Senior Internal Auditor Jobs – Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA)

Job Title:    Senior Internal Auditor

Organisation: Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

Reports to:  Executive Director

 

About US:

Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) is a statutory body established by UNMA Act, 2012. The Act empowers UNMA to provide for the control and development of technically sound and scientific meteorological services in Uganda.

 

Job Summary:  The Senior Internal Auditor will provide an independent and objective assurance services to the Board and Executive Director regarding the resource’s management, risks, operations and soundness of the Authority.

 

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

  • Head of the Internal Audit Section
  • Ensures that planned assignments are conducted in compliance with existing procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Ensures professional conduct and practices of financial management are adhered to.
  • Reviews Internal Audit systems and procedures to assess their adequacy and compliance
  • Initiates audit assignments and leads team in conducting audit assignments
  • Writes/prepares audit reports to the chief executive and /or audit committee
  • Ensures that the Authority has sufficient controls for the management of the assets and stores
  • Initiates and supervises on spot and special Internal Audit investigations over any matter which may call for such action.
  • Performs any other assignment as may be required by the Board and ED
  • Initiates and supervises on spot and special Internal Audit investigations over any matter which may call for such action.
  • Performs any other assignment as may be required by the Board and ED.

 



Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold an Honors Bachelor Degree of Finance and Accounting or Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting option) or Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting option) Bachelor of Business Studies (Accounting option)
  • Master’s degree in Accounting from a recognized University
  • A full professional Accounting/Auditing qualification like CIA or ACCA or CPA or CIMA
  • At least six years of working experience as an Internal Auditor or equivalent level of Internal Audit work in Government or an equivalent level of experience from a reputable organization.
  • A member of the relevant professional body.
  • Financial Analysis;
  • Risk Analysis;
  • Value for money Audit.
  • Age: 30- 50 Years

 

How to Apply:

All applications must be accompanied with recent CVs detailing work experience, present position, and current remuneration, professional and educational qualifications. Applicants must also include a copy of their National Identity Card and three (3) referees (including their names, workplace and contact details). Females are encouraged to apply and Applications should be physically delivered to the address below;

 

The Executive Director,

Uganda National Meteorological Authority,

Plot 22/28 Port Bell Road, Luzira,

P.O Box 7025

Kampala-Uganda.

 

Deadline: 19th May 2021 by 5:00pm

 

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