Internal Audit Assistant Job in Kenya - Cytonn Investments

Internal Audit Assistant

Job Type:   Permanent

Job Category:   Audit

Closing Date:   May 25th, 2023

Location:   Nairobi

Cytonn Investments is an alternative investment manager, with a captive real estate development capability. Cytonn has a unique strategy of coupling two compelling demand areas – the lack of high yielding investment products and the lack of institutional grade real estate. We distribute high yielding instruments to attract funding from investors, and we deploy that funding to investment grade, well planned and comprehensive real estate developments that are largely pre-sold.

The firm is looking for a dynamic and hardworking individual with strong analytical, research and good inter-personal skills to join the Department as an Internal Audit Assistant

Key Responsibilities

Participate in the formulation and preparation of annual audit scope and work plan.

Prepare risk-based audit programs

Ensures compliance with established internal control procedures by examining records, reports, operating practices, and documentation.

Complete audit work papers by documenting audit tests and findings.

Maintains internal control systems by updating audit programs and questionnaires; recommending new policies and procedures.

Prepare draft audit report for review and participate in exit meetings with audit clients.

Perform post-audit follow-up to establish status of implementation of audit recommendation.

Prepare special audit and control reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing operating information and trends.

Possess exemplary report writing skills

Any other duties as may be assigned from time to time


Bachelors Degree, Second class,Upper Division in business related field

Minimum of B+ in KCSE

At least 1 or 2 years audit experience

Disciplined, assertive and able to work independently in a fast paced, competitive environment

Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

Have strong analytical skills

Strong organizational and time management skills

Ability to learn quickly and manage workload, work effectively under pressure in a demanding environment

Possess and Maintain high levels of integrity

Professional qualification: Certified Public Accountant (CPA K) and/or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and/or ACCA,

Possess exemplary report writing skills

Covid-19 vaccination certificate

How to Apply