SPEDU is a Company wholly owned by the Government of the Republic of Botswana, under the Ministry of Investment. Trade and industry, whose mandate is to facilitate and coordinate economic development projects and regeneration of tho SPEDU Region The Company promotes inward investment and trade facilitation in the Region in particular.
SPEDU is currently focusing on investment promotion, and is seeking to promote the establishment and growth of enterprises mainly in Manufacturing. Tourism, and Agri-business and other business development activities
SPEDU is seeking to recruit a suitably qualified, dynamic, talented and experienced individual to jom their team m tho following position, to contribute to the advancement of the prosperity of the SPEDU Region
INTERNAL AUDIT AND RISK MANAGER
To oversee SPEDU’s internal audit and risk management functions by providing independent, objective assurance and consulting services designed to add value and improve the Company’s operations and ensure good governance and high level of compliance with the Company and statutory requirements The position reports functionally to the Board of Directors and administratively to the Chief Executive Officer.
Main responsibilities will include directing all internal audit activities, facilitating risk assessments and identifying controls to mitigate identified risks; and preparing timely audit reports for Executive Management. Finance and Audit Committee and the Board of Directors. The successful candidate will also be responsible for providing support to the Company’s external independent auditors and examining and evaluating the adequacy and effectiveness of SPEDU systems for the prevention and detection of fraud to ensure that they support the achievement of risk-conscious governance
Qualifications, Experience and Attributes
A Bachelor’s Degree in Audit. Risk Management. Accounting or any other related discipline. Associate Membership of Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants (BlCA) and a recognised international Accounting. Audit and / or Risk body A minimum of seven (7) years post qualification experience, three (3) of which must have been at a supervisory level. Experience working in an Auditing environment will be an added advantage. The successful candidate should have a solid background in audit and risk management; finance; and be able to demonstrate very good international financial reporting, audit and risk management standards. The incumbent should pay attention to detail, should have strong analytical skills and be assertive and committed to work. He/she will also demonstrate superior management and very strong interpersonal relationship skills.
SPEDU offers a competitive salary package to the successful candidate
Applications should be addressed to:
Chief Executive Officer SPEDU P/Bag 33 Selebi Phikwe
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Or hand delivered to.
Unit 2. Industrial Site Selebi Phikwe Tel 260 0303
Closing Date: 13 April 2018
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.