Jobs – Internal Audit Supervisor at Umeme

Job Title: Internal Audit Supervisor

Umeme Limited is an Electricity Distribution Company listed on the Uganda and Nairobi Securities Exchange, with Actis’ Infrastructure 2 fund as a majority investor. Actis is a leading investor in the emerging markets, managing over US$4.8bn worth of investment on behalf of more than 100 institutional investors, including the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC), a UK Government owned company.

Job Summary: The Internal Audit will be responsible for:
  • Ensuring successful completion of assigned audit engagements, from engagement planning to wrap up activities.
  • Overseeing and direct daily activities of the internal auditors assigned during audit engagements.
  • Applying risk and control concepts to scenarios encountered and identify any potential issues.
  • Communicating identified issues with the internal audit manager and management.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Steer, manage and develop an effective audit team.
  • Document key business process flow diagrams and perform walk through testing during engagement planning.
  • Intuitively plan and scope audit assignments effectively, allocate audit resources appropriately and ensure a comprehensive and appropriate audit programme is set for each audit engagement.
  • Develop audit programmes and testing procedures relevant to risk and test objectives in accordance with the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing.
  • Communicate assigned tasks to engagement team in a manner that is clear and concise ensuring high quality, accurate, and efficient results.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal Candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree in Engineering, IT, Finance, Accounting or any other business related field, Preferred: Part qualification (CtSA, ACCA, CPA, CIA).
  • A minimum of four years’ work experience in a busy commercial environment
  • Be an excellent team Player
  • High personal drive
  • Excellent analytical skills,
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Highly results-oriented
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Be a Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors
  • Knowledge of the regulatory and operational environment.
How to apply for the job:
All interested candidates should send their applications clearly detailing your suitability for the position in terms of required qualifications and experience to: .
NB: Please DO NOT send CVs. Please indicate your name and the job you are applying for in the subject line.

Deadline: 4th April 2014 by 5:00p.m.

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