Fosad Consulting, LLC. – Our client, a reputable company with operations in the upstream oil and gas sector, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Position: Internal Auditor (Upstream Oil and Gas Industry)

Job Location: Ikoyi, Lagos

Job Description

  1. We are seeking an experienced Internal Auditor to join our team in the upstream oil and gas industry.
  2. The Internal Auditor will be responsible for evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, control, and governance processes within the organization.
  3. The successful candidate will conduct internal audits, identify areas for improvement, and provide recommendations to enhance operational efficiency and compliance with regulatory requirements.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Perform risk assessments to identify areas of potential risk and develop audit plans accordingly.
  2. Conduct internal audits of operational processes, financial controls, and compliance with industry regulations and company policies.
  3. Evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls and procedures and identify weaknesses or deficiencies.
  4. Review financial statements, operational data, and other relevant documentation to ensure accuracy and compliance with accounting standards.
  5. Document audit findings, including identified risks, control deficiencies, and recommendations for improvement.
  6. Communicate audit results and recommendations to management and collaborate with stakeholders to develop action plans to address identified issues.
  7. Monitor the implementation of corrective actions and provide follow-up audits to ensure compliance and effectiveness of remediation efforts.
  8. Stay abreast of industry developments, regulatory changes, and best practices in internal auditing to enhance audit methodologies and processes.
  9. Collaborate with external auditors and regulatory agencies as needed to support external audits and inquiries.

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. Professional certification such as ICAN. CIA, IIA or equivalent is required.
  2. Minimum of 5 years working experience in internal auditing, preferably within the oil and gas industry with a focus on upstream operations.
  3. Strong understanding of internal auditing standards, principles, and practices.
  4. Proficiency in auditing techniques, risk assessment methodologies, and data analysis tools.
  5. Excellent analytical skills with the ability to identify issues, assess risks, and develop practical recommendations.
  6. Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to present complex information clearly and concisely to diverse audiences.
  7. Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities effectively.
  8. Proven ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team environment.
  9. Sound judgment and integrity with a commitment to upholding ethical standards and confidentiality.

Application Deadline
30th April, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: recruitment@fosadconsulting.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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