Internal Auditor at SOS Children’s Villages

SOS Children’s Villages

SOS Children’s Villages Tanzania is a local non-government organization affiliated to SOS Children’s Villages In­ternational, a worldwide child care organization that provides orphaned and destitute children with a permanent home and educational opportunities. Established 60 years ago, SOS Children’s Villages International the umbrella organization, currently has Children’s Villages and other projects in 135 countries around the world. Globally, it runs the SOS Children’s Village Programme which has two main arms, i.e. Family Based Care based at SOS Children’s Villages and Family Strengthening Programmes supporting families in local communities. SOS has been working in the United Republic of Tanzania since 1991, and implements its programs in the following locations Zanzibar, Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Mwanza and Iringa. SOS Children’s Villages Tanzania seeks to recruit suitably qualified candidate to fill the following vacant Position.


Job Title: Internal Auditor

Duty station: National Office- Dar es Salaam (1 post)
Reporting to: National Director/Board of Trustees

The main responsibility:

The Internal Auditor will be responsible for auditing SOS Children’s Villages Programmes/ Projects and facilities lo­cated in Tanzania Mainland and Zanzibar. Internal Auditor position is to provide an independent and objective assur­ance on overall support and assistance to the organization regarding leadership, management and supervision. S/he is required to ensure timely, appropriate and informed planning, organization, coordination of the risk management and internal audit activities for the organization, direct and control the functions of internal audit and Risk Manage­ment Unit. She/he is responsible for assessing existing risks in the organization using up to date risk assessment methodology, assist and advise SMT about current and emerging risk exposures, based on the assessment, rank them in overall organizational perspective.S/he Will be required to discloses growth areas and application problems and suggests applicable solutions for exceptions and problems disclosed. The Internal Auditor will provide regular advisory services to senior management team and ensure that organizational resources are properly managed and utilized. Ensure the technical integrity and clear presentation of audit and risk findings and recommendations, provid­ing advice on policy and implementation of audit recommendations throughout the organization.

Roles and responsibilities:

Knowledge, skills and abilities

To apply for this position, send your application by letter or email describing how your experience, qualifications and competencies make you the right candidate for this position Enclose a detailed updated CV, copies of academic & professional certificates, a passport size photo, telephone contacts and details of at least 3 referees to reach us to:-

The National Director

SOS Children’s Villages Tanzania

P. O. Box 80462 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Please Note: SOS Children’s Villages Tanzania is an equal opportunity employer and committed to keeping children safe from abuse and harm, therefore candidates applying for this post will be subject to child safeguarding recruitment procedures and checks.

Deadline for receipt of applications is one week from the appearance of the advertisement.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.