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Job Title : Senior Auditor ( 1/IA/02 )
Job Location : Dubai
Job Industry : Finance & Audit
Job Function : Audit & Compliance
Preferred Nationalities : Any
Minimum Educational Qualification : Graduate or Post Graduate in Accounting
Relevant Years of Experience: : 5 years
Age : 30-40
Posted Date : 31-10-2017
Description

  

Principal Accountabilities

1.       Carry out the risk assessment of all functional units of the group for the purpose of preparing a risk based audit plan of the group

2.       As auditor in charge, prepare audit plan of a unit as per the internal risk based criteria and focus on and key control risks

3.       Identify weaknesses in the effectiveness of controls and key processes of the unit and provide appropriate recommendations for improvement to minimize risk and safeguard the assets of the group

4.       Ensure working papers are prepared and adequate, clear and relevant evidence obtained to sufficiently support the audit conclusion. All working papers should have been properly referenced. Gather data for internal audit through a variety of methods including interviews, financial research, downloads, analysis ect.

5.       Assess where applicable compliance with the International accounting standards (IAS0, Regulatory requirements, Company policies & Procedures and Delegation of Authorities etc.

6.       Develop actions plans and present for discussions and acceptance in exit meetings at the end of the audit for common understanding on issues and agree to appropriate steps to be taken by the unit to ensure that these do no re-occur

7.       As auditor in charge, manage audit team to execute audits with focus on the processes under review and effectively communicate with the unit management to improve deficiencies and identify opportunities for improvements

8.       Support Internal Audit management in implementing internal audit quality assurance by performing supervised internal reviews (process workflows, audit files / work-paper etc.) on periodic basis to maintain conformance to IIA professional practices framework (IPPF)

 

9.       Ensure compliance with Internal Audit standard and policies (work ethics, time sheets etc.) Company’s policies and procedures 

10.   Perform ad hoc duties as and when requested by the Chief Audit Officer.

 

 

Minimum Requirement

 

Qualification:

  • Graduate or Post Graduate in Accounting or Business Administration from a recognized institution.
  • Internationally recognized accounting/auditing qualifications like CA, CIA, CFE, CPA, ACCA, CISA, CMA etc.

 

Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years’ strong experience in auditing which include:

ü Fully aware of all the IPPF standards; and extremely proficient/knowledgeable in applying internal control concepts, including COSO on a variety of audit projects;

ü Well versed in Risk Management best practices;

ü Can identify technical accounting issues in Financial Reporting under IFRS;

ü Successfully juggle multiple projects at the same time; you deliver quality results by deadlines and are comfortable working with all sorts of styles of team members;

ü Experienced in using data analytics in your audit work and understand the challenges and benefits these tools can provide (Eg. ACL/ClickView).

Also, might have:

ü Experience in one or more of similar to JAM business sector ;

ü Experience and interest in auditing corporate sustainability;

ü ‘Big 4’ experience ­ desirable

Skills:

·         Strong communication skills ­ He is an exceptional listener.  He communicates clearly.  He writes exceptionally well and He speak eloquently. He can explain just about anything to anyone.  You’re comfortable on the phone or to groups of people – at any level.  He is incredibly tactful when delivering the facts.

·         Problem solving ­ He enjoy solving problems.   Getting to the root cause.  He loves taking on difficult challenges and finding creative, innovative solutions.   He doesn’t get flustered easily.  If He don’t know the answer, you’ll dig until He find it.

·         Detail oriented ­ He pay strong attention to the details as it is one of your core qualities.  As far as He is concerned, anything worth doing is worth doing right, every single time.  He stays focused and nothing falls through the cracks on your watch.

·         Exceptional critical thinking skills; He can identify gaps in logic and underlying causes of issues; He thinks on your feet.  He like learning new things, and He can learn quickly.

·         Strong collaborator ­ He can work independently because He self-manage, with limited direction and guidance, but He also enjoy collaborating across dynamic and multi­cultural teams and is personable, helpful and incredibly organized

·         Results oriented ­ He is proactive in handling competing priorities and meet your deadlines and commitments;  He always demonstrates a “can do” positive attitude

·         Confidentiality ­ He consider and protect the confidentiality of company data at all times;

·         IT skills ­ He is highly proficient in the full Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint

·         Flexibility to travel ­ He is ready to travel between 30 ­ 50% of the time across the globe to our operations to perform audits on site;

·         Languages ­ He speak and write fluent English – additional languages are a bonus, in particular Arabic.