Senior Internal Auditor job at The Veterinary Medicines Directorate

Vacancy title:
Senior Internal Auditor

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

The Veterinary Medicines Directorate

Deadline of this Job:
11 July 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 21, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Senior Internal Auditor

Qualifications and Requirements:
For appointment to this grade, an officer must have: -
• At least four (4) years relevant work experience in comparable organization;
• Bachelors Degree in any of the following disciplines: Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or any other equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
• Be in possession of any of the following: - CPA(K), CISA, or their equivalent from a recognized institution;
• Supervisory course lasting not less than two (2) weeks from recognized institution;
• Be proficient in computer applications; and
Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six (6) of the Constitution.

Duties and responsibilities entail: -
• Preparing audit reports, audit test procedures, notifications and request for information memos;
• Conducting risk management reviews of the areas to be audited;
• Preparing risk-based audit plans, programs and schedules including any special tasks and projects requested by the Audit Committee, and Management;
• Performing substantive and compliance testing of accountable records and documents and prepare working papers;
• Evaluating progress and effectiveness of action taken to implement audit recommendations received from internal and external audits;
• Preparing of Audit Programs in line with the Audit Plan and the Audit Committee agreed areas of focus;
• Conducting regular audits (financial, regulatory, compliance or operational review/audits to ensure effectiveness and efficiency of operations, compliance with relevant laws, policies, procedures and best practice;
• Undertaking compliance audits to ascertain the level of compliance with to Statutory and Regulatory requirements;
• Carrying out audit tests on internal controls in all processes and make recommendations for improvement;

Competencies and Skills
• Team building;
• Report writing;
• Communication.

• Scale: VMD 5
• Basic Salary: Ksh 89,000 X 6,000-117,500 X 8,000-133,500
• Terms of Service: Permanent and pensionable

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 48

Job application procedure
Candidates who meet the above criteria are advised to submit a hard or soft application, detailed curriculum vitae and other testimonials to:
The Chief Executive Officer,
Veterinary Medicines Directorate;
Email  / 
or deliver hard copies with the envelope clearly marked Ref: …. to the Veterinary Medicines Directorate Offices, PCPB Plaza, Loresho Ridge Ground Floor; Addressed to:
Veterinary Medicines Directorate
P.O. Box 66171-00800
Westlands, Nairobi
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION: Monday 11th July, 2022 AT 5.00 P.M

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 11 July 2022
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 22-06-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 22-06-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 22-06-2065
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