CDC Auditor

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Nairobi has an opening for the position of Auditor. The position will be available immediately

Basic Function:

  • The Auditor will report to the CDC Kenya Global AIDS Program Associates Director for Grants and Assistance and provides technical assistance to CDC cooperative agreement holders through informal audit processes to ensure compliance with federal assistance law.
  • Provides training and membership to the financial and administrative staff of cooperative agreement holders with focus on local indigenous organizations. Give feedback to administrative project officers on the compliance of partners and to inform decision making for funding levels.

    Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelors degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Auditing, Commerce or Finance is required.
  • Certified Public Accountant “K” Certification is also required.
  • Five (5) years experience as a auditor, three of which must involve audits of non-profit organizations is required.
  • Level IV (Fluent) English ability is required.
  • Level III Kiswahili is also required.
  • Must be able to work independently to assess inconsistencies in complex financial data and to assist technical staff in preparation of budgets for technical projects.
  • Must have basic knowledge of office technologies such as a PABX, copiers, computers, fax, scanners etc.
  • Must possess standard personal computer skills with experience using word processing and spreadsheets.

    Selection Criteria:

  • Applicants must be eligible for appointment under host government laws and regulations.
  • Current employees serving a probationary period are not eligible to apply.
  • Currently employed US Citizen EFMs who hold a FMA appointment are ineligible to apply for advertised positions within the first 90 calendar days of their employment.
  • Currently employed NORs hired under a Personal Services Agreement (PSA) are ineligible to apply for advertised positions within the first 90 calendar days of their employment, unless currently hired into a position with a When Actually Employed (WAE) work schedule.
  • Management will consider nepotism/conflict of interest, budget, and visa status in determining candidacy.
  • Applicants must be available for an interview and for proficiency testing as required by the selecting official.

    Application Deadline: 30th June

    For more information and application, visit: CDC Auditor Website