NTSA Principal Audit officer (Systems) Jobs in Kenya

NTSA Principal Audit officer (Systems) Jobs in Kenya


  • Reporting to the Manager, Internal Audit, the Principal Audit Officer - Systems will be responsible for management and coordination of various information systems audit activities and assignments.

    Key Duties and Responsibilities

    • Ensure annual risk assessment and preparation of annual internal system audit work plan and budget in a timely manner;

    • Manage and coordinate various information systems audit activities and assignments;

    • Review audit assignment proposals, audit plans and engagement programmes for audit of ICT systems;

    • Ensure preparation and/review of information systems audit working papers, audit findings and draft audit reports on information systems are prepared in time;

    • Ensure maintenance of high audit standards, adherence to plans, budgets and work schedules;

    • Monitor and make follow up on implementation of internal and external system audit recommendations and maintain a database of the implementation rate in consultation with the Manager, Internal Audit;

    • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual internal system audit reports/returns and advise on areas for improvement;

    • Carry out investigation on irregularities identified or reported in system audit reports or by management or any other source;

    • Identify activities and processes subject to information systems audit coverage, evaluating their significance and assessing the degree of risk inherent in terms of the audit costs involved;

    • Reviewing responses on draft audit report, prepare final audit reports and submit for review by the Manager Internal Audit;

    • Identify training needs for ICT auditors and ensure that
    relevant trainings are provided;

    • Review compliance with regulations, instructions and procedures in implementation of ICT systems; and

    • Head special audit assignment teams that may be appointed from time to time.

    Key Qualifications and Experience:

    For appointment to this position, a candidate must have:

    • At least eight (8) years relevant work experience, three (3) of which must have been in a supervisory position in the Public Service/Private Sector;

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems
    /Computer Science/Computer Engineering or any other relevant field from a recognized institution;

    • Holder of Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or equivalent qualifications e.g. CISM, CISSP, CRISC, CEH;

    • Attended Supervisory Course lasting not less than two (2) weeks from a recognized institution

    • Registered as a member of the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA) or other IT Professional body in good standing; and

    • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter 6 of the Constitution;

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; NTSA Principal Audit officer (Systems) Jobs in Kenya


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