The successful applicant will perform audits of the Government and Statutory Boards under the supervision of the Senior Auditor and/or Audit Manager in order to ensure the annual programme of audits is completed in a professional manner and on a timely basis.
- Assist in planning and performing audits of departments, statutory boards, treasury accounts, public trusts, value for money audits, special investigations and pension / gratuity statements, through liaising with department heads and project managers, including field assignments on location, to ensure the annual programme of audits is completed.
- Perform detailed audit work on government revenue and expenditure in accordance with the determined audit programme to ensure all objectives are met.
- Conduct periodic surprise cash inspections, as well as special and unplanned audit investigations which arise during the course of the year, to ensure an element of unpredictability is retained through the audit process.
- Prepare draft management reports for audits performed to ensure all findings are adequately documented.
- Perform any other duties as required by the supervisor or senior officer in order to contribute to the effectiveness and efficiency of the department.
- Bachelor Degree in Accounting or equivalent
- Three (3) years’ experience in accounting or auditing
- Sound knowledge of Government structure, policies and procedures
- Sound knowledge of auditing standards and accounting principles
- Sound knowledge of the use of standard office equipment and computer applications
- Sound management and supervisory skills
- Sound organisational and interpersonal skills
- Sound oral and written communication skills