The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)
is an independent, world class regulatory authority responsible for licensing, tariff regulation and quality of service regulation of the electricity, water, petroleum and natural gas sectors. EWURA has the following vacancies for which suitably qualified Tanzanian citizens are invited to apply.


Post Title: Internal Audit Manager – 1 Post
Duty Station: EWURA Head Office – Dar es Salaam
Reports to: Director of Internal Audit

Internal Audit Manager will be responsible for assisting the Management to institute effective internal control system, risk management and good governance processes.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

i) To lead in carrying out periodic internal audits on financial and operational matters as per the Annual Internal Audit Plan.

ii) To follow up on the progress of implementation of recommendation and directions of the Board of Directors on regulatory matters.

iii) To coordinate evaluation of internal controls and risk management systems and procedures and recommend actions for improvement.

iv) To coordinate review of audit procedures and working papers.

v) To follow up replies in internal and external audit queries and verify implementation of audit recommendations.

vi) To effectively supervise and guide members of staff reporting on the position.

vii) To undertake any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Academic Qualifications and Experience

The ideal candidate for this position should have the following qualifications and experience:

i) Possession of University Degree/ Advanced Diploma majoring in Accounting or finance from a recognized institution of higher learning;

ii) Possession of Masters Degree majoring in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration;

iii) Certified Public Accountant, CPA (T) or ACCA and must be registered with the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA) in the category of either Associate Certified Public Accountants (ACPAs) or Associate Certified Public Accountant in Public Practice (ACPA-PPs) or Fellow Certified Public Accountants (FCPAs);

iv) Possession of Knowledge and Competence in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) application;

v) Possession of not less than Seven (7) years work experience in relevant fields, two of which should be in senior position.

Mode of Application

Application letter with Curriculum Vitae (CV) including e-mail address or day time contact telephone number, together with photocopies of certificates, one passport size photo and names and contacts of three

referees (the referees contact should also include telephone number and e-mail address) should be addressed to reach the under-mentioned by 5th
February 2016.

Only short listed candidates meeting the above criteria will be invited for interview. Lobbying and canvassing for employment will not be entertained and may work to the candidate’s disadvantage.

Application letter should be addressed to:

The Director General
Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)

7th Floor, LAPF Tower Opposite Makumbusho Village, Kijitonyama, P O Box 72175