Job Vacancy For Internal Auditor At Cape Coast Polytechnic

Applications are invited from qualified persons to fill the following position in the Polytechnic:- Internal Auditor


The Internal Auditor is a high level independent corporate executive with overall responsibility for the Internal Audit. He/She shall be responsible to the Rector for the following duties:

•   Monitors, reports and ensures compliance with the relevant statutory requirements.
•   Liaises with the internal Audit Agency to promote best practices in internal auditing in the Polytechnic
•   Develops internal audit charter, staffing norms and guidelines for implementation of audit in line with statutory requirements
•   Liaises with other monitoring units to review Polytechnic's security, ethics, environmental and other operations to ensure effective and efficient management
•   Evaluates and reports on adequacy of internal control systems
•   Oversees the functional activities of all divisions/department/units within the internal Audit Office

Qualification Required & Experience

Candidates for the position must have a good educational background and an extensive work experience, including the following:

•   Must be a Chartered Accountant and hold a Master's degree in relevant field (eg. Accounting (PhD will be an added advantage)
•   Must have at least 10 years post-qualification work experience in a tertiary institution, industry, or any relevant public service organization, at least years of which must be in auditing
•    Must show high qualities of sound judgement, initiative, resourcefulness, precision and professionalism in their area of specialization
•   Must have unquestionable integrity and exhibit a high sense of industry
•   Must have a strong sense of responsibility and possess very good leadership and team skills

Terms of Appointment:

•   The appointment, which is full time shall be for 4 years in first instance, and may be subject to renewal for another 4 years
•   The candidate must not be more than 55 years
•   The conditions of service and salary are very attractive.

Location: Cape Coast

How To Apply For The Job

Mode of Applications:

•   Interested candidates must submit applications accompanied by two (2) copies of their Curriculum Vitae
•   A two-page Vision Statement outlining the applicant's vision for the Internal Audit Office of Cape Coast Polytechnic and strategies in achieving them
•    Candidates must also request three (3) referees to submit reports on them directly to the Chairman, Search Committee for Finance Office

Applications must be sent under registered and confidential cover and marked "Postion of Internal Auditor" to:

The Chairman
Search Committee for Internal Auditor
C/O Ag. Registrar
Cape Coast Polytechnic
P.O. Box AD 50
Cape Coast

Or send a soft copy of their documents to:-

Closing Date: 18 December, 2015