Internal Audit Officer job at Caritas MFB
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Vacancy title:
Internal Audit Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Financial Services , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

Caritas MFB

Deadline of this Job:
Monday, May 06 2024 

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi, East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, May 03 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Caritas Microfinance Bank is a licensed microfinance bank regulated by Central Bank of Kenya. Caritas MFB offers a full range of innovative and customized financial services with a special focus on the unbanked and underbanked. Its headquarters are located in the Nairobi CBD. Caritas MFB was formed to provide affordable, innovative and customized financia...

Reporting to the Head of Internal Audit, the Internal Audit Officer will be responsible for evaluating adequacy, effectiveness and efficiency of the risk management framework, Compliance program, internal control systems and procedures as per the audit universe.

• Participate in preparation of risk based annual plan and preparing audit programs for audit assignments.
• Developing appropriate audit tests to achieve the desired audit objectives for each assignment and obtaining well documented audit evidence and conclusions through detailed working papers.
• Plan and execute assigned engagements in accordance with accepted auditing standards.
• Ensuring performance of quality audits and production of timely internal audit reports with practical and agreeable corrective actions.
• Follow up with management to ensure that management actions have been effectively implemented and continuously engage with stakeholders to ensure agreed corrective actions have been effectively implemented.
• Carry out special audits and/or investigations and other special assignments as may be required by management from time to time.
• Evaluating adequacy of enterprise risk management framework and recommend for areas of improvement.
• Carryout continuous audits by conducting periodic tests and data analysis on the bank’s transactions.
• Lead in scheduling and conducting branch surprise checks and cash counts.
• To perform any other duty as assigned in line with the organization goals and objective.

• Holder of bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance or Economics from a recognized university.
• Must possess professional qualifications as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Kenya
• Being a member of ICPAK will be an added advantage.
• Minimum of 3 (Three) years’ relevant working experience in internal auditing in a financial institution or professional firm.
• Should have in depth knowledge of IFRSs, IIA Standards and banking industry regulatory framework.
• Working knowledge of Computer assisted audit techniques (CAATs) and ACL audit software will be added advantage.
• Proven leadership skills
• Strong report writing, presentation and communication skills.
• Team player
• Great interpersonal and communication skills.
• High integrity.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Method of Application
Interested candidates who meet the criteria above are encouraged to send their application letters and detailed CVs to: Email: .
Kindly indicate the position title on the subject line when applying.
Closing date for application will be on 06th May 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. For more information, please visit

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Monday, May 06 2024
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 03-05-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 03-05-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 03-05-2067
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