Internal Auditor (Lagos TB Grant) at Damien Foundation Belgium

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Damien Foundation (DFB), Nigeria Project is a charitable Non-Governmental Medical Organization involved in Leprosy and Tuberculosis Control activities in Nigeria since early 90s. The foundation is very popular with her achievement in pioneering Multi-Drug Resistance Tuberculosis (MDR-TB) treatment in the country. She initiated the MDR –TB treatment in collaboration with University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan in June 2010 and recorded a high treatment success rate. In over 25 years of operation in Nigeria, the foundation has impacted lives of several Persons Affected with Leprosy (PALs) through free reconstructive surgeries, free prostheses, mobile clinics, social reintegration and social supports to both PALs and their families

Currently, Damien Foundation Nigeria covers a population of over 56 million across nine States (Oyo, Osun, Lagos, Ogun, Ekiti, Kwara and Ondostates) with technical and financial supports in case detection and management in Tuberculosis and Leprosy. The main character of Damien Foundation is the quality of services, which are delivered in close partnership with the community and the Government.

In order to strengthen the implementation of the Global Fund TB Grant program in Lagos State, Damien Foundation Nigeria (DFB) is seeking for qualified person to fill up the position below:

Job Title: Internal Auditor (Lagos TB Grant)

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Organizational Unit: Finance Department and Administrative Department

Overview

  • Damien Foundation (DFB) is a non-profit humanitarian medical organization affiliated with Damien Foundation Belgium (DFB) and is supporting the Federal Government of Nigeria through the National Tuberculosis and Leprosy Control Programme (NTBLCP) in Oyo, Osun, Kwara, Ondo, Ogun, Ekiti and Lagos States.
  • As the Sub Recipient (SR) to LSMOH TB project under Global Fund Grant, DFB has been vested with the responsibility of implementing Active TB case finding programme across the 20 Local Government Areas in the State.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Main responsibility is to review and improve project financial control and project risk management processes. This is to ensure the existence and effectiveness of internal controls, the reliability and integrity of financial & operational information, regular compliance with Global Fund policies, instructions & guidelines, as well as donor rules.
  • Ensure the implementation of internal audit approach/plan for the project, monitor objectives and revise as appropriate;
  • Verify and check all supporting documents for purpose, value for money, eligibility and appropriate authorization;
  • Check and ensure that relevant processes are followed for procurements;
  • Follow through on proper, complete and timely retirements of advances;
  • Carry out Spot check on all movable assets including cash, vehicles and health commodities;
  • Perform investigations of suspected fraud or misappropriations and complete special projects as assigned;
  • Assist in external audit assignments of internal control and substantive testing accurately as requested, completely and in a timely manner.
  • Identify potential risk areas in the course of audits and investigations.
  • Ensure controls established are strictly adhered to and in line with Global Fund policies and financial regulations by pointing out exceptions;
  • Prepare annual audit plan and audit calendar;
  • Examine and evaluate financial and information systems, recommending controls to ensure system reliability and data integrity;

Education / Experience

  • A minimum of HND / B.Sc. Degree in Accounting and ACA/ACCA/CPA/ICAN.
  • Experience: 2-5 years working on Global Fund and TB related projects
  • Must also have at least three years relevant working experience with reputable audit firms with skills in QuickBooks, Microsoft excel, words and power point), good knowledge of internal control systems of non-governmental organizations, financial audit processes and accounting procedures for multiple donors such as Global Fund.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

Application Deadline  29th May, 2022.

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