Senior Technical Auditor Job Placement – Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA)

Organisation: Uganda
National Roads Authority (UNRA)
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Manager
Technical Audit Manager
Ref: UNRA IA2/2017/EXT
About UNRA:
The Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) was established by an Act of
Parliament; The Uganda National Authority Act, No. 15 of 2006. UNRA became
operational on 1st July 2008.  The
mandate of UNRA is to develop and maintain the national roads network, advise
Government on general roads policy and contribute to addressing of transport
concerns, among others.
Job Summary: The Senior Technical
Auditor will be responsible for conducting technical audits on designs,
procurement, supervision services, construction and maintenance works for roads
and bridges and any other engineering projects.
Key Duties and
  • Profile potential risks for planned audit
    areas to guide on the risk based audit activities;
  • Draft audit plans for specified audit
  • Implement risk based technical internal
    audit assignments in line with departmental work plan and relevant audit
  • Document results of the audits and make
    appropriate recommendations within the set timelines;
  • Coordinate with the risk management and
    compliance units the organization’s risk assessment;
  • Draft audit reports highlighting areas of
    improvement and make respective recommendations;
  • Perform any other duties as assigned to

Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant for the UNRA Senior
    Technical Auditor career opportunity should hold an Honors Degree in Civil
    Engineering, Highway engineering or;
  • A Higher Diploma in Civil Engineering from
    a recognized institution with a Master’s Degree;
  • For those with a Bachelor’s Degree, a
    Master’s Degree in a related field and other post graduate qualifications
    in Civil Engineering, Highway Engineering or other relevant field will be
    an added advantage;
  • Registration with the professional
    Engineers Registration Board (ERB) or its equivalent in the Commonwealth
    will be an added advantage;
  • Possession of certification such as a CPA,
    ACCA will an added advantage;
  • At least three years of auditing
    experience in a large organization;
  • Computer literacy skills
  • Demonstrated working experience in the
    internal audit of an organization/business unit with diverse professions.
  • High level of integrity;
  • Ability to work as part of a team and to
    develop subordinates;
  • Excellent interpersonal, particularly
    staff/management relations, oral and written communication skills;
  • Strategic thinking and ability to work and
    produce accurate results in an environment with multiple and challenging
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their
applications online at the link below. Please follow the instructions at the
link below.
Deadline: 10th October 2017

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