Senior Internal Auditor Job Placement – Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA)

Job Title:   Senior Internal Auditor

Organisation: Uganda National Meteorological
Authority (UNMA)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to: Board
and Executive Director

About US:

Uganda National Meteorological Authority (UNMA) is a
statutory body established by UNMA Act, 2012. The Act empowers UNMA to provide
for the control and development of technically sound and scientific
meteorological services in Uganda.

Job Summary:  The Senior Internal Auditor will provide an
independent and objective assurance services to the Board and Executive
Director regarding the resources management, risks, operations and soundness of
the Authority.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

Head of the Internal Audit Section

Ensures that planned assignments are conducted
in compliance with existing procedures, rules and regulations.

Ensures professional conduct and practices of
financial management are adhered to.

Reviews Internal Audit systems and procedures to
assess their adequacy and compliance

Initiates audit assignments and leads team in
conducting audit assignments

Writes/prepares audit reports to the chief
executive and /or audit committee

Ensures that the Authority has sufficient
controls for the management of the assets and stores

Initiates and supervises on spot and special
Internal Audit investigations over any matter which may call for such action.

Performs any other assignment as may be required
by the Board and ED

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

The ideal candidate for the Uganda National
Meteorological Authority (UNMA) Senior Internal Auditor job must hold an honours
Bachelor degree of Finance and Accounting or Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting
option) or Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting option) Bachelor or
Business Studies (Accounting option)

A Master’s degree in Accounting from a
recognized University

A full professional Accounting/Auditing
qualification like CIA or ACCA or CPA or CIMA

Six years of working experience as an Internal
Auditor or equivalent level of Internal Audit work in Government or an
equivalent level of experience from a reputable organization.

A member of the relevant professional body.

Financial Analysis;

Risk Analysis;

Value for money Audit

Age: 30 years and above

How to Apply:

All applications must be accompanied with recent CVs
detailing work experience, present position, and current remuneration,
professional and educational qualifications. Applicants must also include a
copy of their National Identity Card and three (3) referees (including their
names, workplace and contact details).

Females are encouraged to apply and Applications should be
physically delivered to the address below;

The Executive Director,

Uganda National Meteorological Authority,

Plot 22/28 Port Bell Road, Luzira.

P.O Box 7025


Deadline: 9th
March 2020 by 5:00pm

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