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Sr. Auditor - Remote

Date: Feb 25, 2021

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: MSC Industrial Supply

Build a better career with MSC. 
Serving customer and community starts with the very best people doing their very best work. That is precisely what we have at MSC Industrial Supply Co., a leading North American distributor of metalworking and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products and services. Watch HERE to find out why you should work at MSC and join us as we continue to build a diverse and inclusive workplace. 

Requisition ID : 6197 

Employment Type : Full Time         

Job Category : Accounting/Audit/Finance                                             

Work Location :  Davidson, NC (CSC) 

State or Province : North Carolina (US-NC)     

Potential Work Location : United States : North Carolina : Charlotte 


Sr. Auditor - *** Remote Opportunity ***


The Senior Auditor will perform operational audits, execute testing for Sarbanes Oxley requirements and build business relationships throughout the company.  The position will require interaction with key business owners throughout the Company.  



  • Assists Audit Management with the planning of operational audits (functional areas, distribution centers and branches) including preliminary understandings, developing the test plan and risk ranking the objectives.
  • Executes onsite and field operational audits which includes assessing the risks that the functional areas, distribution centers and branches encounter while pursuing their objectives and determines the efficiency, effectiveness and compliance with the controls in place to mitigate those risks.
  • Assists with the Sarbanes Oxley process which includes planning, communicating and executing the plan over the fiscal year.
  • Reports audit findings verbally and in writing to business owners.
  • Communicates with the business, as appropriate, to provide consultation on internal controls and operational efficiencies.
  • Participates in the development of the annual internal audit plan.
  • Follows up with functional owners on the implementation of agreed upon improvement opportunities.
  • Works with external auditors to support their review.
  • Stays current of technological innovations and trends in internal auditing, accounting as well as in the distribution industry.
  • Performs review of quarterly financial reports including 10Q/K’s, Press Releases, Analyst Scripts, Proxy, etc.
  • Fosters the MSC Culture in the department and throughout the company to ensure fulfillment of MSC’s vision and unity of purpose.
  • Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field required.
  • Minimum of 2 years of auditing, accounting or business experience.
  • Strong knowledge of internal controls is required.
  • CPA, CIA or MBA is preferred.



  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills required.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint is required.
  • Working knowledge of data analytics is preferred.
  • Desire to grow and learn in a fast pace environment.
  • Ability to effectively interface with management at all levels, as well as, contacts outside the organization.
  • Experience in distribution or inventory management is preferred.
  • Strong time and project management skills is required.



  • A valid driver’s license and the ability to travel approximately 8% of the time with the possibility of more required.

Why MSC  
People. Collaboration. Insight. That’s how you build something that works.

Built on a foundation of trust, MSC works side by side with our customers to help them drive business results. With more than one million product offerings and 75+ years of experience across industries, MSC strives to help our customers achieve greater productivity, profitability, and growth through inventory management and other innovative supply chain solutions. 

We care about our associates and have programs in place to help our 6,500+ team members achieve their potential. When you join our team, you will receive rewards and recognition for your contributions, training and professional development opportunities, as well as a variety of benefits to support you and your family's health, well-being, and financial future.

If you are inspired to learn, take risks, and succeed as a team, you can build a better career at MSC.

Equal Opportunity Statement 
At MSC, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all qualified applicants and our associates without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or any category protected by applicable law.                    


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte