A reputable financial institution in Tema is seeking a qualified and dedicated Audit Officer to join their team. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals with a background in auditing to contribute to the organization’s commitment to strong internal controls and governance processes.
As the Audit Officer, your primary role will be to provide direct support to the Audit Manager in conducting risk-based audits. Your efforts will focus on evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, accounting, internal control, and governance processes within the institution.
Key Duties and Responsibilities
- Internal Control Implementation:
- Assist the Audit Manager in establishing a robust system of internal controls and procedures to identify and analyze major risks.
- Ledger Accuracy Verification:
- Support the Audit Manager in checking and verifying the accuracy and integrity of accounting ledgers.
- Audit Compliance:
- Ensure audit compliance with regulatory standards and best practices under the guidance of the Audit Manager.
- Analysis of Accounting Systems:
- Assist in the analysis and evaluation of the accuracy of accounting systems and procedures.
- Audit Working Papers:
- Work with the Audit Manager to prepare audit working papers in accordance with standards and requirements.
- Routine Audit Performance:
- Collaborate with the Audit Manager in conducting routine audits across all activities of the institution, generating audit reports with recommendations.
Qualification Required & Experience
To be considered for this position, candidates should have:
- Educational Background:
- BSc in Accounting or BSc in Finance, or a professional qualification (ICAG, ACCA, CIMA, BA, CIA) Part 2.
- Work Experience:
- A minimum of 3 years of working experience in a similar environment.
Skills and Experience Required
- Accounting and Auditing Knowledge:
- Excellent knowledge in accounting and auditing principles.
- Legal and Tax Knowledge:
- Good knowledge of company law and taxation.
- Computer Proficiency:
- Proficiency in computer programs such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
- Loyalty and Commitment:
- Demonstrate exceptional loyalty and commitment.
How To Apply
If you meet the qualifications and are ready to contribute to the audit function of a reputable financial institution, submit your application letter and CV to the Human Resource Manager via:
Mail: Human Resource Manager, P.O.Box CS 8191, Tema
The deadline for applications is November 30, 2023. Ensure to submit your application before the closing date.
If you have a passion for auditing and ensuring the integrity of financial processes, this is your chance to join a respected financial institution in Tema. Apply now and be a key player in maintaining high standards of financial governance.