The American University of Nigeria (AUN) was established in 2003. The institution was conceived as Africa’s first Development University. Its mission is to pioneer service learning and build leaders who will be prepared to tackle societal concerns. Located in Yola, Adamawa State, the University is a world-class career-oriented institution missioned to be an agent of change in the development of the region. AUN has a strong commitment to providing the skills and the leadership essential to solving the continent’s critical social and economic problems.
This position is a local position and opens to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria. We are seeking for suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Internal Auditor
Department: Internal Audit
Summary of Position

  • The senior internal auditor is charged with the responsibility of providing a wide range of financial, compliance, and operational audits, business advisory and consultation services, investigations, internal control structures, accountability, and use of resources. Work is performed within policies included in state and federal law of Nigeria and administrative regulations of the University with wide latitude for the exercise of independent judgment and subject to periodic review on the basis of results achieved.
  • The incumbent is under the general direction of the Director of Internal Audit.
  • The duties shall also include but not limited to ensuring that the transactions of the university are in accordance with specific rules and regulations in force so that there are no cases of unauthorized payments, loss, extravagance or avoidable expenditure.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree/HND in Accounting or other Business related discipline from a reputable tertiary institution;
  • Basic knowledge in Microsoft Office, database management experience required.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English both oral and written.
  • Membership of any professional accounting bodies like ICAN, ANAN, CPA, ACCA etc. plus 4+ years’ experience in internal auditing, statutory auditing or accounting,
  • Capacity to prioritize by assessing situations to determine urgency.

Other requirements, abilities for the position:

  • Must be detailed oriented, well organized and be able to handle multiple tasks at one time.
  • Data entry experience necessary.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of manager, clients, customers, and the general public.

Description of Benefits
Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

Job Title: Driver
Department: Facilities Management
Summary of Position

  • Duties include operating and maintaining transportation vehicles with a focus on safety and customer courtesy.
  • Operates and maintains assigned vehicle(s).
  • Ensures that periodic scheduled vehicle maintenance is completed and reported.
  • Prepares trip reports, accident and incident reports.
  • Assists passengers in and out of the vehicle.
  • Maintains vehicle records.
  • Performs daily pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections
  • Provides safety briefing to passengers; and providing other services as requested by management when not engaged in transportation service.

Position Requirements

  • High school and acceptable Experience and Training or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, provided the age and safe driving record requirements are met.
  • Class “E” Nigerian driver’s licence.
  • Must be a minimum of 21 and maximum of 40 years of age in addition to a safe driving record;
  • Must also be available to work flexible hours.
  • Ability to establish effective professional relationships with customers, co-workers, and upper level staff and employees;
  • Ability to prepare concise and accurate records and reports;
  • Extensive knowledge of the operations and features of assigned vehicle(s);
  • Ability to recognize vehicle maintenance needs;
  • Ability to perform minor vehicle repairs;
  • Skilled in reasoning skills to interpret policies and procedures, maps, and route directions;
  • Ability to administer First Aid and CPR.
  • Ability to drive a multi-passenger vehicle safely and appropriately, including ability to read and interpret road signs in English;
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing;
  • Must be able to pass Department of Transportation physical exam and successfully complete an Alcohol/Drug screening process.

Other Requirements, Abilities for the Position:

  • Serves as a positive role model while providing transportation service.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Team player.

Description of Benefits
Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience and job classification as approved by the University.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should submit their resumes, cover letters and references to: The position being applied for should be the subject of the email.

Application Deadline: 28th April, 2017.


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