Director Internal Audit
Jobs at:Vihiga County Public Service Board
Deadline of this Job:
30 December 2022
Date Posted: Tuesday, November 29, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
Duties and responsibilities
• Head the day- to-day activities of the internal audit directorate of the County Government;
• Co-ordinate the implementation of the Internal Control Framework to streamline Internal Control Framework to streamline Internal Control and Risk Management systems in the County Government;
• Review the internal control framework and consistently ensure its compliance;
• Co-ordinate and facilitate the development and implementation of the formal Risk Management Framework;
• Co-ordinate departmental audits, document audit procedures, developing criteria, review and analyze evidence and document processes and procedures;
• Identify, develop and document audit issues and recommendations;
• Co-ordinate and liase with external auditors to ensure external audits and financial reporting processes are efficient and effective;
• Conduct appropriate governance and performance assessment exercises so as to streamline the County’s performance and governance processes;
• Lead in the development of the County Audit Charter and Annual Work plan;
• Perform any other related duties as may be assigned from time to time.
• Have excellent report writing skills;
• Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
• Have a practical knowledge of computer systems, including internet navigation, CAATs and various Microsoft office applications;
• Be a team player and strategic thinker;
• Have sound leadership and management skills;
• Be self – driven and able to work within tight deadlines.
• Served for cumulative ten (10) years, three (3) of which should have been at the grade of Principal Internal Auditor,
• Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines; Commerce (Accounting or Finance option), Business
• Management, Business Administration, Economics or any other relevant field;
• Must be in possession of CPA(K)/ACCA and registered with the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) and the Institute of Internal Auditors Kenya (IAA-K) in good standing;
• A certified Senior Management Course from a recognizes institution will be an added advantage;
• Must have a relevant Master’s Degree;
• Well conversant with Public Financial Management Laws and Regulations;
• Must satisfy the provisions of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.
Work Hours: 8
Experience in Months: 60
Level of Education: Bachelor Degree
Job application procedure
• Interested and qualified candidates should submit their application with copies of their National Identity/passport, Academic & Professional certificates and current Chapter Six compliance certificates to the undersigned on or before 30th day of November, 2022.
• SECRETARY/CEO VIHIGA COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD
P.O BOX 880-50300
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