Internal Control Officer Job in Nigeria

 Kuda is a full service, app-based digital bank. Our mission is to be the go-to bank not just for those living on the African continent, but also for the African diaspora wherever they might live, anywhere in the world. Kuda is free of ridiculous banking charges and great at helping customers budget, spend smartly and save more. We raised the largest seed round ever seen in Africa, and completed a Series A funding round in February 2021, led by some of the world's smartest venture capital investors. With offices in London (our HQ), Lagos and Cape Town, and further offices opening across Africa during 2021, Kuda is fast becoming recognized as the leading 'Neobank' for Africans.

To help us grow into the company that can bring meaningful change to the way people across Africa get access to great financial products and services in order to take control of their personal finances, we are actively looking for bright, talented, driven people who are excited by our mission. If this sounds like a great way to spend your valuable time, then please get in touch with us.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Internal Control Officer

Location: Lagos (Hybrid)

Job type: Full-time
Department: Internal Audit

Role Overview

  • The successful candidate will work in partnership with all stakeholders. The role will be reporting directly to the Team Lead of Internal Control.


  • Overall responsibility for maintaining the Internal Control Framework
  • Work collaboratively with business and process owners to implement and monitor remediation efforts that result from internal control assessments, ensuring the effective implementation of corrective action.
  • Daily Independent Call Over of all qualifying Transactions within 24 hours of posting and where practicable real-time and as may be advised from time to time.
  • Ensuring the integrity of the general ledger through daily review of the trial balance. 
  • Perform income assurance to ascertain accurate revenue reporting
  • Ensure prompt resolution of all open issues in the Internal Audit Report, Management letter, Regulatory Examiners Report, and other Statutory Examiners Report involving departments under your purview.
  • Internal control checks and records to safeguard company assets.
  • Carry out detailed investigations when discrepancy or fraud is noticed.
  • Identify areas of financial and administrative strengths and weaknesses and develop best practices.


  • At least 2-3 years’ experience in an Internal Control role of a bank.
  • ACA/ACCA is an added advantage.
  • The Ideal candidate is a critical thinker with a keen interest in improving an organization’s internal control environment.
  • Solid understanding and experience with internal control frameworks
  • Strong communication skills presenting internal control and risk matters in an understandable way across various forums and levels of the organization with the right level of detail.
  • Fintech experience is an added advantage.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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