2 Feb 2016

Full-Time Head, Audit and Control

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Head, Audit and Control
Lagos, Nigeria
Company Description
Our client is a key player in the insurance industry with strong base in almost all states of the federation. Regarded as one of the top five insurance firms in the country, our client is expanding it’s services to meet the desired need of its growing clients. As part of the expansion plan, they are currently looking to hire an experienced individual for the post of Head of Audit and Control.

Job Description

Coordinate daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual audit and reconciliation activities of the Group
Provide overall direction and leadership for the Group.
Coordinate all enterprise-wide risk management activities of the company and ensure it is of the highest quality.
Preparation of annual audit and control plan.
Vetting of audit steps and programs of the Group’s Unit heads
Review and sign-off of periodic audit reports
Attendance of meeting of the Board Audit Committee
Assist all external auditors in getting the company audited periodically.
Ensure the company’s ERM capabilities are audited periodically.
Review of existing process and procedure for improvements
Monitors the control culture and environment of the Company
Monitors compliance with Corporate Governance
Provide coaching for direct reports i.e. all Unit Heads in the Group
Participate in and contribute to management meetings with a view to sharing experience for the benefits of robust decision making and knowledge sharing
Positively represent the company in the public by being a thought leader in the industry
Any other responsibilities that might be required by the Group Managing Director from time to time.
BSc/HND in Accounting, Finance and any other related field
Must be a certified Auditor with practical working experience
A Minimum of 15 years work experience.
Experience in an insurance firm can also be an added advantage.
Audit experience in any of the top audit firms would also be an added advantage.
Must be a member of CIIN and/or ICAN or ACCA or CISA or any other related professional body.
Additional Information
Must have managed a team
High level of detail
Excellent Analytical skills
High level of Maturity
Good presentation and negotiation skills

Job Categories: Auditing & Tax Jobs Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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