we’ve been focused on finding the most innovative solutions to help bring “better for you” products to market. While we have grown over the years, we remain agile in our approach and put our customers’ needs at the forefront of our thinking.

We offer end-to-end service that few can deliver on. Our unparalleled product portfolio is the most robust in the industry and we have leadership positions across key taste, texture, scent, nutrition, enzymes, cultures, soy proteins and probiotics categories.

IFF is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At IFF, we believe that your uniqueness unleashes our potential. We value the diverse mosaic of the ethnicity, national origin, race, age, sex, or veteran status. We strive for inclusive workplace that allows each of our colleagues to bring their authentic self to work regardless of their religion, gender identity & expression, sexual orientation, or disability. Visit: to learn more.