Internal Auditor NGO Jobs – Save the Children International



Job Title:           Internal Auditor
Organisation: Save the
Children International
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organization for
children and has program presence in over 120 countries in the world and has
been implementing programs for over 90 years. Save the Children envisions a
Uganda in which every child attains the right to survival, protection,
development and participation. Our mission is to inspire breakthroughs in the
way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and lasting change in
their lives. We strive to create impact for children by delivering our
Programmes through partnerships, by being innovative, by acting as the voice
for and of children, and by achieving results at scale.  In Uganda, we implement programmes in six
thematic programme areas of Child Protection, Child Rights Governance,
Education, Livelihoods & Food Security, Health, Nutrition and HIV/AIDS in development
and emergency contexts. Save the Children delivers programs in over 36
districts in the North, Rwenzori, North-Eastern and Central regions of Uganda,
Currently, Save the Children has a staff complement of over 300 persons. We
save children’s lives. We fight for their rights. We help them fulfil their
potential. In 2014, we reached over 143 million children through our work
around 52m directly and 91 million indirectly around the world.
Job Summary: The Internal
Auditor supports the Senior Management Team (SMT) by evaluating adequacy and
effectiveness of the governance, risk management and control systems. S/he will
carry out audits, reviews and (fraud) investigations to deliver opinions on the
effectiveness of the controls and risk framework operating across Save the
Children International to the various stakeholders. The Internal Auditor heads
the Internal Control Department which may include supervision of field based
staff. The Internal Auditor may be called upon as and when necessary to support
the emergency team in cases of humanitarian crisis
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the Save the
    Children Internal Auditor job placement should hold a Bachelor’s Degree or
    higher in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or other relevant
    field.
  • The applicant must be a member of the
    Institute of Internal Auditors;
  • Must be a member of the ACCA or CPA
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in
    Audit and compliance at middle level management in a large international
    NGO or Private Sector firm;
  • Ability to establish and maintain
    conducive collegial relations and perform effectively as a member of a
    team.



  • Willingness to travel and work in
    hard-to-reach areas, occasionally under strenuous conditions.
  • Computer literacy and excellent
    documentation skills are a must.
  • Availability and willingness to work extra
    hours during times of humanitarian responses.
  • Highly developed cultural awareness and
    ability to work well in an international environment with people from
    diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • Ability to intervene with crisis
    management or troubleshooting as necessary.
  • Highly developed interpersonal and
    communication skills including influencing, negotiation and coaching
  • Excellent time management and planning
    capacity
  • Availability and willingness to work extra
    hours during times of humanitarian responses.
  • Past exposure and experience of working
    with local partners and District Local Government in Child Rights
    Governance, Health, Nutrition, Education, HIV/AIDS or Child Protection is
    an added advantage.
  • Excellent analytical skills and strategic
    planning abilities.
  • Ability to establish and maintain
    conducive collegial relations and perform effectively as a member of a
    team.
  • Computer literacy and excellent
    documentation skills are a must.
  • Highly developed cultural awareness and
    ability to work well in an international environment with people from
    diverse backgrounds and cultures.
  • Ability to intervene with crisis
    management or troubleshooting as necessary.
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication
    skills including influencing, negotiation and coaching.
  • Excellent time management and planning
    capacity.
  • Availability and willingness to work extra
    hours during times of humanitarian responses.
  • Willingness to travel and work in
    hard-to-reach areas, occasionally under strenuous conditions.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply online by
clicking on the title link below.
Deadline: 27th August
2017

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