Business and Finance

Audit Manager in a Leading Insurance Company

One of the leading Insurance companies in Lagos, Nigeria is seeking to fill a key position in Line with its business objectives and goals in the capacity below:

Job Title: Audit Manager

Reference No.: 150.040.342
Location: Lagos
Job grade: Manager

Job Purpose

  • The successful candidate will be responsible to ensure that the various processes, controls and risk management practices employed are aligned to the company’s strategic objectives and core valves.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide input into the annual audit planning process
  • Execution of the annual audit plan as assigned by the Head, Internal Audit
  • Perform ad-hoc management requests / projects
  • Review of the appropriateness of IT controls on the Applications, Databases, Operating Systems and Network infrastructure.
  • Drafting of audit programs
  • Drafting, issuing and discussing management letters
  • Provide input to performance evaluations and staff development
  • Perform performance evaluations and take responsibility for the development / coaching of staff reporting to him / her
  • Take responsibility for annual risk assessment planning for selected business processes for approval by the Head, Internal Audit
  • Assist with performing “on-the-job’ quality assurance Client relationship management
  • Rating of audit observations and obtaining management comments on audit observations
  • Prepare working papers for audits performed
  • Draft audit reports and clear review notes
  • Provide input into the department’s periodic reporting requirements
  • Follow-up previous audit observations
  • Any other job assigned in pursuit of the achievement of the department’s objectives

Qualification and Experience

  • Minimum of first Degree or Higher National Diploma in any numerate discipline (Accountancy, Banking and Finance, Business Administration etc.)
  • Minimum of 10 years relevant work experience in similar industry
  • Relevant professional certifications from institutions such as Institute of Chartered Accountants Nigeria (ICAN), Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), and / or a second degree

Competencies Requirements:

  • Knowledge of the Insurance industry and Regulatory guidelines
  • Knowledge of Insurance products and services
  • Knowledge of Insurance structure, policies and procedures
  • Strong IT Audit and Risk Management Skills
  • Internal Control and Compliance Monitoring skills
  • Quality Control / Assurance skills
  • Good Management / Supervisory skills
  • Excellent Report Writing skills
  • Excellent Numerical and Analytical skills
  • Good communication skills (Written & Oral)
  • Able to work alone or in a team on a broad variety of tasks and prioritize effectively
  • Good prioritization and organizational skills
  • Excellent attention to details
  • Integrity, Objectivity and Independence
  • Ability to work calmly under pressure.

Application Closing Date
2nd September, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Application alongside with a Cover Letter to: using this reference “150.040.342” as the subject of the email.

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