Extended Term Consultant (ETC) - Financial Management.Local Appointment (One Year, renewable)
Location: Abuja, Nigeria
Location: AbujaThe ETC-FM will report to the Regional Financial
Management Manager (RFMM) and work from the Abuja country office, and
assist in all financial management (FM) aspects related to the World Bank's
operations. This will include, but is not limited to: assessing the
adequacy of project financial management arrangements, participating in
supervision of projects financed by grants and credits with a special
attention to value for money issues; ensuring compliance with the Bank's
audit and other fiduciary requirements, ensuring that the project
operations are carried out in accordance with sound financial management
practices, performing analytical work on financial management and
accountability issues in support of building client capacity. Full details
on the scope of responsibilities for this position are available at www.worldbank.org/careers.
Experience: 0 year(s)
Course of Study: Not Specified
Required Grade: Not Specified
The successful candidates should have a Bachelors
degree in accounting, business, finance, economics, or related subject, a
professional accountancy qualification (ACA or equivalent) and at least 5 years
audit experience. Public sector experience would be an advantage.
Additionally, the candidates meet the following criteria amongst others.
•Knowledge of International Accounting Standards and
International Standards on Auditing;
•Experience with internal audit and internal control
systems and procedures (including faIuiliarity with COSO), with the ability
to assess such systems and recommend remedial action where necessary;
•Experience in auditing and knowledge of what to do
with respect to qualified audit reports and matters arising from management
•Ability to communicate effectively, in writing and
orally, in English and to negotiate substantive and difficult issues with
senior government offIcials; and
•Willingness to travel frequently. .