Senior Audit & Compliance Officer
CARE Somalia/Somaliland is an International NGO working in Somalia. CARE and its partners work with vulnerable communities to address the underlying causes of poverty and promote peace and development, through its strategic goal to reduce poverty by empowering women, enhancing access to resources and services, and improving governance. CARE’s Internal & Audit Compliance Unit is seeking applications from qualified candidates for the positions of Senior Audit and Compliance Officer based in Garowe with upto 70% travel across CARE offices in Somalia/Somaliland.
The Audit, Risk & Compliance function supports CARE Somalia/Somaliland and its management by evaluating the adequacy and effectiveness of the governance, risk management, control and oversight systems in place.
The role holder will be expected to be part of a team delivering high quality, outcomes-focused internal audit assignments, reviews, investigations and other work assigned to them to meet agreed professional standards and stakeholder expectations, on time and within budget. Building credibility through effective collaboration and a solutions-driven approach to internal audit are key to this role.
He/She will be expected to produce high quality, value-adding audit reports in English that are clear, concise, timely and solutions-driven. He/She will also be expected to maintain strong professional relationships across the organization, working in real partnership with their team and across the business, ensuring that they keep up-to-date with changes and events that have a significant impact on the risk profile of actual as well as potential assignments.
R 1; work closely with the Audit & Compliance Manager in planning, conducting, reporting and follow up assignments from the audit plan on time, to a high standard and within budget;
R 2; lead by example, ensuring that relationships with all ‘clients’ remain strong through demonstrating professional acumen, interpersonal skills, and the delivery of first-class results;
R 3; deliver workshops and presentations as required;
R 4; contribute to systems development work within CARE Somalia, providing independent advice regarding appropriate levels of internal control & oversight.
R 5; promote ‘horizontal learning’ opportunities, ensuring that learning is identified and that good practice is shared actively across programmes/ regions.
R 6; respond to queries raised by management, providing prompt and professional advice as appropriate; and,
R 7; Maintain up-to-date knowledge of audit tools and CARE’s operations and operating environment.
How to Apply: –
by Interested candidates who meet the criteria above are encouraged to send their application letters and detailed CV in a one PDF document to SOM.PuntlandRecruitment@care.org latest by 11th February 2021. Candidates are required to quote the position title “Senior Audit & Compliance Officer – Garowe” on the subject line of the email when applying. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Qualified female candidates are highly encouraged to apply
CARE is an Equal Opportunity Employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse.