Fresher Internal Audit Assistant USAID Project Jobs - WEI/Bantwana


Job Title:       Internal Audit Assistant 
Organisation: WEI/Bantwana
Project Name: USAID funded BETTER OUTCOMES for Children and Youth in Eastern and Northern Uganda
Reports to: Senior Internal Auditor
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
WEI/Bantwana Initiative is a Non-Governmental Organization that helps families and children orphaned and made vulnerable by HIV/AIDS to access the comprehensive support and care they need to grow into healthy adults.

About USAID BETTER OUTCOMES Project:
World Education Inc. /Bantwana (WEI/B) is implementing the five- year USAID funded BETTER OUTCOMES for Children and Youth in Eastern and Northern Uganda. The goal of the project is to improve the wellbeing of children and youth orphaned and made vulnerable by HIV and other adversities in Eastern and Northern Uganda. BETTER OUTCOMES is implemented by a consortium of five partners, namely: WEI/B as the prime partner; Mercy Corps, Uganda Women’s Efforts to Save Orphans (UWESO), Youth, Alive and Friends of Christ Revival (FOC-REV); each responsible for specific technical aspects of the project. The project is being implemented in 20 districts of Eastern and Northern Uganda.

Job Summary: The Internal Audit Assistant will assist the Senior Internal Auditor to examine and evaluate the adequacy, effectiveness and efficiency of the organization’s internal control systems and procedures, monitor and provide assurance of compliance (with donor requirements, statutory requirements, as well as organizational policies and procedures. Draft audit findings and recommend corrective actions to improve operations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Reviewing project accountability documents to ensure thoroughness, proper, complete and adequate documentation
  • Perform site visits of Implementing Partners and sub-grant CSOs to verify project related activities
  • Assess the adequacy, effectiveness and efficiency of the established internal controls and procedures
  • Checks compliance with established internal control procedures, rules and regulations by examining records, reports, operating practices, and documentation; report whether any issues need addressing
  • Verifies assets by comparing items to documentation
  • Performs sport checks on cash at hand and inventory, and report the findings
  • Complete audit work-papers by documenting audit tests and findings
  • Communicates audit findings by preparing audit reports; discussing findings and recommendations with relevant auditees and report significant issues to immediate supervisor
  • Assess action plans and monitor timely implementation of recommendations in the audit reports
  • Conduct ad-hoc reviews as requested by supervisor and provide reports thereafter
  • Performing any other tasks assigned by the supervisor as well as requests by senior management


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant for the USAID Project Internal Audit Assistant job placement must hold a university degree in a business related area such as; Accounting, Finance, Economics and Business Administration
  • At least stage three Professional qualifications such as CPA and ACCA or equivalent
  • One (1) year progressive work experience in Internal Audit
  • Knowledge of auditing standards and procedures, laws, rules and regulations
  • Knowledge and experience with USAID rules and regulations an added advantage
  • Past experience with non-governmental/non-profit organizations
  • Ability to maintain professionalism and strive for high ethical standards at all times

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join the World Education Inc. /Bantwana (WEI/B) are encouraged to apply via E-mail only be sending an updated CV and cover letter to: Human Resource Manager, World Education Inc Bantwana at wei_recruitment@ug.worlded.org

Deadline: 6th April 2018 by 5:00pm

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