Director of Internal Audit Job. Embu County

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Terms of Service: Permanent and Pensionable


  • Management of Internal Audit services;
  • Formulating and implementing internal audit policies, strategies and procedures;
  • Advising the county on internal audit matters;
  • Reviewing of audit plans, programs and audit files;
  • Reviewing the systems of internal control developed by management and advising on their adequacy and compliance;
  • Advising management on cost control and revenue improvement;
  • Coordinating investigations and special audits within the County Government;
  • Coordinating the preparation of management reports in accordance with the PFM Act, 2012;
  • Overseeing capacity building on internal controls for the county;
  • Liaising with accounting officers on matters related to audit function, funding and recommendations of audit committee;
  • Reviewing and verifying budgets, financial statements, fund accounts and other statements prepared by the accounting officers;
  • Advising on compliance by the county and / or its entities with the PFM Act 2012, County Governments Act 2012, Public Procurement` and Disposals Act and any other relevant law; and
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by a competent authority.


For appointment to this grade, an officer must have:-

  • Be a citizen of Kenya;
  • Be in possession of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or its equivalent from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • Be in possession of a relevant Master’s degree from a university recognized in Kenya;
  • Be a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (ICPAK), Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and in good standing;
  • Have at least twelve (12) years relevant professional experience in Financial Accounting/ Audit, five years of which should have been in a Senior leadership position or at a top management level in the Public Service or Private Sector

How to Apply

All applicants are requested to download an application form and a detailed document containing requirements relevant to the positions advertised from Embu County

Candidates should attach photocopies of the following documents:

  • National Identity Card
  • Academic, Professional Certificates and testimonials
  • Clearance from KRA, EACC, HELB, CRB and Certificate of Good Conduct from DCI
  • Any other relevant supporting documents.

All applications should be sent to the undersigned on or before 3rd December, 2019.



P.O BOX 2871- 60100,



  • Only short listed candidates shall be contacted.
  • The reference number of the position being applied MUST be indicated on the envelope and the Application.
  • Embu County Public Service Board is an equal opportunity employer and does NOT charge any fee for recruitment.
  • Any candidate who directly or indirectly canvases shall lead to automatic disqualification

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