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Internal Audit Intern

Date: Jan 7, 2022

Location: Carthage, MO, US

Company: Leggett & Platt

Leggett & Platt’s overall mission is a commitment to enhance lives – by delivering quality products, offering empowering and rewarding careers, and doing our part in bringing about a better future.


Leggett & Platt’s inventive heritage and leadership in the residential products industry span more than 130 years. As The Components People, we are the leading supplier of a wide range of products and components for all areas of life, including mattress springs and carpet cushion, automotive components as well as bedding machinery and erosion-control products.


Learn more about the history of Leggett:


Leggett & Platt Inc. is seeking an intern to join our global Internal Audit department at our Corporate Headquarters in Carthage, Missouri. This internship is an opportunity to gain real world skills in the timely execution of risk-based internal audits.


What you’ll do

  • Perform financial, operational and integrated audits and internal control reviews
  • Review the suitability of internal control design
  • Conduct audit testing and identify reportable issues
  • Determine compliance with policies and procedures
  • Assist with audits of SOX 404 key control testing across the enterprise
  • Draft and communicate findings to management


Minimum qualifications

  • On track to graduate with a 4-year or graduate degree, preferably in Accounting or Finance
  • Must have had at least one fundamental accounting course
  • Able to work independently and as a member of a collaborative team


Preferred qualifications

  • Experience with Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Strong analytical, written/verbal communication, and relational skills
  • Ability to adjust quickly to processes and work environments


If you take pride in exhibiting a high degree of accuracy, thoroughness, and integrity this might just be the perfect opportunity for you.



Who we are and what we offer

Bright students are welcome and wanted in Doors, Leggett & Platt’s summer internship program. Our interns gain real experience, working on challenging projects alongside experienced teams. For more information, please visit


Since 1883, Leggett & Platt (NYSE: LEG) has been creating a wide variety of innovative products that can be found in most homes, offices, and automobiles. Today our growing 137-year-old company is comprised of 15 business units and 140 facilities located in 18 countries. We’re not just hiring, we’re building a better company. Learn more about what Leggett life is like here:


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