Internal Auditor – Purchase Department (Retail)

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Job Title: Internal Auditor – Purchase Department (Retail)

Location: Lagos

Job Description

We are urgently seeking a confident and detail-oriented Internal Auditor to join our Purchase Department in a retail setting. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in ensuring transparency, compliance, and efficiency in our purchasing processes. This is an excellent opportunity for a young professional looking to grow in the field of internal auditing.

Job Functions/Responsibilities

  • Plan and conduct internal audits of purchase transactions and processes.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of internal controls and identify areas for improvement.
  • Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements.
  • Investigate and report on any deviations or irregularities in the purchase process.
  • Identify potential risks in the purchasing department and recommend risk mitigation strategies.
  • Evaluate the adequacy of risk management processes.
  • Maintain detailed and organized audit documentation.
  • Prepare comprehensive audit reports highlighting findings and recommendations.
  • Work closely with the Purchase Department to understand processes and address concerns.
  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure a holistic approach to internal auditing.
  • Propose improvements to enhance efficiency, effectiveness, and controls in the purchase process.
  • Stay updated on industry best practices and emerging trends in internal auditing.

Qualifications and Skills

  • HND / Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Professional certification such as CIA (Certified Internal Auditor) is a plus.
  • 3-5 years of experience in internal auditing, preferably in a retail environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Confident communication and interpersonal skills.

Additional Requirements:

  • Familiarity with retail purchase processes.
  • Knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Detail-oriented with a high level of accuracy in work.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team.

Salary Range: Competitive and commensurate with experience.

Other Benefits: HMO & Pension

Application Deadline

25th January, 2024.

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to with the subject line “Internal Auditor Application – [Your Name].

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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