Internal Audit Assistant Job in Nairobi, Kenya (40K)

Position: Internal Audit Assistant

Location: Nairobi

Nature of Job: Full time

Salary: 30K-40K

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist internal and external auditors in preparing materials for auditing
  • Assist in audits to ensure compliance with the company policies and standards
  • Determine the scope of internal audit
  • Obtain, analyze, and evaluate accounting documentation, reports, and data
  • Develop audit programs, plans and schedules of areas to be reviewed
  • Prepare reports on areas audited with relevant recommendations
  • Ensure implementation of agreed recommendations
  • Carry out special audits and/or investigations and other special assignments as may be required by management from time to time as well as providing ad-hoc advice on control issues
  • Determine internal audit scope and develop annual plans
  • Act as an objective source of independent advice to ensure validity, legality and goal achievement
  • Identify loopholes and recommend risk aversion measures and cost savings
  • Maintain open communication with management and audit committee
  • Document process and prepare audit findings memorandum
  • Conduct follow up audits to monitor management’s interventions
  • Determine internal audit scope and develop annual plans
  • Obtain, analyse and evaluate accounting documentation, previous reports, data, flowcharts etc.
  • Any other tasks assigned by the management.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration
  • Professional qualifications – CPAs or ACCA
  • 2-3 years’ experience in internal Audit
  • Knowledge of Accounting software, a team player, with good communication skills

How to Apply

If you meet the above qualifications, skills and experience send CV to

Interviews will be carried out on a rolling basis until the position is filled

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Audit and Quality Assurance
Updated: February 19, 2020 — 8:41 am