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Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Audit Senior Job at Reliable Corporate Solutions (RCS) Audit Firm - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Audit Senior

Jobs at:
Reliable Corporate Solutions (RCS) Audit Firm

Deadline of this Job:
4th December 2017

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Job details:
Reliable Corporate Solutions (RCS) is a performance enhancement firm known for people and organization development. We specialize in developing and strengthening organization systems through research and information interpretation, behavioral and attitude change, Staff training, Recruitment, and R & D. RCS is recruiting for their client, an audit firm.
Job Summary: The Audit Senior ensures successful completion of assigned audit engagements, from start to finish, inclusive of preplanning and wrap up activities. Depending on assigned engagement, reports to one or more member(s) of the Audit senior management team. Manages and directs daily activities of more junior auditors assigned to assist the Supervising Auditor during an engagement. Applies risk and control concepts to scenarios encountered and identifies any potential issues. Communicates identified issues with Audit senior management to ensure any potential concerns are addressed in a timely and effective manner.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Conducts assigned audit engagements successfully from beginning to end
  •  Identifies and communicates issues raised, offering recommended solutions relevant to business and risk
  •  Supervises junior auditors assigned to engagements providing guidance and overall review of deliverables
  •  Ensures audit conclusions are based on a complete understanding of the process
     , circumstances, and risk
  • Develops audit programs and testing procedures relevant to risk and test objectives.
  • Obtains and reviews evidence ensuring audit conclusions are well-documented
  • Ensures adherence at all times to all applicable department and professional standards
  • Communicates assigned tasks to engagement team in a manner that is clear and concise ensuring high quality, accurate, and efficient results
  •  Organizes personal effort along with those of junior auditors to be risk-based, productive, and efficient at all times
  • Ensures adequate focus on personal professional growth relevant to taking on more challenging assignments, in line with standard audit career progression proactively seeks relevant Education and training opportunities
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance
  • CPA or ACCA qualification
  • A minimum of at least 5 years audit experience is required
  •  Public accounting firm experience is desirable but not required
  • Ability to observe and understand business processes ensuring processes are documented completely and accurately
  •  Ability to apply audit standards through practical application
  •  Proactive in researching business best practice concepts in order to apply as appropriate
  • Solid listening skills and ability to identify gaps in logic inquisitive
  •  Strong organization and follow up skills including the ability to handle competing priorities and meet all deadlines and commitments
  •  Reliability
  • Possess an appropriate combination of technical expertise in fields such as auditing, finance, technology, operations, or investigations
  •  Ability to flourish in a fast-paced, complex environment and willing to adapt to change
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a small team and ensure successful results
Job application procedure
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their updated CVs to