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Job Position: Internal Control Officer

Job Location: Lekki, Lagos

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement internal control policies, procedures, and processes related to diesel management across multiple telecom mast sites, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

Risk Assessment:

  1. Conduct comprehensive risk assessments specific to diesel management operations across multiple telecom mast sites, including analyzing potential risks associated with fuel procurement, storage, distribution, and usage at each site.
  2. Evaluate existing controls and recommend improvements to mitigate identified risks effectively, considering the unique challenges of managing inventory in diverse locations.

Compliance Monitoring:

  1. Monitor and enforce compliance with internal control policies, regulatory guidelines, and legal requirements related to diesel inventory management at telecom mast sites.
  2. Regularly review processes, transactions, and documentation at each site to identify any non-compliance issues and initiate corrective actions as necessary.

Auditing and Reporting:

  1. Plan and execute internal audits of diesel management operations at each telecom mast site to assess the effectiveness of controls and identify areas for improvement.
  2. Prepare audit reports detailing findings, recommendations, and action plans for each site.

Process Improvement:

  1. Continuously evaluate and enhance diesel management processes and controls at each telecom mast site to optimize efficiency, reduce costs, and mitigate risks.
  2. Identify opportunities for standardization and streamlining of procedures across sites, while also addressing site-specific needs and challenges.

Collaboration and Communication:

  1. Collaborate closely with site managers and teams responsible for diesel inventory management at each telecom mast site to align internal control initiatives with site-specific operational goals and challenges.
  2. Communicate effectively with stakeholders at each site to promote awareness, cooperation, and buy-in for control initiatives, taking into account the diverse needs and perspectives of each location.

Documentation and Recordkeeping:

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation of internal control processes, policies, and procedures related to diesel inventory management at each telecom mast site.

Risk Mitigation and Fraud Prevention:

  1. Identify potential fraud risks within diesel management operations and develop strategies to prevent, detect, and mitigate fraudulent activities.
  2. Collaborate with relevant stakeholders to implement fraud prevention measures and strengthen controls.

Job Requirements

  • 5 years experience in internal controls, risk management, or audit functions or in a related field
  • Strong academic records from a top-tier institution
  • Professional certifications such as CISA, ACA will be an added advantage.

Application Deadline
3rd March, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the job title as the subject of the email.

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