Job Vacancy For Head of Internal Audit

A reputable Rural Bank in the Western North Region is seeking to engage the services of Head of Internal Audit.

Job Description

• Identify and assess risks
• Plan, organise and carry out the internal audit function including the preparation of risk-based Internal Audit Plan which fulfills the responsibility of the department, scheduling and assigning work and estimating resource needs
• Issue audit reports to the Board Audit Committee
• Undertake periodic audit review of operations of branches, head office and departmental activities
• Follow up on implementation of Audit recommendations
• Ensure implementation of policies, pronouncements and directives
• Undertake special investigations and any other functions that may be assigned from time to time by the board
• Proffer suggestions on how to improve the systems and controls in place
• Provide training for internal audit staff to enable them to carry out their functions effectively

Qualification Required & Experience

• Chartered Accountant (ICAG, ACCA or CIMA) qualification and a Master's Degree in Accounting/Finance and any other business related discipline from a recognised tertiary institution
• Minimum of 5 years of working experience as Head of Internal Audit
• Knowledge in T24 Core Banking Application
• Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
• Knowledgeable in risk based auditing
• Excellent team spirit
• Good oral and written communication
• Assertiveness
• Strong analytical skills
• Very objective and independent
• High sense of integrity

Location: Western North Region

How To Apply For The Job

Applications along with curriculum vitae (CV) and copies of relevant certificates should be submitted to:

Closing Date: 24 May, 2024