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IT Audit Consultant (Windhoek, Namibia)



Windhoek, Namibia
Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024

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At EY, our purpose is Building a better working world.

The insights and quality services we provide help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

In a world that’s changing faster than ever, our purpose acts as our ‘North Star’ guiding our more than 300,000 people — providing the context and meaning for the work we do every day.

We help digital pioneers fight data piracy; guide governments through cash flow crises; unlock new medical treatments with data analytics; and pursue high quality audits to build trust in financial markets and business.

In other words, working with entrepreneurs, companies, and entire countries to solve their most pressing challenges.

Primary purpose of this role

In Consulting, we are building a better working world by transforming businesses through the power of people, technology, and innovation. Transformation harnesses the core drivers of change to create long-term value and places humans at the centre, leverages technology at speed and enables innovation at scale.

As one of our information technology risk and assurance professionals, you will work with clients to improve the competitive advantage of their IT operations by enhancing efficiency and effectiveness. You will help clients to create and implement processes to identify risks associated with running systems and find ways to manage the identified risks.

What you will be doing

  • Perform IT Audits and conduct reviews of general IT controls and application controls.
  • Report findings to the appropriate levels of management.
  • Provide insights for remediation and value add comments to address IT control weakness.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Interpret relationships between the risk and the control.
  • Interpret complex business process timeously.

What we require

  • IT degree or diploma from a reputable tertiary institution.
  • A minimum of one year’s experience in an IT risk advisory service line in a reputable service firm.
  • An in-depth knowledge of various IT infrastructure, applications (SAP) and operating systems (Windows and UNIX).
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • An individual dedicated to teamwork and leadership.
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, and MS Teams.

What we offer

  • Competative remuneration, including benefits.
  • Additional paid leave days.
  • Study opportunities including a generous amount of study leave.
  • An opportunity to obtain your MBA in Technology and Environmental Studies for free.

EY Namibia is an equal opportunity employer, therefore persons from previously disadvantaged groups and with disabilities are encouraged to apply.