Internal Auditor - Technical (CA7) at Communications Authority of Kenya

  • Experience Required:Not Specified
  • Total Positions:1
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Category: Engineering
  • Minimum Education: Degree
  • Job Location: Nairobi, Kenya
  • Posted on: May 26, 2023
  • Last Date: June 23, 2023

Job Description

Ref. O/IA/2023
Job Title: Internal Auditor – Technical (CA7)

The Communications Authority of Kenya (The Authority) is the regulatory agency responsible for
regulation the communications sector in Kenya. We are committed to promoting and facilitating
the development of a vibrant and inclusive communications industry. As part of our strategic
objectives, we are seeking an experienced Internal Auditor-Technical to join our team. This is a
key role responsible for providing technical expertise in internal audit assurance to the Authority.

Job Summary:
Under the supervision of the Principal Internal Auditor, Projects, the Internal Auditor-Technical is
responsible for providing independent, objective assurance and consulting activity aimed at adding
value and improving the operations of the Authority.
1. Participate in comprehensive planning and risk assessment relating to
telecommunications Equipment’s, Installations, standards and inspections of projects
to ascertain the audit scope.
2. Review quality of service monitoring and enforcement, inspections reports, procedures
and report on the internal controls employed.
3. Review systems, procedures and processes established in Frequency Spectrum
planning, monitoring and inspections for efficiency.
4. Evaluation of risk management activities and mitigation action plan for technical
processes for assurance reporting.
5. Review the performance of Postal courier inspections reports to ensure compliance
with the licence terms and conditions, guidelines and the Act for assurance reporting.
6. Review and evaluate the Broadcast content monitoring and inspections reports for
Management action.
7. Participate in projects related investigations, inspections, and other compliance
monitoring activities for assurance to the Audit Committee.
8. Follow-up on the status of implementation of audit recommendations and the
effectiveness of the corrective actions.

1. Have Bachelor of Science in Electrical & Electronic Engineering/ Telecommunications
Engineering or any other relevant field.
2. Fulfill the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

Key Competencies:
1. Demonstrate analytical skills in the performance of tasks.
2. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
3. A team player with strong interpersonal skills to effectively work with other
4. Demonstrable logical approach to problem solving when undertaking assignments.

Skills Required

Analytical Skills
Communication Skills
Team Player
Interpersonal Skills

Application Details

Terms and Conditions of Service for the Advertised Positions
The Authority offers a competitive package in line with its Human Resource Policies and Procedures
and Public Service Guidelines.
Director level appointments shall be for a five (5) year contract term renewable subject to satisfactory
performance while the position of Deputy Director Human Resource Management shall be for three (3)
years. The rest of the positions will be on permanent and pensionable terms.
The full details of the advertisement can be accessed on
Documents to be submitted by the applicants
Applications should be accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae (CV) and copies of relevant
academic and professional certificates.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to submit the following documents: -
i. Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA).
ii. Certificate of Clearance from the Higher Education Loans Board (HELB).
iii. Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI).
iv. Dully filled and stamped Self-Declaration/Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption
Commission (EACC).
v. A Clearance Certificate from an approved Credit Reference Bureau (CRB).
The Self-Declaration form from the EACC should indicate the respective position that is being applied
Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted for interviews.
Submission of Applications
The application letter indicating the specific position and reference number should be addressed to:
The Director General
Communications Authority of Kenya
P.O. Box 14448
Nairobi 00800.
Applicants are invited to submit applications via email address: by Friday, 23rd June,
2023 at 5.00 p.m. East Africa Time.
The Authority is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified Kenyans including Persons Living
with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Canvassing in any form or failure to attach any of the stipulated documents shall lead to automatic

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