Fresher Officer Information Systems Audit Job Opportunities – Uganda Revenue Authority (URA)

Organisation: Uganda
Revenue Authority (URA)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Supervisor
Information Systems Audit
Job Code: HRM/051/601

About URA:
The Uganda Revenue Authority
(URA) was established by the Uganda Revenue Authority Statute of 1991 and set
up in September of the same year as a central body for assessment and
collection of specified revenue, to administer and enforce the laws relating to
such revenue and to provide for related matters. This statute incorporated all
the laws that were in force then regarding tax collection. The new organization
(URA) amalgamated the three tax administration departments that were
responsible for all the taxes collected by the Central Government of Uganda.

Job Summary: The Officer
Information Systems Audit carries out audits and provide consultancy services
on organizational information systems to evaluate and improve the effectiveness
of risk management, governance and internal controls

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    applicant for the URA Officer Information Systems Audit job placement
    should hold a Bachelor of Computer Science or Information Technology or
    related field from a recognized academic institution
  • Certified
    Information Systems Auditor
  • Professional
    qualifications in relevant IT and/or Audit related areas such as, CEH, and
    Accountancy etc.
  • At
    least one year of experience in Information Systems Audit in a reputable
  • Knowledge
    of ISACA standards (including ISO17799/27001)
  • Knowledge
    of COBIT
  • Knowledge
    of the Internal Audit Manual and Charter
  • Knowledge
    of the URA Policies and Procedures
  • Excellent
    communication and report writing skills
  • Proficiency
    working with recognized IT Security related standards, Technologies,
    principles and practices c) Ability to analyze big volumes of data and pay
    attention to details
  • Problem
    analysis and solving skills
  • High
    level of organizational skills
  • Excellent
    interpersonal skills
  • Ability
    to work well as part of a team
  • Possession
    of an impeccable record of integrity
  • Ability
    to exercise flexibility and resilience under different working conditions

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates who wish to join URA should apply online by visiting the
website below. Please go to Careers link, Click Here, ‘CAREERS -> EXPERIENTIAL
HIRING -> Login (If new, register, else continue)’ to view detailed job
description of the roles and responsibilities and other required competencies.
All applicants are required to scan and attach copies of the required academic
documents only e.g. Transcript, O’ Level, A’ level, Degree certificates. Each
attachment should not exceed a limit of 1MB and ONLY Portable Document Format
(pdf) are allowed.

Note: The
list of shortlisted and successful candidates will be published on the URA
website. Academic documents for the successful candidates will be vetted and
background checks conducted before they are considered for appointment into the
Authority. Any applicants found with forged academic documents will be charged
in the courts of law.

Deadline: 5th May 2018 at 11:59pm

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