Re-advertised Manager – Internal Audit

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka

Zambia Medicines and Medical Supplies Agency

Vacancy title:

Re-advertised Manager – Internal Audit

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Public Administration, and Government , Category: Management ]

Jobs at:

Zambia Medicines and Medical Supplies Agency

Deadline of this Job:

Tuesday, March 05 2024

Duty Station:

Within Zambia , Lusaka, South – Central Africa


Main Job Purpose

To manage and supervise Internal Audit activities to enhance and protect ZAMMSA’s values by

providing the Agency with objective and reasonable assurance on governance and internal control.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Manages and supervises effectively, the formulation, review and implementation of internal audit and risk management policies, regulations, and guidelines to provide a framework for assessing the effectiveness of the control environment.
  • Manages and supervises effectively, the review of compliance to legislation, Policies, and regulations to recommend appropriate interventions.
  • Manages and supervises timely, internal audit activities to provide reasonable assurance on the effectiveness on internal controls and recommend appropriate interventions.
  • Manages and supervises timely, preparation of the annual departmental budget and work plans to implementation of programs and meet the Agency’s objectives.
  • Manages and supervises timely development of individual work plans and implementation of the Performance Management System (PMS) to monitor, evaluate and enhance performance.
  • Manages and supervises effectively, human, financial, and other resources to facilitate achievement of departmental objectives.

Communications skills.

Written Skills

  • Able to write strategic, operational, and analytical papers.

Oral Skills

  • Able to communicate fluently in English.

Other Skills / Attributes required.

  • Leadership and team building skills.
  • Integrity
  • Tact and Diplomacy
  • Results-oriented
  • Metrics-driven leader Computer skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Staff Management

  • Supervises, coaches, motivates, trains/develops, disciplines, and appraises performance of staff to ensure staff engagement and optimum performance.
  • Ensures delegation is conducted properly that each service allocation is adequately managed, staffed, and resourced.

Academic qualification and work experience required.

  • Full Grade 12 School Certificate
  • Degree in Accountancy, Full ACCA/CIMA or Chartered Accountancy or its equivalent
  • Member of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
  • Member of the Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants.
  • Minimum of 6 years’ relevant work experience in a similar role

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 72

Level of Education: Bachelor Degree

Interested candidates should send their CV

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