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  • Posted: Sep 8, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Kuda is a full-service, app-based digital bank. Our mission is to be the go-to bank not just for those living on the African continent, but also for the African diaspora wherever they might live, anywhere in the world. Kuda is free of ridiculous banking charges and great at helping customers budget, spend smartly, and save more.
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    IT Audit Lead

    Department: Internal Audit

    Role Overview

    • We are looking for an IT Audit Lead to join our team and take responsibility for developing, implementing, monitoring, and reviewing the effectiveness of Kuda’s information security, technological control, and I.T governance systems with a view to safeguarding the assets of the Company.
    • It will be your responsibility to support the Head of Internal Audit to provide assurance to the Board on the efficiency of IT controls and cybersecurity risk resilience while providing insights on emerging trends in the technological space.

    Roles & Responsibilities

    • Periodic information control reviews which include system development standards, operating procedures, system security, programming controls, communication controls, backup and disaster recovery, and system maintenance.
    • Regular risk assessment of IT infrastructures which include risk analysis & threats assessment, Enterprise security management process, computer and communication security and physical access control among others
    • Assess the adequacy of system configuration and change management process, Back-up and Disaster recovery, software development processes, logical access controls
    • Designs audit programmes to execute approved audit plan
    • Evaluate the adequacy and operating effectiveness of system controls in the organisation
    • Coordinates and interacts with staff, external auditors, regulators, and other law enforcement officials as appropriate on IT Audit related issues and may be required to testify in court.
    • Conduct operational/ compliance/ financial audits and forensic investigations as assigned
    • Monitor’s the Bank’s computer network for possible mismanagement, fraud, and inefficiency
    • Ensures that IT audit practices comply with the Bank’s Policies, Procedures, and government regulations
    • Institute and execute analytical test for revenue assurance to ensure zero% income leakages
    • Monitor developments in the information system and technology space with a view to proactively identify potential risk and recommend mitigants
    • Keep abreast of the updates in the global technology world to early identify emerging risks and opportunities that can be domesticated in the Company
    • Participate in UATs and change management meetings
    • User access management and administration on core application and other applications of the Bank
    • Provide timely input into the quarterly Board Audit Committee report
    • Track resolution of all audit / control recommendations and ensure compliance within agreed timeline.
    • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned by Head, Internal Audit


    • Candidates should possess a B.Sc. Degree
    • IT Certification (e.g. CISA/CISM/CRISC/CICSO)
    • Minimum of 5 years’ experience performing IT Audit/Control functions

    Skills & Experience:

    • Proficient in using computer software (e.g., ACL, SQL, Excel) and application systems
    • Advanced knowledge of auditing processes/procedures
    • Ability to share and impart knowledge
    • Ability to offer technical guidance on applications controls in non-IT audits
    • Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives
    • Ability to coordinate and perform multiple tasks/projects simultaneously, balancing priorities and deliverables.
    • Ability to evaluate business processes and IT technology, identify risks and evaluate controls.
    • Advanced investigative and analytical skills
    • Ability to translate business needs and problems into viable and accepted solutions.
    • Ability to liaise with individuals across a wide variety of operational, functional, and technical disciplines.
    • Ability to work well within a team environment and participate in department projects.
    • Advanced oral and written communication skills
    • Ability to work independently and add value in a team
    • Competent interpersonal skills, demonstrating the ability to lead projects and mentor others
    • Organizational and time management skills.


    Why join Kuda?
    Become a part of one of the trailblazers in the challenger banking arena by joining the exciting and ambitious team at Kuda Bank as we work to become the neobank for ‘every African on the planet’:

    • An exciting and flexible work environment
    • Competitive pay
    • Smart and kind coworkers
    • Full pension contribution
    • Reliable health insurance

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Kuda Bank on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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