• Company: Koforidua Technical University
  • Location: Ghana
  • State: Koforidua
  • Job type: Full-Time
  • Job category: Accounting Jobs in Ghana

Koforidua Technical University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for appointment to teaching and non-teaching staff position: Deputy Director of Internal Audit

The University is seeking to recruit a dynamic, self motivated and seasoned professional for employment as a Deputy Director of Internal Audit.

Job Summary

• The core roles of the Deputy Director of Internal Audit are to coordinate and supervise all auditing functions, management and administrative processes

Key Responsibilities

Among the key responsibilities of the Deputy Director of Audit are to:

• Assist the Director of Internal Audit to oversee all functions as provided in the Technical Universities Act, 2016 (Act 922) and other national laws and regulations relating to finance and audit

• Control and maintain all financial transactions and accounting records in compliance with general accounting standards and applicable government regulations

• Review all monthly and annual financial reports for compliance and accuracy

• Ensure proper fiscal reporting

• Prepare operating budget, oversee multi-year fiscal planning and coordinate annual audit

• Assist in the analysis of all budgets for review by the Director of audit

• Plan, direct, coordinate and review all personnel of the audit directorate

• Develop, implement and maintain auditing and administrative policies and procedures of the University

Qualification Required & Experience

The applicant must:

• Possess a minimum of research Master’s Degree in Finance/Accounting or relevant field

• Be a chartered Accountant with membership with recognised professional bodies such as ACCA/ICA/CPA

• Have served as a Senior Internal Auditor in a University for at least 6 years or from industry or public practice with at least 10 years managerial experience

• The applicant shall be required to support his/her application with papers and publication for 2 External Assessors evaluation

• Must be computer literate and conversant with accounting/auditing software applications

In addition, applicant must:

• Be analytical, critical, result-oriented, innovative and visionary

• Possess hands-on ability to work independently

• Possess excellent communication, interpersonal skills, accounting and auditing softwares

• Be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines

Note: Evidence of membership of CISA will be an added advantage

Location: Koforidua

Method of Application Interested persons who meet the above criteria should please submit completed application form (obtainable from the KTU’s website, www.ktu.edu.gh Or the Human Resource Office of the University with copies of academic and professional certificates and transcripts of academic records to:

The Registrar

Koforidua Technical University (KTU)

P.O. Box KP 981

Koforidua, E/R

Those applying from outside Ghana may submit one copy of their completed application form with the accompanying documents via email: registrar@ktu.edu.ghApplicants should inform their referees to submit directly to the Registrar, confidential references on them. Position being sought for by applicant, must be indicated in the confidential reference letter being submitted as indicated above

Closing Date: 29 May, 2020