SENIOR INTERNAL AUDITOR

  • Full Time
  • Bungoma

Bungoma County Government

Job Description

Bungoma County is home to an estimated 1.7 million people and sits on an area of 2,069 km². Bungoma is the 3rd populous County after Nairobi and Kakamega. It borders three Counties: Kakamega on the South, Trans Nzoia on the North and Busia on the West. It also enjoys a vast shared international border with Uganda.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Preparation, implementation of audit programmes used by the department;
  • Reviewing audit reports;
  • Undertake institutional risk assessments;
  • Carrying out investigations on irregularities identified or reported in audit reports; and
  • Identifying activities subject to audit coverage, evaluating their significance and assessing the degree of risk inherent in terms of the audit costs involved;
  • Initiating departmental procurement process as per the approved procurement plan;
  • Identifying departmental training needs based on performance appraisal reports;
  • Drafting departmental budget proposal;

Requirements for Appointment

  • Minimum of four (4) years’ experience in the relevant field;
  • Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: – Commerce (Accounting/Finance option), Economics, Mathematics, Statistics or its
    equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
  • Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: – Commerce (Accounting/Finance option), Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Auditing, Business Administration or any other equivalent and relevant qualification from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;
  • Be in possession of CPA Part III or its equivalent.
  • Member of Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) or Institute of Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK) and in good standing;
  • Certificate in Senior Management Course lasting for not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution will be an added advantage;
  • Proficiency in computer applications;
  • Demonstrate integrity, objectivity, confidentiality, competence, due professional care, independence, merit and ability as reflected in work performance.
  • Meet with the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

Method of Application

Submit your CV, copies of relevant documents, National Identity card and Application to  hr@bungomaassembly.go.ke
Use the title of the position as the subject of the email
Please note that CANVASSING in any form will lead to automatic disqualification.

Closing Date : 3 October. 2021