Head, Internal Audit at Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA)

The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA), is a corporate body established by the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (Establishment, etc.) Act 2011, and mandated to manage funds in excess of budgeted hydrocarbon revenues. Its mission is to play a leading role in driving sustained economic development for the benefit of all Nigerians through building a savings base for the Nigerian people, enhancing the development of Nigeria’s infrastructure, providing stabilization support in times of economic stress.The NSIA is in the process of strengthening its operations and enhancing overall capacity towards delivering its mandate. In this regard, the Authority, is seeking to recruit suitably qualified, result-oriented and exceptional professional to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Head, Internal AuditReference Number: ESO100Location: AbujaJob DescriptionReporting to the Chief Executive Officer and Chair, Board Committee on Audit, the successful candidate will coordinate the development of strategies for the internal audit function in line with global best practices and manage organization-wide compliance and control matters.ResponsibilitiesEstablishes direction and oversees the internal audit function to ensure stakeholder alignment and organizational goals and objectives are achievedConducts risk-based audits, both scheduled and unscheduled, with concentration on policies, procedures, corporate governance principles and practices that relate to the control, safeguarding, and accountability for funds and assets.Institute internal control framework and continuously evaluates, prepares and distributes reports on the results of reviews and audits including recommendations for modification of management practices, fiscal policies, and accounting procedures as justified by audit findingsMonitor the Authority's compliance with all applicable regulations guiding its operations.Manage the interface with the Offices of the Auditor-General and Accountant-General of the Federation in the review of the Authority's transactions and activitiesEnsure violations of the Authority's operational procedures are promptly detected and properly investigated and make recommendations on proper preventive/remedial actionsCoordinate the conduct of investigations into suspected fraudulent practices across the organization and determine/recommend the appropriate line of actionProvide regular, accurate and objective reports/updates for management attentionLiaise with the Board Audit Committee and implement its recommendationsContinually review and assess the effectiveness and efficiency of policies, procedures and processes across the organization and identify improvement opportunitiesPerforms related work as assigned by the Audit Committee or the Managing Director. 

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