PKF firms in Eastern Africa, in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda are among East Africa’s leading firms of accountants and business advisers, specialising in advising the management of developing private and public businesses.
PKF in Eastern Africa is headquartered in Kenya with local offices in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu, Nakuru and Malindi. The firm also has regional offices in Kampala (Uganda), Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) and Kigali (Rwanda).
With over 40 partners and directors, 800 staff members and 13 offices around Eastern Africa Region, wherever you do business, we can offer you local expertise backed up by resources of an international firm.
We pride ourselves on creating and sustaining supportive relationships where objective and timely advice enables our clients to thrive, develop and succeed.
Experience level: Entry level/ Graduate Trainee
This role offers an opportunity that will involve assisting in providing full outsourced risk based internal audits to clients, which includes evaluating ﬁnancial systems, processes and the efﬁciency of internal controls in line with International Internal Audit Standards or Government/Regulatory Internal Audit Standards.
PKFCL is looking for a competent candidate to assist a team of internal auditors. The Assistant Internal Auditor will be entrusted with the following activities:
• Understanding the client business processes and risks
• Assistance in creating client risk proﬁles
• Creating working papers and liaising with the team leader to carry out the internal audit as per the international
standards on internal audit
• Evaluating the effectiveness of the controls in place
• Appropriately assess potential ﬁndings and identify solutions to issues around internal controls
• Assistance in reporting to the internal audit committee and regulators on the effectiveness of the internal controls
within the client’s environment.
Successful applicants will ideally meet the following criteria:
a) A Graduate in the ﬁeld of accounting and ﬁnance, computer science or any other related ﬁeld
b) Pursue or be willing to pursue a professional qualiﬁcation such as CISA, CRISC, CIA, CPA or ACCA
c) Strong analytical and communication skills, both written and oral
d) Willingness to travel within East Africa
e) Knowledge on Governance, Risk and Compliance frameworks
How to Apply
If you ﬁt any of the above proﬁles and are interested in one of these challenging opportunities, please submit your application to email@example.com with the job title as the subject heading. Your application should consist of a cover letter (with current and expected remuneration package and notice period, if applicable) and detailed curriculum vitae in MS Word or PDF with email address and telephone contact. You can ﬁnd out more about PKF by visiting our website on http://www.pkfea.com/ on or before 26th of October, 2018.