2. Principal, Internal Audit, GRADE KICD 5, ONE (1) POST
The Principal, Internal Audit Officer will report to the Deputy Director Internal Audit
(a) Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: -
i Undertaking special audit investigations;
ii Preparing audit operational plans; leading audit teams in implementing audit work plans;
iii Implementing audit fieldwork strategy;
iv Carrying out risk assessment and develop management guidelines;
v Carrying out audit follow-ups on implementation of recommendations;
vi Preparing audit reports; and
vii Interpretation of financial control and management resolution of the Institute.
(b) Requirements for Appointment
For appointment to this grade, an applicant must have: -
(i) Served in the grade of Senior Internal Auditor, KICD Job Grade 6 or in a comparable and relevant position in for a minimum period of three (3) years;
(ii) Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines: - Commerce (Accounting option); Commerce (Finance option); Business Administration (Accounting option) or equivalent qualification from a
(iii) Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines: - Commerce (Accounting option); Commerce (Finance option); Business Administration (Accounting option) or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
(iv) Part III of the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) Examination or Part III of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA) or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;
(v) Be a Certified Information System Auditor (C.I.S.A);
(vi) Be Registered with the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK);
(vii) Leadership Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
(viii) Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution.
(ix) Computer literacy;
(x) Have shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results.
(xi) Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.
Interested applicants should forward their application letter, academic and professional certificates, testimonials, up-to-date curriculum vitae and ID card to the address below to be received not later than 18th May, 2021. All applicants should give full details of their address including mobile telephone numbers as well as names and addresses of two referees. Details of these positions can be obtained from KICD Website:www.kicd.ac.ke.
The Director/Chief Executive,
Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development,
P.O. Box 30231-00100
NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and any canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification. We encourage people with disability and the marginalized to apply.