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INFORMATION SYSTEMS AUDITOR

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Job Description

  • Full Time
  • Jamaica

VACANCY

Applications are invited for the position of:

INFORMATION SYSTEMS AUDITOR

The successful candidate must be able to analyse complex processes and related controls to determine their efficiency and effectiveness and to communicate concisely and descriptively in oral and written formats.

JOB SUMMARY
This position is responsible for developing and executing audit programmes for the evaluation of information systems controls implemented within the Company, its subsidiaries and related entities. This includes reviewing control systems and procedures using computerised audit techniques and providing recommendations for improvements aimed at safeguarding the Company’s resources.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

  • BSc. Information Technology
  • ACCA Intermediate Stage
    PLUS
  • Three (3) years continuous working experience with a professional and reputable accounting or auditing firm, using CAATS
    OR
  • Four (4) years continuous working experience in the Internal Audit Department (using CAATS) or in the Information Systems department of a professional and reputable company
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) would be an asset

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED

  • Proficiency in accounting and management
  • Good knowledge of auditing principles, practice and techniques
  • Working knowledge of professional 11A performance standards with regarding to planning, testing, sampling and documentation
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and Audit Command Language (ACL)
  • Sound knowledge in the use and application of information systems
  • Knowledge of the shipping industry is a PLUS
  • Sound knowledge of computer assisted audit techniques (CAATS)

REQUIRED SKILLS & SPECIALISED TECHNIQUES

  • Ability to analyse complex processes to determine the efficiency and effectiveness of a process and related controls
  • Ability to communicate concisely and descriptively in oral or written format to all levels of management
  • Ability to use computer applications such as MS Excel/Word in the execution of duties. Flow-charting capability is desired, and knowledge of Audit Command Language (ACL) is preferred
  • Keen attention to detail; meticulous approach in dealing with detailed checklists
  • Logical approach to identifying and evaluating issues and problem solving
  • Unquestioned personal integrity with strong ethics and values
  • Ability to stand firm on difficult issues when required
  • Keen awareness of the need for confidentially in sensitive matters
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as a team player
  • Sound organisational, management and time management skills with the ability to establish and satisfy differing requirements in a fast-paced environment
  • Sound analytical skills, reasoning power, objective thinking and good judgement