Assistant Manager, Information Technology Audit Job at the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc)

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC Plc) is a reputable Electricity Distribution Company in Nigeria (backed by international investors and shareholders).

We are currently seeking experienced professionals to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Assistant Manager, Information Technology Audit

Location: Abuja

Job Description

  • AEDC Plc being a dynamic organization, is looking at growing potential within the Company. To this effect, the Company is currently seeking experienced professionals to join it as Assistant Manager; Information Technology Audit: This person will be responsible for monitoring IT Audit practices and systems to ensure they comply with Company policies and government regulations.

Major Roles and Responsibilities

  • To increase the Company’s efficiency;
  • To improve internal control activities and Data Management;
  • To improve Data Security and back up for Business Continuity;
  • To identify misconducts and System Frauds;
  • To recommend process improvements and disciplinary measures;

The Assistant Manager; Information Technology Audit shall also be responsible for the following;

  • To be involved in the planning and execution of internal audit procedures and the creation of internal audit reports;
  • To ensure audit conclusions are based on a complete understanding of the process, circumstances, and risk;
  • To conduct operational, compliance, financial and investigative audits, as assigned;
  • To assist and train other audit staff on the use of computerized audit techniques, and in developing methods for review and analysis of computerized information systems;
  • To follow up on audit findings to ensure that management has taken corrective actions;
  • To extract information from all databases, prepare reports and analyses for operational audit or other assigned audits;
  • To perform general and application control reviews for simple to complex computer information systems;
  • To perform information control reviews to include system development standards, operating procedures, system security, programming controls, communication controls, backup and disaster recovery, and system maintenance;
  • To direct and/or perform reviews of internal control procedures and security for systems under development and/or enhancements to current systems;
  • To perform audit to identify the weaknesses in a system’s network and create an action plan to prevent security breaches in the technology.
  • To extract information for financial auditors.
  • IT Audit should have read-only access to all databases related to AEDC operations and finance.

Education, Experience &Technical Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology;
  • Minimum of 5 Years Working Experience;
  • Programmer with high knowledge in the use of Structured Query Language(SQL) for analytical purposes;
  • Data Security and Analytical Experience;
  • To not be affiliated with AEDC or any contractors who do business with AEDC in the last five years.
  • Knowledge to write reports, knowledge of laws and regulations in force based on the Company’s operations.

Other Required Competencies:

  • Integrity and professionalism.
  • Excellent written, oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Professional skills for writing audit reports.
  • Self-motivation and self-initiative.
  • Skills to do analyses and statistics.
  • Professional knowledge for interpretation of laws and regulations in force.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

Deadline: 2nd February 2020 at 5:00 pm GMT.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

The Cover Letter should be addressed to:
Abuja Electricity Distribution Company Plc,
1 Ziquinchor Street, Off IBB Way,
Wuse Zone 4, Abuja, FCT,
 The Director, Corporate Services.


  • All applications should include curriculum vitae and a Cover Letter.
  • The subject of your application should be position applied for. Failure to follow the instructions will lead to disqualification of your application.
  • Only soft copy of applications will be treated and shortlisted candidates will be invited for interview


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