Performance Assistant Auditor

Office of The Auditor General

Office of The Auditor General is recruiting a Performance Assistant Auditor, to be based in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • Directorate: Performance and Environmental Audits
  • Post Designation: Assistant Auditor Grade 8 (Trainee)
  • 1 x Post: Windhoek
  • Salary Scale: N$ 227 453 (Fixed)
  • Responsible for the compilation and submission of work plans, the execution of audits and the reporting thereon
  • Keep abreast with the auditing standards, policies and procedures and take responsibility of self-development
  • In the absence of the Chief Auditor, the Auditor should be able 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
  • Regularly liaise with the audit clients and ensure that matters arising from the audits are resolved amicably and that good client relations are maintained
  • Prepare audit files and ensure that they are organized in accordance with OAG standards and methodology on audit documentation. Submit these files to the supervisor on or before the agreed deadlines
  • Prepare draft audit report on the basis of relevant, reliable and sufficient audit evidence obtained and thereafter submit to the supervisors on or before the agreed deadline
  • Participate in briefing and debriefing meetings with clients, ensure that all difficult issue arising from the audit are resolved amicably and maintain good working relationship with the clients
  • Document audit evidence, conclusions and recommendations in the Audit File, in accordance with the Audit Standards and methodologies adopted by the OAG
  • Minimum Requirement:
  • An appropriate B. Degree qualification at NQF L7
  • Additional Requirements:
  • A Valid Driver’s 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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