Audit Supervisor Job at Zurishaddai Recruitment Agency Job in Nigeria

Audit Supervisor Job at Zurishaddai Recruitment Agency Job in Nigeria

Job title: Audit Supervisor Job at Zurishaddai Recruitment Agency


Job description: Zurishaddai Recruitment Agency is a one stop shop for attracting the right talent for the best offered opportunities. With a cumulative wealth of experience spanning over Eight (8) years, premium value delivery and satisfied clients’ testimonials have become our culture. We have become excellent professionals at sourcing for both mid-level and entry level job positions for small-scale and growing businesses with a track record of producing results and matching the right candidates to our clients’ requirements.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Position: Audit Supervisor

Job Location: Lekki, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Summary

  • The Audit Supervisor oversees audit staff during audits and control consulting engagements that evaluate corporate management and operating practices.
  • You are expected to take responsibility for external audit assignments, financial institutions, medium sized companies, various industries and sectors.
  • You will have the opportunity to gain multi-disciplinary industries and business sectors within the firm.
  • You must be driven to achieve specific goals and targets.
  • Your overall goal is to ensure the company and her clients are constantly moving towards fulfilling its short-term and long-term objectives and does not diverge from its strategic objectives.

Job Description

  • Oversees audit planning, field work, and audit reporting; prepares reports, and communicates findings and recommendations to line and senior management.
  • Review automated audit work papers prepared by the audit staff to ensure sound audit theory and compliance with the department’s methodology.
  • Responsible for the daily supervision of audit staff and responsible for the development of audit staff and the completion of performance evaluations.
  • Evaluate performance of audit staffs and provide appropriate feedback.
  • Assist in risk assessment and mitigation activities.
  • Organize trainings for audit team for skill development.
  • Develop annual audit plan and coordinate audit activities.
  • Oversee audit planning and reporting activities according to established policies.
  • Supervise audit team to ensure quality and on-time delivery.
  • Coordinate with team to review audit findings.
  • Prepare reports with audit findings and recommendations.
  • Communicate audit status to management on regular basis.
  • Discuss with management about audit observations, recommendations and actions to be taken
  • Prepare clear and complete audit work papers and store them in department repository.
  • Assist in developing budgets and timelines for upcoming audits.
  • Evaluate current audit procedures and recommend improvements.
  • Evaluate and enhance internal controls to improve operational efficiency
  • Analyze and resolve audit issues in a timely fashion.



  • B.Sc / BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field
  • Should be a Chartered Accountant (ACA, ACCA).

Knowledge & Requirements

Technical Skills Requirements:

  • Proven work experience as an External Auditor – 4 years post ICAN with 2 -3 years of hands on leadership experience in similar capacity
  • Thorough knowledge of current external auditing techniques, auditing practices, tax consultancy and relevant regulations.
  • Experience of the entire audit and Tax process
  • Good knowledge of accounting and standards (e.g. GAAP, IFRS)
  • Understanding of risk-based auditing and risk and control strategies
  • Understanding of Quality & Risk Management procedures
  • Compliance with and understanding of regulatory requirements

Additional Skills Requirements:

  • Track record of leading audit teams
  • Experience in data analysis and financial reporting.

Other Skills Required:

  • Financial Service industry experience to include; tax consultancy, Advisory and Compliance services
  • Audit experience in public accounting or internal audit
  • Professional audit certifications required
  • Demonstrated technical abilities in select areas (audit, accounting, regulatory, compliance, etc.)
  • Good analytical, interpersonal, time management, research, and communications skills
  • Must be able to effectively work with new and changing situations including new industry regulations; where there may not always be a readily apparent solution
  • Must be able to view controls issues and concerns from the perspective of the Audit Committee and Senior Management

Expected salary:

Location: Lekki, Lagos State

Job date: Mon, 04 Sep 2023 06:18:14 GMT

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