Insurance Regulatory Authority
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Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda, Uganda
The Insurance Regulatory Authority of Uganda is seeking for suitably qualified and
experienced candidates to fill the following vacancies
POSITION: INTERNAL AUDITOR Reports to: Board Audit Committee
Purpose of the job:
To oversee the audit function by ensuring that internal controls are adhered to
and audit activities are directed proportionately toward areas of exposure to risk,
and toward increasing efficiency, economy and effectiveness of operations by
following a systematic methodology to monitor and analyze the institutional
Provide strategic direction, audit planning, manage and execute the Internal
Audit Activity, coordinate specific processes to support the implementation and
execution of the Audit Plan.
Carry out risk-based internal audits in accordance with the annual audit plan
Monitor compliance with statutory requirements, laws and regulations which
could have a significant impact on operations of the IRA.
Review compliance with guidelines for ethical business conduct.
Monitor compliance with IRA’s internal controls, accounting policies and
procedures and operating systems;
Review the reliability and integrity of financial information and the means used
to identify, measure, present, disclose, classify and report such information.
Review operations and programs to ascertain whether reported results are
consistent with established objectives, goals and targets; and whether the
operations or programs are being carried out as planned.
Monitor corrective action on results of audit examinations, audit opinions
formed, and the recommendations made; evaluate any plans or actions taken to
correct reported conditions for satisfactory disposition of audit findings.
Communicate results of internal audit to stakeholders; reporting whether
appropriate action has been taken on significant audit findings.
Carry out any other duties as may be assigned from time to time
A relevant degree from a recognised University and an Accounting Professional
Qualification such as: ACCA or CPA, CIMA, or its equivalent.
Not less than 5 years in a similar job in a reputable organisation
Personal attributes and competences
Good communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Job application procedure
Period of Contract: 5 years renewable.
Hand-written applications clearly marked “Job Application” with current
Curriculum Vitae together with:
copies of academic transcripts, certificates and testimonials;
three referees who can testify to the applicant’s abilities, working experience
and integrity; and
a daytime telephone contact,
should be submitted to the Chief Executive Officer at the above address . Only
short listed candidates will be contacted.
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