Nextzon Business Services Limited is recruiting for fulltime Audit Manager.
Nextzon Business Services Limited - Our Client is a start-up mega drug distribution centre in the pharmaceutical sector located in Anambra State, and is looking to fill the role below:
Job Title: Audit Manager
Reports To: Managing Director
Supervises: Audit Team
Overseeing internal operating controls, processes and practices.
Recommending changes and enhancements to existing policies and controls to make sure they are current, adequate, functional and utilized in accordance with standards established by the government and the company.
Key Roles and Responsibilities:
Planning and performing operational and financial audits
Identifying business process risks
Developing testing methodologies to evaluate the adequacy of controls
Documenting the results of the evaluations
Formulating professional development and educational plans for junior staff members in the audit unit.
Planning and allocating resources and individuals in accordance with skills and schedules.
Supervise, conduct, and report on the testing and adequacy of the internal controls over financial reporting.
Investigate and determine causes of possible irregularities, and errors.
Developing recommendations & suggest improvement and reports based on audits and presenting these ideas to senior management.
Advise top management and the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors on audit, and internal control matters.
Min Required Experience:
Required Skills and Competencies:
In-depth knowledge of Generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) guidelines and statutory regulations
Strong background and experience with audit methodologies and techniques
Prior success conducting external or internal audits
Ability to build relationships while asking tough questions
Excellent written and oral communication ability
Strong time management and organizational skills
Capable of leading team
Committed approach to work and commitment to own professional development.
Qualifications and Experience:
A good first Degree in a specialty area such as Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
An second Degree in a relevant course is required
Membership of relevant professional bodies ACA, ACCA
Professional certification as a certified public accountant (CPA), certified internal auditor CIA) or certified information systems auditor (CISA).
Age between 30 - 40 years
Minimum of 8 years of hands-on accountancy or auditing experience.