NPF Microfinance Bank is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Position: Internal Auditor

Job Locations: Ilorin – Kwara, Lagos, Abeokuta – Ogun, Akure – Ondo & Osogbo – Osun

Job Description

  1. We are seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Internal Auditor with 2 – 3 years of experience to join our Audit teams in 5 of our branches in across the federation.
  2. The branches are Lagos, Abeokuta, Ilorin, Osogbo and Akure. The Internal Auditor will play a supportive role in ensuring continual integrity and effectiveness of our internal controls, risk management processes, and financial reporting systems.
  3. The ideal candidate will have a strong analytical mindset, exceptional attention to detail, and the ability to communicate effectively with various stakeholders.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Support in developing comprehensive audit plans based on a thorough understanding of the organization’s operations and risks.
  2. Support in conducting internal audits in accordance with established audit methodologies and with guidance/directions of Head of Internal Audit.
  3. Identify and assess potential risks and report areas to control weaknesses within the organization.
  4. Support and collaborate with Regional Head, Audit to develop strategies for mitigating identified risks and improving internal controls.
  5. Review and evaluate financial statements to ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with applicable accounting standards and regulations.
  6. Provide recommendations for process improvements related to financial reporting.
  7. Keep an eye on the organization’s adherence to internal policies, procedures, and external regulations.
  8. Recommend corrective actions for any identified non-compliance issues.
  9. Maintain detailed and organized work papers that support audit findings and conclusions.
  10. Prepare clear and concise audit reports for Head of Internal Audit highlighting findings, recommendations, and action plans.
  11. Stay abreast of industry trends, best practices, and regulatory changes to support the enhancement of the internal audit function.
  12. Proactively identify opportunities for process improvements and operational efficiencies.
  13. Effectively communicate audit results and recommendations to Head, Audit.
  14. Perform any other duties assigned.

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. Professional certifications like ICAN or its equivalent are highly desirable.
  2. Proven 2 – 3 years experience in internal auditing, risk management, or related field.
  3. Strong understanding of accounting principles, financial reporting, and internal control frameworks.
  4. Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and critical-thinking skills.
  5. Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
  6. Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  7. Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  8. Proficient in relevant software applications, including audit tools and Microsoft Office.

Application Deadline
31st January, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications to: recruitment@npfmicrofinancebankplc.ngusing the Job Title as the subject of the email.

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