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  • Posted: May 25, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Santam Limited is the largest short-term insurer in South Africa, with a market share in excess of 22%, providing short-term insurance products through broker networks and direct sales channels. The company was established in 1918 and offers personal, commercial, and corporate insurance solutions. Santam is a subsidiary of Sanlam Limited and has been listed ...
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    Internal Auditor

    What will you do?

    • To conduct or assist in risk based internal audit reviews, to deliver on the internal audit plan and provide Santam’s Audit Committee with independent assurance on the management of risks within the Santam Group (includes subsidiaries, portfolio managers, underwriting agencies and international partners). The role requires the individual to perform internal audit reviews, in terms of the internal audit methodology and the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Audit.   

    What will make you successful in this role?

    • On a high level, these are the requirements of the role for performing and completing the full audit cycle:
    • Adherence to the Internal Audit methodology and the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Audit
    • Assisting management and the senior internal auditor with engagement planning (scope of the review);
    • Obtaining adequate information and analyzing / evaluating accounting documentation, previous reports, data, flowcharts etc, for understanding the business;
    • Identifying and documenting risks and controls;
    • Developing audit procedures to test adequacy and effectiveness of controls;
    • Documenting findings and validating them with management
    • Discussions with management on findings as well recommendations;
    • Root cause analysis
    • Coaching trainee auditors
    • Engage in continuous knowledge development regarding Insurance regulations, best practices, tools, techniques and performance standards.

    Qualification and Experience

    • Internal Audit Diploma or Degree
    • CIA or studying towards CIA
    • 3 to 6 years internal auditing experience (2 to 3 years in short term insurance)
    • Articles would be an advantage
    • Computer literate,Excel-Advanced, Word- Intermediate, ACL- Intermediate,Teammate

    Knowledge and Skills

    • Analytical ability and logical reasoning
    • Excellent interpersonal, communication and networking skills
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Conflict Management & Negotiation skills
    • Time management
    • Team work


    • Collaborates – building partnerships and working collaboratively and inclusively with others to meet shared objectives
    • Client focus – building strong client relationships and delivering client centric solutions
    • Drives results – consistently seizing opportunities and achieving results even under tough circumstances
    • Resilience – rebounding from setbacks and adversity when facing difficult situations
    • Cultivates Innovation – Creating new and better ways for the organisation to be successful
    • High ethical standards
    • Problem solving
    • Planning and organising
    • Knowledge management and sharing

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Santam Insurance on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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