Internal Auditor Jobs – Uganda Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)

Job Title:     Internal
Organization: Uganda
Nurses and Midwives Council (UNMC)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Governing
About US:
The Uganda Nurses
and Midwives Council is a semi-autonomous Health Professional Regulatory and
supervisory body under the Ministry of Health established by Uganda Nurses and
Midwives Act, 1996(CAP 276) with the mandate to set and regulate standards
training and practice of Nursing and Midwifery professions in Uganda for public
health safety.
Job Summary:  The Internal Auditor will primarily assess the
effectiveness and efficiency of the policies, procedures and standards by which
the Council’s physical, human and technological resources are managed
Key Duties and Responsibilities: The Internal Audit function is an independent
and objective unit responsible for:
  • Work with the Council and Management in ensuring that systems are in
    place, to identify, analyze and mitigate all risks;
  • Plan, organize and conduct the internal audit function including
    preparation of audit plans for different departments;
  • Report to the Audit Committee of the Council and top management on
    policies, programmes and activities of the department
  • Liaise with the external Auditors to ensure that areas of concern
    and audit issues are identified and attended to
  • Make recommendations on the systems and procedures that need
    attention and monitoring management response and implementation
  • Review the internal audit control procedures and systems to assess
    their equity and compliance
  • To audit revenue collection for accountability purposes
  • Audit procurements and payments in line with accounting and
    financial procedures and regulations
  • To conduct manpower audit in line with the approved budgets and work
  • To review and advise on the Council’s accounting systems in line
    with the internal controls
  • To monitor the expenditure of the Council in line with the budgetary
    provisions and financial regulations
  • To conduct any reviews/tasks requested by the Council or Registrar
    as may be required from time to time
  • To prepare and submit audit reports to relevant authorities
  • Perform any other tasks as may be assigned

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate should either hold a Degree in Accounting or
    Auditing from a recognized University OR full professional qualifications
    in Accounting or Auditing from recognized institution
  • At least three years of experience as an Internal Auditor in a busy
  • Sound and contemporary financial management skills
  • Practical knowledge and skills in computer packages in Microsoft
    Word, Access, Excel)
  • Concern for quality and standards
  • Exhibit a high level of ethics and integrity
  • Good communication skills
  • Time management
How to Apply:
All interested
applicants should submit their applications with the relevant testimonials,
certificates and at least three referees two of whom should be current
work/station supervisors and one personal to the address below;
The Registrar,
Uganda Nurses and
Midwives Council,
P.O Box 4046,
Kampala. Uganda
Deadline: 4th July 2019 by 5:00pm
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