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Senior Internal Auditor

Date Posted: Jan 30, 2019
Monthly Salary: Confidential

Company description

IHS Towers is the largest independent mobile telecommunications infrastructure provider in Europe, Africa and the Middle East. Founded in 2001, IHS provides services across the full tower value chain – colocation on owned towers, deployment and managed services.

Today IHS Towers has operations in Nigeria, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Zambia and Rwanda. Following the recent acquisitions of MTN and Etisalat’s tower portfolios in Nigeria, IHS owns over 23,300 towers in Africa.


Job Description

  • Coordinate internal audit team-members in planning, execution, and reporting of audit engagements.
  • Supervise work done by other team-members when assigned to lead audits to ensure outputs are in line with the internal audit methodology.
  • Prepare work programs for assigned audits.
  • Audit assigned functional areas.
  • Document work done in accordance with the internal audit manual and methodology.
  • Prepare audit reports to be reviewed by Group Head-Internal Audit.
  • Monitor changes to the company's policies, processes and procedures, and assist in documenting and storing such data in appropriate repositories.
  • Update and maintain outstanding actions database and liaise with process owners on implementation status.
  • Conduct formal follow-up audits of implementation status of agreed management action plans per approved risk-based audit plan.
  • Provide timely and comprehensive feedback to Group Head, Internal Audit on implementation of assigned engagements.
  • Perform regional audits, spot checks, and other special assignments as assigned.


Education & Experience

  • B.Sc./ HND in Business and/ or Social Science-related discipline.
  • ACA, ACCA, CIA, CISA, and related professional qualification or membership of relevant professional bodies (e.g. Institute of Internal Auditors) is a plus.
  • Minimum of +6 years' relevant experience in internal & external auditing and compliance monitoring in a reputable organization, with at least 1-2 years in a supervisory position.
  • Demonstrable understanding & application of internal control concepts to plan, perform, manage and report evaluations of various business processes.
  • Exposure to telecoms and/ or telecoms infrastructure industry is an advantage.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of fraud schemes and indicators.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Able to influence and secure management buy-in for constructive change.

Functional Competencies:

  • Auditing
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Attention to Detail
  • Reporting


How to apply

Application Closing Date
12th February, 2019.


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