Internal Auditor Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

The Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVETA)

Job Description

The Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority (TVETA) is a State Corporation under the Ministry of Education established under the TVET Act of 2013. The mandate of the Authority is to promote quality access, equity and relevance in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) by developing standards, inspecting, registering and licensing trainers, institutions and training programmes.

20. Internal Auditor I – Grade TVETA 5

Vacancy No. TVETA/20/JUN. 2018: Number of Posts: One (1)

Basic Salary Scale: Kshs. 81,000 – 108,000 pm

(a) Duties and Responsibilities

Reporting to the Senior Internal Auditor, the Internal Auditor I will be responsible for the following:

(i) Developing audit programs and testing procedures relevant to the risk and test objectives of assigned assignments

(ii) Conducting audits on operational procedures, systems, practices and records to ensure conformity with laws, regulations and policies

(iii) Tracking the Implementation of audit report findings and recommendations

(iv) Preparing audit reports for assignments undertaken

(v) Conducting reviews to ensure risk mitigation measures are developed and implemented

(vi) Preparing Board Papers for Board meeting discussion

(vii) Liaising with external auditors on external audits assignment

(viii) Providing support on the implementation of risk management strategy, policy and framework;

(ix) Conducting risk assessments to determine the risk profile of the Authority in terms of investments, actuarial, legal compliance, monitoring and evaluation and financial management functions;

(b) Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, one must have: –

(i) Served for a minimum period of six (6) years as an Internal Auditor in the public service/private sector or in an equivalent and relevant position;

(ii) A bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration, Finance, Business Management or any other related field from a university recognized in Kenya

(iii) Certificate in computer applications from a recognized institution.

(iv) Attended a senior management course lasting not less than 4 weeks from a recognized institution

(v) Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Final

(vi) Valid professional membership i.e., membership with Institute of Internal Auditors or ICPAK and be in good professional standing.


Those fulfilling the requirements of the positions should submit their applications clearly quoting the Vacancy/Position and Vacancy Number on the envelope and application. The application MUST be accompanied with a detailed C.V stating the current position, work experience, postal address, telephone and email contacts, and copies of all relevant academic and professional certificates (only those stated in the job requirements) and, relevant work testimonials. Further, interested applicants are required to fill the Applicant’s Personal Profile Form. Those making online applications can access the Form via link

Applicants submitting hard copy applications can download and fill the Applicant’s Personal Profile Form from our website.

Applicants are also expected to provide email, telephone and postal contacts of three referees.

All applications should reach the Director General on or before 29th June 2018 at 5.00 pm.

Applications should be addressed to:

The Director General


P.O Box 35625- 00100




Forward the applications via email address: [email protected]

Technical and Vocational Education and Training Authority is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge any fee on job applicants. Male and female potential candidates living with a disability are encouraged to apply. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Applicants who will be invited for interview will be expected to produce valid copies of clearance certificates from the following organizations when they appear for interview in fulfillment of the requirements of Chapter Six of the Kenyan Constitution.

i. Valid tax compliance certificate from Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA)

ii. Valid Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) clearance certificate;

iii. Valid self-declaration forms from Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission specific to this advertisement;

iv. Police Clearance Certificate from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) issued not more than one year ago from the date of this advert;

v. Valid Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) clearance.

For any queries please call this number +254202392140