Assistant Audit Officer  

Application deadline closed.

Job Description

Career with BRAC Sierra Leone

With over 100,000 employees reaching an estimated 135 million people, BRAC is the world’s largest non-

governmental organization.

BRAC is a development success story, spreading anti-poverty solutions born in Bangladesh to 9 other

developing countries in Asia and Africa, making it a global leader in providing opportunities for the world’s poor.

With a holistic approach that uses a wide array of tools including microfinance, education, healthcare, legal services and more, BRAC invests in communities’ own human and material resources, catalyzing lasting change and creating an ecosystem in which the poor have the chance to seize control of their own lives. Of the world’s top development and humanitarian relief organizations, BRAC is one of the few based in the global South. BRAC International is seeking application from competent, dynamic and self-motivated individuals to fill up the following position:

Position:  Assistant Audit Officer   

Duty Station: Country Office (with frequent visits to the provinces)

 Major Responsibility 

  • Liaising with the Audit Officer(s) in conducting audit assignments.
  • Support the performance of audit procedures on relevant areas in accordance with the assignment objectives.
  • Maintain close coordination with the relevant personnel for the information needed for internal audit purposes and carry out necessary discussion considering specific audit objectives.
  • Assist the Audit Officer(s) in final meeting at the completion of field work and presenting audit evidence/information, where needed during the discussion.
  • Support the drafting of audit reports for the observations highlighted along with the recommendations and get the same reviewed by an Audit Officer.

Required skills:

  • Ability to perform audits individually or as a member of audit team.
  • Minimum 3 years working experience in development organizations (NGOs), financial institutions or investment in audit or compliance.
  • Ability to document audit finding and recommendations
  • Equipped with Internal Audit Standards, principles and ethics as applicable to the organization.
  • Computer literacy with accounting software

Employment type: Contractual

Educational Requirements

  • Higher Diploma, Minimum Bachelors’ degree an advantage.

Experience:

  •          At least 3 years of relevant work experience.

If you feel you are the right match for the above-mentioned position, please follow the application instructions

accordingly:

Candidates need to email their CV with a letter of interest mentioning educational grades and years of

experience at recruitment.sierraleone@brac.net OR by hand to our Head Office 43 Freetown Road, Lumley.

PLEASE MENTION THE NAME OF POSITION IN THE SUBJECT LINE

Only complete applications will be accepted and shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

                  Application deadline: 20th May 2022

Women are strongly encouraged to apply