Graduate Audit Officer Needed at La Fayette Microfinance Bank Limited

Posted on :

6 Dec, 2013

Category :

Accounting Jobs in Nigeria, Graduate Jobs in Nigeria

La Fayette Microfinance Bank Limited will join Cameroon, Ghana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania, Cambodia and Ivory Coast as member of Advans group network. Advans SA SICAR was created in 2005 by Horus Development Finance together with several development financial institutions: IFC, FMO, KFW, CDC, EIB, AFD Group.

La Fayette Microfinance Bank recently received the Approval-in-Principle from the Central Bank of Nigeria to carry out microfinance services in Oyo State.

La Fayette Microfinance Bank Limited is recruiting to fill the below position:

Job Title: Audit Officer 

Job Reference: ADV/ICCO/DEC/2013
Location: Ibadan, Oyo

Job Description
The Audit Officer shall protect the assets of La Fayette MFB by ensuring compliance with internal control procedures, and regulations, and compliance with statutory issues. Under direction of the Audit Manager, the officer is responsible for the timely execution of risk-based internal audits in accordance with the annual audit plan, as well as assisting with other audit matters and projects.

Performance Criteria

Audit Officer shall:

  • Effectively conduct risk assessment of assigned department or functional area with objectivity
  • Be able to determine the bank’s compliance with policies and procedures and review the suitability of internal control designs
  • Be able to meet deadlines for reports’ delivery.
  • Have good documentation and presentation skill
  • Have ability to relate effectively across different levels of authority.
  • Good listening skills and abilty to pay attention to details.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • ICAN, ACCA or CPA is an advantage
  • At least 1 year financial/Audit experience, through public accounting/auditing (working in an audit firm a plus) and/or industry experience.
  • Strong analytical, written/verbal communication, interpersonal, and relationship building skills.
  • Ability to adapt to change quickly and multi-task.

Application Closing Date
7th December, 2013

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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