Job vacancy at SASRA for Internal Audit & Risk Officer in Kenya September 2013

The Sacco Societies Regulatory Authority (SASRA), a State Corporation with a mandate to License, Supervise and Regulate Sacco Societies in Kenya seeks to recruit qualified persons or the positions of:-
Internal Audit & Risk Officer
Ref: SASRA /HRA/2/2 (74)
The position holder will provide value added services in advising on risk areas, monitoring compliance and continuously improving internal control systems.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain a sound audit manual detailing audit norms, procedures and standards.
  • Plan and implement operational, information system and other investigative audits.
  • Ensure compliance with the law and regulations with respect to Authority operations.
  • Appraise the effectiveness and efficiency of financial and administrative controls and advise Management and the Board.
  • Ensure implementation of approved audit recommendations
  • Develop risk and compliance management strategies and work plans.
  • Undertake risk assessment and make necessary recommendations
  • Train and create awareness throughout the organization on risk identification and management.
Minimum qualifications, Experience and Skills
  • A bachelor’s degree in Commerce or Business Administration or their equivalent from a recognized university.
  • Certified Public Accountant – CPA (K)
  • Certified Information Systems Audit (CISA) and OR Certified Internal Auditor(CIA) qualifications and membership to the respective professional bodies
  • Member of the institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK)
  • At least five years relevant experience, three (3) of which must be as a full Internal Audit & Risk management position.
  • Be well versed with internationally accepted auditing standards and computerized Accounting.
How to Apply

SASRA is an equal opportunity employer, interested candidates should submit their applications enclosing detailed CV, current position, 3 referees and their contact email address and telephone numbers quoting the reference above to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Sacco Societies Regulatory Authority
P.O. Box 25089-00100
To reach us not later than 27th September, 2013
Note: Only short listed applicants will be contacted and canvassing shall lead to automatic disqualification.

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