Chief Internal Auditor Job at PwC Ghana - Career Opportunity in Ghana
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Vacancy title:
Chief Internal Auditor

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

PwC Ghana

Deadline of this Job:
21 September 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Ghana , Accra , West Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, September 09, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

The Organisation is a financial services institution with the objective of increasing access to finance for Ghanaian enterprises, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Our client also provides wholesale financing/lines of credit and partial credit guarantees to eligible financial institutions.

On behalf of our client, we now invite applications from experienced professionals for the following vacancy: Chief Internal Auditor

Role Summary
The Chief Internal Auditor would:
• Work with the Board and Management to develop the organisation’s internal audit strategy aligned to the overall corporate strategy and regulatory requirements;
• Lead strategy implementation and provide objective assurance over internal control and risk management policies established by the Management; and
• Serve as a trusted advisor to the Board and Management on all internal audit and related issues.

Qualification Required & Experience
• Minimum of 15 years’ post-graduation experience in Internal Audit within Financial Services or related sector with at least 8 years in managerial role
• Minimum of a first degree in Fraud/Risk Management, Finance, Accounting, or related discipline.
• A Master’s degree is an advantage
• Relevant professional certification and membership of a recognized professional associations in Ghana or abroad is required
• Experience in providing strategic leadership in internal audit for a financial services or similar organization in a developing economy
• Detailed knowledge and understanding of legal and regulatory environment for the financial sector (e.g.. BoG requirements)
• Evidence of excellent leadership, goal achievement, stakeholder engagement, professionalism, networking, and collaborative skills.

Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas will be an advantage:
• Information Technology
• Strategy and Organisational Design
• Leadership and Human Resource Management o Environmental. Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG).
Location: Accra

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 156

Level of Education:
Postgraduate Degree


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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Ghana
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 21 September 2021
Duty Station: Accra
Posted: 10-09-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 10-09-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 10-09-2030
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