Plan International Internal Control & Compliance Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

Plan International Internal Control & Compliance Officer Jobs in Ethiopia

Job Description

  • Plan International is an independent non-profit organization that advances children’s well-being and equality for girls.

  • Working in building powerful partnerships for children for over 75 years and present in 70 countries, Plan International strives for a just world, tackling the root causes of the challenges facing girls and all vulnerable children while working together with children, young people, our supporters and partners.

  • Plan International Ethiopia is looking for Internal Control & Compliance Officer for Country Office who will be reporting to the Internal Control & Compliance Manager.

    Case investigation

  • As required by the Country Director, support in designing and undertaking of investigations into occurrences and incidents that have materialised and where controls, policies and procedures may be found to have been inadequate. This includes, but is not limited to, allegations of fraud.Partnership Management

  • Review selected activities of selected partner organizations to ensure that they are operating in conformity with the partnership agreement entered into with PIE.

    Capacity development

  • Support and facilitate continuous reflection and learning with regard to the risk management system, as a means towards is continuous refinement and enhancement.

  • This includes learning from interaction with the corporate Global Assurance function, with other Plan countries and with external parties, and from internal reviews and
    other relevant initiatives such as specific case investigations.

  • Raise fraud awareness across the entire workforce, and the implementation of appropriate control measures.

  • Support partner organizations in their own risk management systems and processes, and conduct partner risk assessments based on due diligence reports, volume of funds, and other criteria so as to identify possible key risks that might affect PIE’s operations with partners.

    [Job Requirements

    Educational Qualification and Experience

  • BA in Accounting and/or Finance or Audit, Compliance Management,

  • Studying towards professional accounting/ audit qualification. i.e. ACCA,CIA, CPA preferable

  • MBA, MSc in Accounting and/or Finance or Audit or Compliance Management or other relevant areas is preferable.

  • At least 5 years relevant professional experience for MA or MSc and 7-8 years of relevant professional experience for BA in related roles and responsibilities, in an NGO environment;

  • Extensive experience in the design and implementation of risk management frameworks.

  • Extensive experience in undertaking internal control reviews.

  • Proven experience of fraud detection and investigation.

  • Proven experience and skills in compliance (both internal and external to donors and government) management and monitoring.

  • Experience of NGOs is must


  • Knowledge of risk management frameworks and processes; and

  • Knowledge of internal control systems.

    How to Apply

  • The closing date for the application is September 24, 2020. Qualified candidates should submit their application with the below link.

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