Vacancy for the Position of Director of Internal Audit at AUN
The American University of Nigeria (AUN) invites applications and nominations for the Director of Internal Audit. This application is open until June 1, 2022.
Title: Director, Internal Audit – Click Here to Apply
Department: Internal Audit
Opening Date: May 11, 2022
Closing Date: June 1, 2022
SUMMARY OF DUTIES:
The Director of Internal Audit reports to the President/Vice-Chancellor and is responsible for the day-to-day evaluation, internal control and performance audit of the University. S/he will carefully analyse reports, statements, and accounting software of the University to ensure accurate calculations. The Director of Internal Audit detects and reports any discrepancies within the University’s financial records. If an error has occurred, it is their duty to trace it back to the source and make recommendations to ensure more accurate accounting in the future. Also, the successful candidate will be responsible for an independent review and appraisal of the fiscal and administrative operations of the University. S/he implements direct and monitors auditing policies, procedures, and standards.
The Director of Audit plans and conducts operational, financial and compliance audits to evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls; Develops audit procedures and systems, oversees audit findings and recommendations; and Makes recommendations based on audit observations and monitors implementations of the same.
S/he will work within policies included in state and federal law of Nigeria and administrative regulations of the University and perform special investigations as requested by the President/Vice-Chancellor, in addition to other related duties as assigned.
Requirements for the position:
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business with at least 5 years of relevant experience in Auditing
- Membership of a relevant professional body e.g. ICAN, ANAN, ACCA
- Possession of a higher degree will be an advantage
- Candidate must be computer literate with a knowledge of relevant packages
- Must have a thorough knowledge of all laws and regulations relating to accounting and practices
How to Apply
AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce. We do not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion, and marital status. For more information on AUN, explore www.aun.edu.ng
About the American University of Nigeria (AUN)
Located in Yola, Adamawa State of Nigeria, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution with the mission to be an agent of change in the region's development. AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent's critical social and economic problems. The University offers an American-style education modelled after the curriculum of American universities with complementary approaches to teaching and student assessment.
The University is committed to an agenda of excellence and provides an atmosphere where faculty and staff are welcomed and encouraged through development, recognition, and involvement.
AUN is an equal opportunity employer and strives to provide a culturally diverse workforce. We do not discriminate in employment based on race, creed, colour, nationality, origin, age, sex, religion, or marital status. For more information on AUN, explore www.aun.edu.ng.