Kakamega County Water Audit Job in Kenya

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Kakamega County Water & Sanitation Company is a Water Service Provider that operates within Kakamega County.
The Company seeks to hire a highly motivated, visionary, dynamic and results-oriented person to fill the position listed below.
The particulars of the vacancy are as indicated below:
Internal Audit Manager
KACWASCO Scale 3
(1 Post)
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Evaluate the company’s risk profile, and advice the company of the appropriate risk appetite;
  • Evaluate efficiency, effectiveness and economy;
  • Ensure all special investigations are properly defined and executed including personally investigating any fraud cases;
  • Develop internal audit policies and procedures manual;
  • Developing risk register;
  • Executing internal audits in compliance with international audit standards guidelines and best practices;
  • Developing audit programmes for audit of all areas of the company’s operations and Preparing audit reports;
  • Appraising adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls;
  • Reviewing the systems established to ensure compliance with the policies, plans, procedures, statutory requirements and regulations;
  • Assessing the means of safeguarding assets and, as appropriate, verify the existence of such assets;
  • Conducting investigative audits as may be required from time to time;
  • Ensuring audit trails in MIS and manual documentation, all entries have supportive documentation and there exist adequate system backup in all areas of operation;xiii. Monitor integrity of financial statements;
  • Provide advice to audit committee and implementing their recommendations.
Requirements for Appointment
  • Bachelors’ degree in Commerce (Accounting/Finance) or its equivalent from a recognized university;
  • Member of the relevant professional body (ICPAK,CIA or Institute of Internal Auditors of Kenya)
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in auditing (public or private) or equivalent experience is required;
  • Good communication and report writing skills;
  • Team player;
  • Analytical & decision making skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines; and
  • Computer literacy and familiarity with standard office computer applications.

Kakamega County Water Internal Audit Manager Job in Kenya

How to Apply

Applications must include a cover letter, CV, copies of academic certifications and / or testimonials.

Applicants for the above positions are required to get clearance from the under listed organizations to meet requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.
  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Criminal Investigation Department
  • Credit Reference Bureau
Applications should be addressed to;
The Managing Director,
Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company,
P.O. Box 1189 – 50100,
Kakamega.
The position applied for should be indicated on top of the envelope.
Closing Date: Friday, 13th October 2017.
KACWASCO is an equal opportunity employer.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.