Internal Audit Manager

City:  Copenhagen V
Country/Region:  DK
Application Deadline:  1 September 2023

Do you want to ensure that Pandora remains a frontrunner within audit and compliance assurance? 


The Internal Audit Manager will report to the Director of the Internal Audit & Compliance Controlling department, located in Copenhagen. The department is responsible for identifying, monitoring and validating risks and controls in Pandora globally in close collaboration with key stakeholders from clusters and functional areas.  


The Internal Audit Manager will be responsible for providing assurance based on Pandora’s global controlling landscape, through audits of financial information, tests of physical assets, review of internal and regulatory requirements, process validation and other compliance tasks. The audits are carrying out globally across all markets within Pandora, ensuring that financial, fraudulent and regulatory compliance risks have been properly mitigated and policies have been adhered to. The audits will be carried out from the office in Copenhagen as well as on-site in the markets. 


We aim not only to identify issues in our audits, but are also playing a vital part of the solution, being partners with the business when designing mitigating actions to close the gaps.  


Your tasks:


As Internal Audit Manager you will be taking part of:

•    Performing validation and substantive audit procedures 
•    Performing review of internal and external processes, identifying gaps and mitigating actions
•    Performing investigations of potential forensic cases and whistle-blower reports
•    Designing action plans and sustainable solutions for identified gaps, supporting the business rectifying issues
•    Being a trusted and valuable business partner with our colleagues in the business    


Your new team:

Pandora is a company with a big heart that takes great pride in treating our people well.
You will be part of an exciting business area and work in an international hub of can-do spirited, passionate and performance-driven people. We are a department of 14 people located in Copenhagen, US and Thailand, who work closely together, help each other out and appreciate an informal and humorous tone. 


What is needed to succeed: 

We are looking for a skilled team player who are able to strike the balance between theoretical and pragmatic approach:

•    Extensive audit work experience from external audit firm, or a similar role (at least 7+ years)
•    Holder of a relevant university degree, e.g. audit, economics, relevant certificates etc. Holder of a degree as Authorized auditor, Legal, Fraud or Forensic Examiner will be an advantage
•    Vast insights into process validation and the ability to obtain an overview of complex situations 
•    Ability to speak and write profound English.
•    Strong analytical skills, good overview, critical sense and ability to deal with complex issues. 


Something about you:

You might be the person we are looking for if you are outgoing with strong communication skills and are able to speak with people from all levels of the organization, incl. senior management. 

Additional information: 

This role is based in the Pandora Global Office in Copenhagen, Denmark. Candidates should be willing to travel approximately 20-40 days a year. 


Did we get your attention?


We hope you got all your questions answered and feel confident applying for this position, however if you have more questions regarding the position, please contact:  


Christian Buch

Global Recruiter


If you see yourself in the position and would like to become a part of Pandora’s future, please do not hesitate to apply. We look forward to hearing from you! 

We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. You can also read more about Pandora on our corporate site  


Icing on the cake  


You will be working out of our beautiful Head Office in Copenhagen V, established in 2016 and designed to unite and inspire our teams. Besides our beautiful interior design we are also proud of our LEED Gold Certification for Energy and Environmental Design. This means that we use as few natural resources as possible and that we use them with respect. The result is a professional and dynamic space that is unique, comfortable and inspirational – and delivers a true Pandora experience to anyone who works here or comes to visit. 


About Pandora 

Pandora is the world's largest jewellery brand. The company designs, manufactures and markets hand-finished jewellery made from high-quality materials at affordable prices. Pandora jewellery is sold in more than 100 countries through 6,500 points of sale, including more than 2,500 concept stores.    


Headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Pandora employs 32,000 people worldwide and crafts its jewellery at two LEED-certified facilities in Thailand. Pandora is committed to leadership in sustainability and will purchase only recycled silver and gold for crafting its jewellery by 2025 and halve greenhouse gas emissions across its value chain by 2030. Pandora is listed on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange and generated sales of DKK 26.5 billion (EUR 3.6 billion) in 2022.    


Pandora’s recruitment procedures are designed to be transparent and clear for all candidates. This helps us ensure that applicants are provided with a fair and equal opportunity to demonstrate their competencies and skills by removing blocking factors, possible biases, and risks of discrimination. We encourage everyone applying to our vacancies to refrain from adding identity-related elements such as a photo, marital status and age.