PURPOSE OF POSITION:
Provide Strategic leadership to the Audit Team in the National Office (NO) portfolio assigned within the Region, in the provision of independent objective assurance and consulting activity of the portfolio’s operations. This advisory role includes but is not limited to providing advice on risk management, internal controls systems and their impact on the operations of the organization.
Supervise a team of professional auditors in the NO portfolio assigned and provide reasonable assurance to regional and national senior management that controls are adequate to mitigate high and medium risk to the Partnership. Nafasi za ajira December 2018
Provide audit quality assurance by reviewing the audit work of the audit team in his/her portfolio, including issue of audit reports to the respective NO portfolio Senior Leadership and to the Audit committees (as applicable).
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Bachelor degree in Audit, Accounting, Finance or related field.
Professional audit certifications (ACCA/CPA/CIA CISA/ACFE) finalized or in advanced stage of certification process.
Must be able to effectively work with new and changing situations including new regulations; where there may not always be a readily apparent solution.
Excellent presentation, analytical, interpersonal, time management, research, and communications skills.
Maintain a current knowledge base of audit industry practices and to ensure best practices as always considered.
Perform all assigned audit duties in a manner that reflects the highest professional standards and complies with the guidelines of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Considerable knowledge of the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and the Code of Ethics developed by the Institute of Internal Auditors.
Must have prior working experience in audit (Public or private) of not less than six years in a recognized organization, two of which should be at a senior supervisory level. Experience in accredited audit firms and/or in a Non-Governmental organization will be an added advantage.
Proven experience in Risk Based Auditing.
Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to influence others and establish credibility with business partners.
Cross cultural and multi faith experience.
Exposure to various accounting systems.
University degree in Commerce, Accounting/Business Management/Finance. A post-graduate degree in Management is a requirement. Nafasi za kazi December 2018
Be a qualified CPA or ACCA with an up-to-date membership status. Professional memberships in CIA/CISA/CFE are an added advantage.
Good command of the English Language, written and communication skills in particular. Knowledge of French would be an added advantage.