Internal Audit Officer Recruitment at Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF)

Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) was established to provide financial support to residents of Lagos State, for job, wealth creation and to tackle unemployment. LSETF serves as an instrument to inspire the creative and innovative energies of all Lagos residents and reduce unemployment across the State. The Fund has the mandate to directly invest ₦25Billion in helping Lagos residents grow and scale their Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (“MSMEs”) or acquire skills to get better jobs through its three programmes; the Employability Support Programme, the Lagos Innovates Programme and the Loan Programme.

Position:          Internal Audit Officer

Reporting to:  Head Internal Audit

Industry:         Government

Job Type:       Full Time

Location:       LSETF, HQ, Lagos State

Job Description

  • Assist the Head, Internal Audit to prepare the internal audit plan
  • Evaluate and Examine policies, procedures and systems in place to ensure that assets are protected
  • Evaluate the reliability and integrity of information and accounting records and ensure the effective and efficient use of resources in the LSETF
  • Review the compliance of all unit within the LSETF with policies, procedures and regulatory requirements
  • Plan individual audit assignments and ensure they are completed in an effective manner and within specified timelines
  • Devise internal audit programmes and comprehensives test to cover identified auditable areas and ensure adequate controls are in place to mitigate identified skills while carrying out audit areas and ensure adequate controls are in place to mitigate identified risks while carrying out audit reviews
  • Assist management and staff in identifying controls which mitigate risks to the LSETF
  • Report results and make recommendations to management where control weaknesses are identified in policy, processes and systems
  • Ensure the maintenance of evidence and well-structured documentation of work which fully supports work carried out and conclusions reached

Qualification & Experience Skills & Competency Requirement

  • A good university degree in Finance or related discipline
  • Any of ACA, ACCA or similar qualification
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in audit

Method of Application

Please send all CVs to before close of business of Friday, April 26, 2019. This is open to both internal and external candidates


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