Location: Kumasi - Ashanti Region, Ghana, W/A
Postal Address: P. O. Box 854, Kumasi Fax: +233 (0)3220-22387
Tel: +233 (0)3220-22387, +233 (0)3220-22388
The Governing Council of the Kumasi Technical University announces the vacancy of Director of Internal Audit and is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified
The Internal Auditor is a high level independent corporate executive with overall responsibility for the Internal Audit. He/she must be fully conversant
with the risks, goals, policies, and processes of the University.
The Internal Auditor administratively reports to the Vice-Chancellor. The internal audit reports shall be submitted to the University Audit Committee through the Vice-Chancellor and copied to the Director-General of the Internal Audit Agency and the Auditor General.
In general, the Internal Auditor shall provide an independent, objective assurance and consulting services designed to add value and improve the
University's operations. He/She shall help the University accomplish its objectives by bringing a systematic disciplined approach to evaluating and
improving risk management, control, and governance processes.
The duties and responsibilities of the Internal Auditor include:
Applicant must be a Chartered Accountant and hold a minimum of a Masters' degree in the relevant field. He/She must have served as a Deputy Internal Auditor in a University or comparable grade in a similar institution/organisation for at least six (6) years.
Applicant must be computer literate and be conversant with accounting/auditing software applications.
In addition, applicant must:
The Director of Internal Audit shall hold office for a term of four (4) years, which should be completed before the statutory retirement age of sixty (60)
years. He/She may be eligible for re-appointment for a further term of up to four (4) years only, provided that no part of the second term enters the
compulsory retirement age.
The terms and conditions of the appointment shall be determined by the Governing Council of the University consistent with the Technical Universities
Act 2016, Act 922 (as amended by Act 974), and the Statutes of Kumasi Technical University.
The salary and Conditions of Service attached to this position are very attractive and are comparable to those in analogous public universities in Ghana.
Applicant must submit a Sealed Application Letter to the Registrar of the University.
Applicant must attach a Curriculum Vitae, including names and addresses of three (3) referees who can attest to his/her qualities.
Applicant must include a short statement of not more than four pages (Times New Roman size 12 and 1.5 line spacing) outlining his/her vision and strategies for the position.
Application must be hand-delivered to the Registrar of the University (signing for submission shall be required) or submitted using a registered mail to reach the address below (as applicable) not later than Friday, 21st February, 2020.
Search Committee for Director of Internal Audit
c/o Office of the Registrar
Kumasi Technical University
P. O. Box 854
Only short-listed candidates shall be contacted.