Internal Auditor

Contract, Full-Time
Kampala, Uganda
Posted 3 weeks ago

The Natural Choice

Mukwano Industries is one of the great success stories of the Ugandan business world. The company has over the years, grown into one of the leading FMCG conglomerates in East Africa, with interests that include manufacturing, agriculture and property development. Its products, ranging from detergents to cooking oil and soap; from drinking water to household and commercial plastics; can be found in every home across Uganda.

Mukwano Industries is committed to producing safe & quality brands, which deliver on the promise to enrich lives in Africa and make a difference every day.

We are currently looking for vibrant, energetic candidates, to join hands with us, in our exciting growth journey.

INTERNAL AUDITOR  (01 POSITION), KAMPALA

 REPORTING TO HOD INTERNAL AUDITOR, THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL;

Key Result Areas: Plan, organize and carry out the internal audit function including the preparation of an audit plan which fulfils the responsibility of the department, scheduling and assigning work and estimating resource needs, * Conduct review process to evaluate the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls,* Execute detailed audit procedures including reviewing transactions, documents, records and policies for accuracy and meeting set deadlines,* Conduct inventory verification in all locations in different plants,* Carry out physical asset verification within the organization, * Perform individual audits according to the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing issued by the Institute of Internal Auditors,* Participate in or conducting evaluation and costing studies as directed by the Internal Audit Manager,* Conduct scheduled and special audits and making recommendations for improve,* Revise audit programs as appropriate to make them apply to the audit to be performed,* Implement audit principles and procedures as per audit professional obligations,* Develop more detailed audit techniques and procedures for specific areas assigned if necessary,* Schedule contacts with the audited officials and employees on matters relative to audit assignments so they are not unnecessarily disrupted, * Present reports and discuss findings and recommendations with the Lead Internal Auditor,* Any other duties assigned by the Head Internal Audit. Job Ref. No. MIUL / IA

 EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Statistics, Economics or any other related field,* Professional qualification in CPA/ACCA or any other related qualification is an added advantage,* Minimum 2 years working experience in an FMCG environment in the same position,* Knowledge of computerized accounting and audit packages.

SKILLS & PROFESSIONAL ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED

Must have excellent professional, integrity, confidentiality, analytical, innovative, report writing, communication, teamwork, and customer care skills. Should have a positive attitude, be self-driven, flexible, results-focused, and work under pressure with minimum supervision and the ability to work for long hours.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Interested candidates should visit our website i.e www.mukwano.com, go to the career page and upload the Cover letter, CV and Academic Credentials OR send their Cover letter, CV, and Academic documents to recruitment@mukwano.com stating the Job Ref No. in the subject line.

The closing date for receiving applications is two weeks from the date of this advertisement i.e. from 5th May 2022 to 19th May 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date. Any form of canvassing is prohibited. All successful candidates will be offered competitive remuneration packages.

 Disclaimer: Beware of fraudulent job offers. Mukwano Industries (U) Ltd does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process, and it does not request any banking information. Mukwano only advertises its employment opportunities on its Careers website and Vacancies Page. It also utilizes bona fide and established media, newspapers, as well as online professional platforms (e.g., LinkedIn) to disseminate its vacancies. All job offers are made by Mukwano human resources personnel following a competitive process.

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