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Several Fresh Graduate Job Opportunities - Graduate Trainees - Edes & Associates


Organisation: Edes & Associates
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Edes & Associates is a global professional services firm, providing quality, tailored and innovative audit, assurance and advisory services to both public and private sector institutions at local and international level. The firm’s expertise in financial management and project management consultancy and advisory work in developing economies is unrivaled. With offices in Kampala, Abuja and London and an extensive network of associate consulting firms worldwide, Edes & Associates is able to swiftly mobilise multi-disciplinary expert teams in several countries to assist you and your business.

Job Summary:  The Graduate Trainees should be young talented and ambitious graduates to join our team in the Kampala Office. The position gives applicants a rare opportunity to start a world class career in audit, assurance and advisory services.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The Graduate Trainees should hold a First degree or Second Class, Upper Division in Accounting, Finance, Statistics, Mathematics, Quantitative Economics and (or) Business Management.
·        Applicants should be graduating in January 2020 (with academic Transcript or Testimonial from the relevant University)

Please note; only short-listed candidates will be invited to participate in the interview process. Should you be successful in all the assessment stages, you will be offered a career with us. Successful candidates should expect to start work on 15th February 2020.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested applicants should send their detailed CVs with three referees and copies of their education documents to recruitment@edesassociates.com

Deadline: 20th January 2020

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Audit Senior - Data Analytics Job Placement - National Social Security Fund (NSSF)


Job Title:       Audit Senior - Data Analytics
Organization: National Social Security Fund (NSSF)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Audit Manager - Information Technology

About US:
The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) is a Provident Fund mandated to provide social security to its members as prescribed by law under CAP 222 (Laws of Uganda) through efficient management of members' contributions. The NSSF asset base is currently over Ugx. 9.8  trillion, making the Fund one of the largest players in Uganda’s economy.

Job Summary:  The Audit Senior-Data Analytics will be responsible for conducting information systems risk based internal audits to give assurance on availability, confidentiality and integrity of information; checking compliance with procedures and policies and making relevant recommendations to improve the controls in place.           

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Reviewing the Fund’s Data Management Framework and underlying policies, procedures, standards and guidelines for completeness, compliance and appropriateness and make recommendations for improvement in line with best practices and emerging IT trends.
·        Reviewing established internal controls to prevent and/or detect errors and irregularities in the database for completeness and appropriateness.
·        Reviewing data validation controls in application systems for appropriateness and completeness.
·        Reviewing procedures and standards relating to posting, upload & approval of data for completeness and relevance.
·        Conducting data extraction and analysis using software tools on Fund databases to ascertain completeness and integrity of data.
·        Participating in reviews of internal controls of systems under development as well as major IT projects and initiatives to ascertain if there are adequate in-built data validation controls.
·        Reviewing the fund’s data privacy policy for adequacy, compliance and completeness
·        Provide data analytics support to the rest of the audit team.
·        Prepare draft audit reports in the Audit Management Software (TeamMate) for the Audit Managers review.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant for the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) Audit Senior-Data Analytics job must hold a Bachelor’s degree in a numerical field.
·        Professional qualifications – CISA, CISM, CIA or Equivalent 
·        A minimum of four years of experience in auditing a busy organization, two of which must be in IS audit.
·        Wide experience in use of CAATS (ACL, IDEA, etc.), Audit Management software (Teammate, Pro audit), sound knowledge of internal controls and broader working knowledge of auditing techniques and standards is preferable.
·        IT skills (knowledge of data analysis tools or audit software is a must)
·        Judgment and Decision-making
·        Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
·        Good analytical skills
·        High level of creativity and innovation
·        Problem solving skills
·        Investigative skills

How to apply:
Interested individuals should send copies of academic credentials, application letters and detailed CVs addressed to the Head of Human Resources & Administration to recruitment@nssfug.org

NB: Please kindly include the title of the job in the subject line. Please note that canvassing or lobbying will lead to automatic disqualification of the candidate

Deadline: 22nd January 2020

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Several Data Collection Jobs - Survey Supervisors - International Potato Center (CIP)


Job Title:             Survey Supervisors (Several Data Collection Jobs)
Organization:  International Potato Center (CIP)
Duty Station:   Mpigi and Masaka, Uganda

About US:
The International Potato Center (CIP) was founded in 1971 as a research-for-development organization with a focus on potato, sweetpotato and andean roots and tubers. It delivers innovative science-based solutions to enhance access to affordable nutritious food, foster inclusive sustainable business and employment growth, and drive the climate resilience of root and tuber agri-food systems. Headquartered in Lima, Peru, CIP has a research presence in more than 20 countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

CIP is a CGIAR research center, a global research partnership for a food-secure future. CGIAR science is dedicated to reducing poverty, enhancing food and nutrition security, and improving natural resources and ecosystem services. Its research is carried out by 15 CGIAR centers in close collaboration with hundreds of partners, including national and regional research institutes, civil society organizations, academia, development organizations and the private sector.

Job Summary:  The Survey Supervisors will assist in data collection during the survey of sweetpotato value chain actors in Mpigi and Masaka districts.  They will be responsible for collecting data in designated villages and markets through personal interviews of farmers, traders, processors and consumers.

 Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Attend training in data collection;
·        Collect household, market, consumer data in Mpigi and Masaka districts;
·        Participate in regular team review meetings during data collection;
·        Submit specified number completed surveys approved by team Supervisor and/or survey Coordinator.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicants must at least hold Bachelor’s degrees or equivalent in agriculture, agricultural economics, statistics, monitoring and evaluation, project management or other relevant social sciences;
·        Survey data collection with a national and/or international research organizations. Experience in market/consumer surveys is an added advantage;
·        Use of tablets and/or electronic devices for survey data collection;
·        Working in rural and challenging conditions;
·        Teamwork;
·        Fluency in English & Luganda

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should apply online at the link below.

Click Here -> Select Enumerators and Survey Supervisors

Deadline: 10th January 2020

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Senior Technical Auditor, Information Technology Systems Job Placement - Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)


Organization: Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Manager Audit

About US:
The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Co-operatives established by the UNBS Act Cap 327. It is governed by the National Standards Council and headed by the Executive Director who is responsible for the day-to-day operation of UNBS. The mandate of UNBS is to develop, promote and enforce national standards in order to enhance competitiveness of Ugandan products, promote fair trade and protect consumers and the environment.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
·        Provide input to the annual Information System (IS)/ Information Technology (IT) audit plan to be included in the overall departmental Annual Audit Plan.
·        Develop detailed IT audit work plans, information system audit programs/audit tests for specific engagements, audit schedules and risk assessments.
·        Conduct all assigned IS/ IT audits end-to-end; including planning, evaluating and documenting the results, reporting and follow up in accordance with the annual audit plan.
·        Evaluate adequacy and effectiveness of IT Governance, Risk Management and Controls for the Bureau, particularly on applications and infrastructure security.
·        Conduct special IS/ IT project audits, including investigation of fraud and/ or irregularities, as required,
·        Conduct IT security audits (e.g. network, operating system and data center), including evaluating if security vulnerabilities are properly identified and mitigated. Coordinate the scope and performance of these reviews with departments and external security experts, where applicable.
·        Prepare clear and concise audit reports on audit findings, detect non-compliance with UNBS policies, guidelines, statutory requirements and procedures for discussion with management, and your immediate supervisor before final reports are issued for corrective action.
·        Provide first level assurance services on system development and acquisition process of all Information Technology Systems and modules being brought into the UNBS IT environment.
·        Conduct assessments on changed, newly added or implemented IT internal controls
·        Support Internal Audit Department to optimize the use of existing CAATs (i.e. Teammate, IDEA, EnCase and ACL Audit Exchange audit systems) such as providing internal technical support and knowledge sharing services to all users when necessary.
·        Develop and maintain productive client, staff and management relationships through individual contacts and group meetings.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The applicant should preferably hold a Post-Graduate qualification in Information Technology or computer science or a related field from a recognized University
·        Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems and/ or Technology or related field.
·        Professional qualification of Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) is a MUST
·        Other Professional Information Systems Audit/Security/Risk Certifications such as CISM, CISSP, etc. will be added advantage.
·        At least five years of practical experience in areas of IT Audit/Risk/Security preferably with a large corporate environment.
·        Possession of technical knowledge in Core information system domains specifically Software development, Networking, Databases (MY SQL and MS SQL), Operating systems & Infrastructure (MS 2016 and above & UNIX related systems), Windows Active Directory and General Computer applications.
·        Understanding of information security standards, best practices for securing computer systems, and applicable laws and regulations
·        Working knowledge of ACL/ IDEA / EnCase and/or Teammate Audit Systems is an added advantage
·        Good report writing skills together with basic knowledge of COBIT and best IT industry practices.
·        Knowledge of auditing standards and techniques is an added advantage.
·        Additionally, good working knowledge in the areas of: information security, IT risk, software development lifecycle, network security, internet/cyber technologies, Computer forensics, ERP Systems and databases will be of added advantage.
·        The successful candidate must have a high level of integrity and professionalism, Communication, Teamwork and Analytical skills and needs to be a team player, an excellent communicator with good oral communication and presentation skills.
·        Age: Between 30 and 45 years

NOTE: Candidates who responded to the earlier advertisement DO NOT NEED TO re¬apply.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to apply as per the guidance below;
·        Please follow the link , Click Here
·        Use your email address for registration
·        Fill in all tabs as per the application as required
·        Attach your updated CV with mobile telephone numbers indicated, copies of academic qualifications and national identity card under the tab for documents
·        Complete your application by clicking ‘submit application’
·        No hand delivered applications will be received

Please NOTE:
·        Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
·        UNBS does not request for any payments at any stage of recruitment and review process
·        Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Deadline: 17th January 2020 by 5.00pm.

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Internal Auditor Jobs - Stanbic Bank


Job Title:   Internal Auditor 
Organisation: Stanbic Bank
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited is a subsidiary of Stanbic Africa Holdings Limited which is in turn owned by Standard Bank Group Limited (“the Group”), Africa’s leading banking and financial services group. The Standard Bank Group is the leading banking group focused on emerging markets. It is the largest African banking group ranked by assets and earnings. Stanbic Bank Uganda Limited is the largest bank in Uganda by assets and market capitalization. It offers a full range of banking services through two business units; Personal and Business Banking (PBB), and Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB).

Job Summary:  The Internal Auditor will review and assess in collaboration with Audit Managers, the high risk areas of the business in order to give assurance to the Group Audit Committee, Business Executives and Shareholders that good governance practices are in place and internal controls are exercised throughout the financial period. Provide support in ensuring the achievement of the Group Internal Audit function mission which is to provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services that are designed to add value and improve Group operational controls. Support Group Internal Audit in accomplishing its objectives by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to the evaluation and improvement of the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
Implement functional and service strategy
·        Understand the GIA strategy and its link to Group Strategy.
·        Understand and Comply with the GIA standards and methodology as defined and supported by the audit tool.
·        Execute allocated operational plans in line with the GIA strategy.
·        Create and manage component of overall project plan. Meet assigned budget and project milestones. Provide formal weekly project status updates/reporting.
·        Contribute to definition and delivery of team goals and KPIs to support delivery of GIA annual performance goals.
·        Provide input to all committee reports as required.
Manage relationship and allocated portfolios
·        Build and foster a good relationship with business units, enabling functions, risk and compliance management stakeholders (all relevant levels of management impacted by the service) especially those working in your allocated audit portfolio - through regular communication and formal status reporting.
·        Build and foster a good working relationship with internal audit teams and colleagues (all relevant service teams and management levels) to promote cross skilling and optimise cross team delivery - through regular communication.
·        Understand detailed business process activities as well as activities performed in enabling functions that support these.
·        Understand annual key risk concerns for the business area as well as industry and latest trends impacting risk and control practices
·        Identify and recommend areas of improvement (to accountable process owners) in the control environment of your allocated audit portfolio and other areas of the group.
·        Report or share information on emerging trends and potential solutions for addressing control weaknesses, process efficiency challenges or resolving open audit issues.
Provide the third line assurance services
·        Contribute to development of the GIA Annual Audit Plan applying a risk based approach.
·        Deliver all allocated assignments within with agreed time, scope, and budget.
·        Deliver allocated components of the audit/advisory/proactive assurance assignment and report on these according to the GIA methodology and GIA quality standards.
·        Contribute to continuous enhancement of quality control standards and toolkits for audit assignments.
·        Complete all assigned / functional working papers, from planning to report within deadline, and ensure correct classification and allocation of findings in the Audit Tool.
·        Report key issues or audit findings accurately in a succinct, impactful manner, clearly articulate and substantiate materiality or significance of the risk and its impact.
·        Recommend appropriate corrective action, and obtain management commitments for correctives actions and record these accurately as agreed.
Contribute towards team goals and objectives by managing own training requirements
·        Contribute towards team goals and objectives. Provide formal performance feedback to peers.
·        Manage own training requirements and complete of all Compliance related training.
·        Proactively drive own development plans. Facilitate development of junior staff, where applicable. Coach/mentor individuals or intentionally transfer knowledge to individuals on the job to mature their professional skills and careers.
·        Motivate team members where applicable and ensure that they receive recognition for work well done and contribute towards a positive, high performance working environment.
·        Perform HR administration (personnel records: Leave, Training and EPM records).
Manage Audit database for future use
·        Collect, document and store key information about the audit portfolio in the allocated GIA database for common usage. E.g. Stakeholder list by category and needs; audit portfolio key information documents; detailed business process or standard operating procedure documents; business and technology architecture documents; project initiatives, and other.
·        Stay abreast with best practices, industry regulations, risks, audit techniques and tools through research, association with profession bodies, etc.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·        The ideal applicant for the Stanbic Bank Internal Auditor job must hold a Business Commerce 
·        Four years of experience in Audit or any other related area
·        Professional certification is Audit, Accounting or any other related area
·        Data analytics (proficiency in SQL and Advanced Excel, highly desirable)
·        Management of Audit function
·        Maintain IA Professional Practices
·        Written Communication
·        Effective Business Communication
·        Promote Good Governance, Risk and Control
·        Execute Audit Delivery
·        Champion Improvement and Manage Change
·        Apply Critical Thinking
·        Business Acumen
·        Credit skills will be an added advantage

How to Apply:
All candidates are strongly encouraged to apply online at the link below.


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