Internal Auditor

A Reputable NGO

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A Reputable NGO seeks the services of an Internal Auditor


Job Title: Internal Auditor


Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra


Job Description

  • Reporting to the Executive Council/General Manager and in conjunction with the organization's governance structure, the Internal Auditor is mainly responsible for assisting management in assessing, tracking and measuring risk, and putting into place effective mitigation measures
  • He/she with 90% focus on field activities, will manage internal control and governance processes through independent, objective monitoring and consultative activities which are designed to add value and improve the organization’s operations
  • A secondary role is to conduct compliance audit when controls deemed insufficient
  • The Auditor will also conduct or sanction special investigations when irregularities and suspicious practices are detected


Qualification and Requirements

  • A minimum of 5 years working experience, with at least 3 of those years at a similar or related position
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) and data management/analysis
  • Ability to communicate in Ga and Akan/Twi; additional local languages is a plus
  • Knowledge of banking/financial business operations and risk-based auditing
  • Ability to manage projects and supervise auditors to use sound internal control practices and manage risks
  • Understanding of internal auditing standards and ability to fully comply with standards
  • Demonstrated leadership capacity and ability to work independently, lead a team and bring new ideas
  • Must be very dynamic and have excellent communication and organizational skills
  • Must be willing to spend 90% work time on the field 
  • Basic knowledge of social microfinance or other poverty alleviation methods
  • Females are encourage to apply



A Reputable NGO

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)


Greater Accra Region


Accounting / Audit / Tax

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years

Application Deadline

2 months from now