Final application date

18 August, 2024


Ann-Sofie Gillström

Toyota Industries Europe (TIE) is the European holding company of Toyota Industries Corporation’s (TICO) based in Japan. TIE hosts business units such as Toyota Material Handling Europe, Vanderlande and viastore.  

 TIE has more than 20 000 employees. Our business units are primarily operating in the material handling and intralogistics area. We have presence in all major European markets. Although our business has its roots in Europe, approximately 15% of our operations are conducted outside the continent, with a primary focus on the United States and Asia. We are now building up the capability in TIE to support our business units to drive synergies and optimize corporate services, improve corporate governance, and build critical competence for the entire group. 


Your Position

TIE is expanding its Group Internal Audit function and is looking for a dedicated Internal Auditor to join the team. In this role, you will be instrumental in performing internal audit engagements related to internal controls (J-SOX) and risk management. By bringing a systematic and disciplined approach, you will help TIE achieve its objectives by evaluating and improving the effectiveness of governance and control processes. You will collaborate with various business, IT, finance, and legal partners during the planning, execution, and completion phases of each internal audit engagement. As an Internal Auditor, you will work closely with business units across the TIE Group in Europe, including Toyota Material Handling Europe, Vanderlande, and viastore. You will also cooperate with other members of the Internal Audit Departments within TIE in Europe and TICO in Japan. The role entails frequent international travel (approx. 25%).


In this role you report to the Head of TIE Internal Audit, Ann-Sofie Gillström.

Your responsibilities

  • Compliance Audits: Conduct compliance audits in accordance with TICO requirements, including J-SOX assessments and audits of internal control self-assessments.
  • Risk-Based Audits: Perform risk-based audits covering a wide range of topics within our business operations.
  • Audit Procedures: Contribute to all phases of the audit process, including developing audit programs, performing fieldwork, identifying appropriate recommendations, writing audit reports, and verifying the implementation of actions through follow-up audits.
  • Risk Identification: Identify a broad spectrum of risks related to processes, regulatory compliance, organisational structure, and policies, and translate these risks into actionable business issues.


Your profile


  • Have at least 5-7 years of experience in auditing or related roles.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities to identify issues and recommend solutions.
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail in evaluating processes and controls.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present findings clearly and concisely.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and collaborate with various business units and departments.
  • Experience working in a multinational environment or with international teams is an advantage.
  • Willing to learn and work with developing the function.
  • Fluent in both written and spoken English.
  • Have an academic degree within Accounting/Finance/Business Administration or related field.

Our Offer   

In a rapidly growing high-tech industry in fast transformation, Toyota Industries is stable, global and influential. We offer a dynamic, diverse, and welcoming work environment where you always act within an international context. The position is based in Mjölby, Sweden or in Veghel, The Netherlands with the possibility to partly work remotely.


Most importantly, we have good, open, and collaborative environment and we encourage continuous development and learning to deliver quality in everything we do. While you keep moving us forward, we look forward to seeing your career move in remarkable ways.




Your application 

Please send your application, containing Curriculum Vitae and cover letter in English no later than August 18th, 2024. We screen continuously, so do not miss out on this opportunity!

Interviews will be held in August.


For more information about the position, please contact Head of TIE Internal Audit, Ann-Sofie Gillström,