Information Systems Assistant Auditor

Office of The Auditor General

Office of The Auditor General is recruiting an Information Systems Assistant Auditor, to be based in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • Directorate: Information Systems & Forensic Audits
  • Division: Information Systems Audit
  • Post Designation: Assistant Auditor Grade 8 (Trainee)
  • 1 x Posts: Windhoek
  • Salary Scale: N$ 227 453 (Fixed)
  • Examine Information Technology (IT) environments and evaluate the design and operational effectiveness of IT internal controls, determine exposure to risk, and develop remediation strategies
  • Develop a strong understanding of business and system processes, including the review and testing of these processes and related controls and be able to add value in improving process efficiencies
  • Assist other streams of audit by providing assurance on the IT environment in which business processes operate
  • Ensure that relevant reliable evidence is documented, in accordance with approved auditing standards and methodologies
  • Keep abreast with the auditing standards, policies and procedures and take responsibility of self-development
  • Minimum Requirement:
  • An appropriate B-Degree qualification at NQF Level 7 in Information Technology or Post Graduate Certificate in Informatics ( Information System Auditing) NQF Level 8
  • Additional Requirements:
  • Experience in Information Technology or Information Systems Auditing with a CISA Certification and Drivers License will be an added advantage
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
  • The job category Assistant Auditor Grade 8 is a training level
  • Successful candidates will be appointed on a contractual basis while undergoing occupational specific training for a period of two (2) years
  • After successful completion of the prescribed theoretical and practical training courses that such Assistant
  • Auditor is able to operate on the level of an Auditor may be translated thereto
  • The Assistant Auditor Grade 8 are placed temporarily on a fixed–term contract with the followings conditions:
  •     Not entitled to membership of the Public Service Employee Medical Aid Scheme (PSEMAS)
  •     Not entitled to be a member of the Government Institutions Pension Fund (GIPF)
  •     Eligible for membership with the Social Security Commission (SSC)
  •     Eligible for two (2) days’ Vacation Leave and two (3) days Sick Leave for each completed month of service
  •     Shall enter into a contractual agreement with the OAG before training commences
How To Apply
  • Application Procedure:
  • Applicants must be Namibian Citizens
  • 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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