Assistant Head of Internal Audit

شناسه پست:Af-09-2020
عنوان: Assistant Head of Internal Audit
دسته بندی:اداری و دفتری
مدت:one year extendable
تاریخ ختم: 2020-02-12-(1 ماه پیش)
تعداد نفر:1
جنسیت:مرد یا زن


کارفرما: American University of Afghanistan (AUAF) | درباره American University of Afghanistan (AUAF)
شهر: کابل
کشور: AF


تحصیلات:Bachelor’s Degree
تجربه کاری:5 سال

Required Qualification Experience and Skills

To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge skill and/or ability required.

 Required – A Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance from a recognized University or similar credentials

  • Required – At least 5 years of experience working as an Internal Auditor

  • Required - Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office applications.

  • Required – Excellent spoken and written command of English Pashto and Dari

  • Required – Ability to work under pressure and tight time frames with long hours.

  • Preferred – CIA ACCA CFE certification or similar certification (substantial progress toward certification may be considered as an alternative).

  • Preferred – Familiarity with USAID regulations.

  • Preferred – Experience working as internal auditor with USAID funded projects and International organizations.

Other Skills

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Familiarity with USAID regulations

  • Familiarity with International Professional Practice Framework (IPPF)


Key outcomes include:

  • Assist in conducting risk assessment to identify the risky areas.

  • Assisting in preparation and implementation of annual risk based internal audit plan.

  • Maintaining proper filing system and

  • Performing follow-up of the agreed audit recommendations.

  • Assist in conducting special assignments such as investigations and assessment

Job Summary:

The position requires the candidate to have full capability to independently conduct the internal audit activities with the purpose to provide reasonable assurance regarding the achievement of AUAF’s objectives by bringing a systematic and disciplined approach to evaluating and improving the effectiveness and efficiency of internal controls risk management and governance process.


  • Conducts risk based audits and process audits to evaluate and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of internal control risk management and governance process.

  • Propose practical and value added recommendations to address control weaknesses and/or process inefficiencies

  • Per the approved audit program designs audit checklists and standard paperwork and questionnaires to confirm internal controls.

  • Assist in the preparation of a concise and informative audit report to effectively communicate the findings and recommendations.

  • Performs follow-up audit of the agreed audit recommendations and prepares the audit report.

  • Arrange organize and file properly all audited documents.

  • Suggest control activity to prevent the potential risk of fraud corruption and other irregularities.

  • Determines the level of compliance with AUAF policies and procedures local laws and donor’s requirements.

  • Conduct special assignment such as investigation and assessments on need bases or whenever directed by the Head of Internal Audit.

  • Participate in meetings with individuals and departments to update auditees on findings and the audit process

  • Proactively inform senior management of significant risks or exposures related to internal controls compliance and/or governance requiring prompt attention.

  • Coordinate with the external auditors and act as a liaison whenever requested by the supervisor.

  • Participate in the audit committee meetings and calls whenever requested by the Head of Internal Audit or Chair of the Audit Committee.

  • Act as the focal person for the Hotline calls and emails.

  • Carries out any other related tasks assigned by the Head of Internal Audit.

طریقه ارسال درخواستی

This position is open to candidates authorized to work in Afghanistan as local employees.

To apply please send a single PDF document containing: cover letter curriculum vitae (CV) a copy of all academic degrees and contact information for three references to [email protected]  by 12th of February 2020. Please include Vacancy # AF-N-09-2020 and “Assistant Head of Internal Audit” in the subject line of the email otherwise the application will not be considered. Applications in languages other than English will not be reviewed.  Please be advised that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. A written test or example of work may be used as a form of screening.


AUAF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. AUAF follows a strict non-discriminatory policy in its selection and employment practices. All applicants will receive equal consideration and applicants from all ethnic religious and economic backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Candidates from underrepresented groups within academe are particularly encouraged to apply.

AUAF does not charge recruitment fees to applicants.

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