Chief Auditor

Office of The Auditor General

Office of The Auditor General is recruiting a Chief Auditor, to be based in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • Directorate: Performance and Environmental Audits
  • Post designation: Chief Auditor Grade 6
  • 1x Post: Windhoek
  • Salary scale: N$ 337 984-403 922
  • Housing Allowance: N$ 14 520 per annum
  • Transport Allowance: N$ 8 760 per annum
  • Responsible for the overall supervision of the sub-division on a daily basis to ensure proper performance of work
  • Responsible to lead an audit subdivision and to oversee the planning, execution and completion of assigned audits in accordance with the OAG’s auditing standards and methodologies by the agreed deadline
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of the OAG’s professional, training and administrative policies, as well as the strategic plan within their respective subdivisions
  • Delegate and assign responsibilities to audit team in accordance with the approved annual sub-divisional plan
  • Ensure for each assigned audit, through review that documents in the Audit File are organized, referenced and cross referenced in accordance with OAG standards and methodology on audit documentation
  • Submit these files to the supervisor on or before the agreed deadlines
  • Review draft audit report and relevant working papers prepared by the audit team on the basis of audit evidence obtained and thereafter, submit these to the Deputy Director on or before the agreed deadlines
  • Give on the job training, guidance and feedback to the audit team as considered necessary
  • Minimum Requirement:
  • An appropriate B. Degree qualification on NQF L7 plus six (6) years appropriate of experience
  • Additional Requirements:
  • Three years of appropriate experience should be at Auditor/Senior Auditor level
  • Full membership in a professional body i.e. ICAN, ACCA or CIPA and a Driver’s license will be added advantage
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • Application Procedure:
  • Candidates with foreign qualifications must attach their evaluation of qualification from Namibian Qualification Authority (NQA)
  • A fully completed application must be made on the prescribed form 156043 and 156093 (obtainable from any Government O/M/A) and should be accompanied by the applicant’s Curriculum vitae with comprehensive details of work related experience and exposure, Certified copies of Certificate/s of Service from previous employer/s if any, Educational qualifications, Academic records, Identity document
  • Applications not complying with the above may be disqualified
  • Shortlisted candidates may be required to undergo Psychometric Test
  • NB: Racially disadvantaged persons, woman and persons with disabilities who meets the job requirements are encouraged to apply
  • Click here to download 156043 Form
  • Any enquiries should be directed to: Mrs. Joolokeni Hamunyela; Tel: 061-285 8426 or Mr. Nehemia Ndeshuuva; Tel: 061-2858401
  • Applications for employment must be addressed to:
  •     The Deputy Auditor-General
  •     Office of the Auditor-General
  •     Private Bag 13299
  •     Windhoek
  •     Namibia
  • OR:
  • Be hand delivered at:
  •     The Office of the Auditor-General
  •     123 Robert Mugabe Avenue
  •     Windhoek
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