June 24, 2024

Audit Chief Officer

Ethiopost has been implementing various reform activities aimed at modernizing processes, optimizing its operations, and providing customers with reliable, effective and affordable service. The reform activities entailed restructuring the institutional setup, minimizing cost and diversifying services.

In collaboration with the Universal Postal Union, Ethiopost is working to leverage its extensive experience in the mail and logistics sector to support e-commerce initiatives in Ethiopia. 

Ethiopost strives to become a continental leader in postal service and meaningfully contribute to the sustainable development of the country.

Job by Ethiopost

 Posted 07 Jul

Category: Accounting and Finance, Business and Administration, Economics

Location:Addis Ababa 

Career Level: Managerial Level (Manager, Supervisor, Director)

Application deadline 16/7/2022


Job Description

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  •  Develop, implement and oversee an annual audit plan
  •  Assess the adequacy and effectiveness of internal control and risk management processes; recommend necessary changes
  • Oversee and conduct financial, operational, administrative, and information technology audits
  • Provide consulting and advisory services to maintain a quality assurance program
  • Evaluate and assess significant new services, processes, operations, and controls.
  • Liaise with the external auditors as appropriate, for the purpose of providing  optimal audit coverage for Ethiopost
  • Carry out special audits and investigations as may be required
  • Follow up on the implementation of external and internal audit recommendations
  • Prepare comprehensive and timely standard audit reports for management decisions

Terms and Benefits

  • Permanent upon successful completion of probation period
  • Salary:17,633 birr
  • Benefits: health coverage, car, fuel allowance of 200 liters, a housing allowance of 7,000 bir

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, economics, or related business studies
  • Minimum of ten years’ experience in finance and/or auditing of which 3+  years in a leadership position
  • Thorough knowledge of international and national Financial Reporting Standards, auditing regulations and principles
  •  Excellent organization, time management
  • Initiative and self-drive for high-quality performance
  •  Excellent verbal and written communication skills

How to Apply

Interested and qualified applicants can submit their application letter and CV in English, with both phone and email contact details of at least 3 professional references, to the following email: recruitment@ethiopost.et. The title of the post needs to be written in the subject of the email