22 November, 2023

Senior Internal Audit Officer

Vanuatu National Provident Fund


Port vila


Due Date: 




Full Time


Organisation Description: 

The Vanuatu National Provident Fund (VNPF) was established under the Vanuatu National Provident Fund Act [CAP 189] to provide security for workers during their working lives and into retirement.


Job Desctiption:

This position reports to the Board under the General Manager's supervision. This position is responsible for overseeing the Internal Audit Unit and assessing the adequacy of the Fund's internal controls, risk management and governance processes in the fund operations and provide report to the Board and Management.


Selection Criteria:

• Possess Bachelor Degree or higher in Accounting, Professional Accounting, Finance or other related disciplines;
• Has over 5 years of experience, ideally from the same or similar organization; and
• Preferably has Internal Auditor Certification (Certified Internal Auditor).
Key attributes and requirements
• Excellent documentation, communication and IT skills
• Meticulous attention to detail with the ability to multi-task
• Exceptional accounting skills
• Exceptional interpersonal skills
• Maintains confidentiality
• Team work
• Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills
• Understanding of working environment and the Fund's mandate, including its strategic vision and goals.
• Independent and able to work with less supervision.
Key outcomes
• Develop a thorough understanding of business processes in scope for assigned audits and document the processes in flowcharts and/or process narratives.
• Identify and document inherent risks and controls within the business processes fieldwork.
• Complete Audit and issue reports.
• Perform audit tests and prepare working papers in accordance with professional IIA and audit standards and methodology.
• Develop a risk-based test plan by selecting appropriate audit approach, test procedures and sampling criteria based on professional judgement and departmentally defined internal audit methodology.
• Evaluate the adequacy of process design and the effectiveness of controls in meeting business and control objectives.
• Assist the internal audit team to identify and document control and process weaknesses and provide evidential support for findings.




How to Apply

Apply by:



Contact Person:

Human Resources Department


Contact Phone:

(+678) 23808 EXT 1103


Email to send applications to:



Postal Address or location to apply in person:

Mr. Richard Edwin
Acting General Manager
Vanuatu National Provident Fund
PO Box 420
Port Vila Vanuatu





How to apply - more information:

For a full copy of the detailed job description for the position you are applying for, please contact the HR Department at 23808, extension number 1103 or by email to: recruitment@vnpf.com.vu

 For further information on the above job please contact the employer directly.


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