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JOBREQ1800023744 Requisition #

As a Senior Auditor you will be responsible for the effective execution of a wide range of general internal audits, Sarbanes-Oxley audits, and ad hoc projects throughout the company. As part of the Internal Audit Department, you will be based out of PPG’s Corporate Headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA.


Key Responsibilities

  • Performs all tasks for completion of audits including the planning and organizing of individual audit assignments, executing field work, documenting testing, communicating audit findings and recommendations and drafting audit reports.
  • Interacts with Corporate Audit Services, operational, and financial management personnel of all levels across PPG’s Strategic Business Units and Corporate functions to complete assigned audits.
  • Prepares/reviews work papers to ensure compliance with established standards and the existence of adequate supporting documentation for the audit work completed.
  • Works closely with the external auditor for all SOX audits during planning, field work and reporting to ensure an efficient and cohesive approach on joint audits.
  • Prepares audit reports in accordance with established report writing standards.
  • Reviews audit findings, recommendations, and corrective action with audit management and auditees.
  • Opines on the adequacy and efficiency of the systems of internal control.
  • Conducts meetings with management upon commencement and completion of the audit to discuss scope and significant audit issues. Develops recommendations for management to improve the adequacy, effectiveness and efficiency of controls and operations.
  • Supports the Internal Audit Supervisor/SOX Specialist with the annual SOX plan by assisting with the identification of financial statement risks and key controls for material financial statement line items.
  • The position requires 25-35% travel to domestic and international locations.




  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business or related field of study. An Advanced degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of ­­­2 year Audit experience with external audit firms or internal audit departments experience.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) credentials are strongly preferred.
  • Portuguese and/or Spanish language skills are highly desirable
  • Understand and apply financial controls concepts and auditing theories, procedures, and techniques
  • Demonstrated abilities and a proven record of success in delivering audit conclusions and results
  • Ability to operate independently and recommend effective solutions and resolve conflict.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to meet tight deadlines while maintaining a high level of accuracy with limited supervisory oversight
  • Ability to work seamlessly in a virtual environment to complete projects with team members based in various locations, domestically and globally. Flexibility to work across various locations.
  • Project management skills including planning and organization to initiate and develop project plans and successful implementation
  • Ability to share knowledge in order to develop others while working to complete audits and projects.



Here at PPG we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.



Through leadership in innovation, sustainability and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:


We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.


We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.


We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.


We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.


We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders and our communities.


We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.


PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

PPG vision: http://corporate.ppg.com/Our-Company/PPG-Vision.aspx

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/


PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.  We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.


PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process, so that we can do better today than yesterday.


Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.


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