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Friday, July 14, 2017

Assistant Internal Auditor Job at Lutheran World Federation ( LWF ) - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Assistant Internal Auditor

Jobs at:
Lutheran World Federation ( LWF )

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, July 21, 2017

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
Lutheran World Federation (LWF) is part of Lutheran World Federation Development for world Service (LWF-DWS), an international humanitarian and development agency. LWF Uganda works to reduce people's vulnerability, supporting them to realize their potential, to build on their assets, and to respond to their own problems and needs. LWF Uganda is currently Operating in Pader, Kitgum, Lamwo Adjumani, Moyo Luuka, Kamwenge, and kampala District.
The LWF looking for a mature, qualified and experienced persons for the following position:
Title: Assistant Internal Auditor
Location: LWF Head Office Kampala, Uganda with frequent visits to the Field Sub Programs
Duration of Assignment: Initial period of three years, with possibility of extension based on the availability of funding
Title of Supervisor: (senior internal Auditor)
Content and Methodology:
The role of the internal Audit Unit (IAU) is to assist the Core Senior Management Team (CSMT) in fulfilling their governance responsibilities, including ensuring the efficiency, effectiveness and economy of the internal control systems and risk management.
The Assistant Internal Auditor (AIA) will report to the Senior Internal Auditor (SIA), who reports directly to the Country Representative administratively, but functionally to the Core Senior Management Team (CSMT).
Duties and responsibilities: visit our: Website:
Experience, skills and knowledge requirement Required
  • All graduates with a degree in one of the following subjects Accountancy (Business Education, B. Com-Accounting/Finance Bachelor Arts Accounting, BSc Accounting and Finance BBA-Accounting); BSc/BA Economics; Finance: Bachelor of Information Technology (IT), etc.
  • Qualification, and or membership of a recognized professional accountancy body (e.g. ACA, ACCA, CIA, CPAU,CPAK, CPATZ, etc.) is an added advantage.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in an Accounts/Finance Department and, or audit environment.
  • Excellent technical audit and accounting skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills with an ability to work effectively at all levels.
  • The person should be between 25 years old-45 years old.
Desirable Qualifications:
Have a postgraduate qualification in relevant subjects such as, Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management (PGDFM), Master in Business Administration (MBA), Master of Arts Accounting, MSC in Economics, Masters of Management Studies (Financial Management), or other Masters-level qualification in related subjects such a economics or business studies.
Internal audit experience.
Excellent IT skills, more so in the use of Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAATs).
Job application procedure
Applications (motivation letter and detailed curriculum vitae in English), with the names and e-mail addresses of three persons who know the applicant professionally, should be sent by Friday, July 21, 2017 to: Email:  Please do not include certificates for education, trainings, etc
LWF/DWS is an equal opportunity employer, irrespective of gender, race or religious affiliation. Female candidates possessing the above requirements are encouraged to apply. LWF/DWS is a signatory to the Code of Conduct for humanitarian agencies. Our recruitment and selection procedures reflect the organization's commitment to the prevention of abuse and exploitation of beneficiaries.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contracted.