AWA SAMBA KAH
Whitsett, North Carolina
Phone: 937-***-**** Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accomplished Audit Supervisor with 16 years of experience in auditing and accounting, payroll, and benefits. Adept at utilizing personnel properly overseeing the generation of important financial reports and executing custom information requests for departmental managers. I am a detail-oriented, efficient and organized professional with strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Immediately available for an opportunity to provide exceptional client service. SKILLS SUMMARY
Budgeting, Reporting and Forecasting
Auditing (System and Procurement Audit)
Data retrieval and interpretation using Access Control List (ACL)
Writer, editor and executing complex audit reports using analytical tools
Budget and Revenue Management
Excellent Prioritizing/Multitasking /Mathematical Skills
Creating Strategic plan documents based on analysis of data
Staff oversight and training
Computer/Technical Skills: ACL; MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint; Integrated Financial Management information; System (IFMIS) and Spreadsheets EXPERIENCE
Senior Internal Auditor — Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, Gambia (Aug. 2016 – up to date)
Represented the Director General in presentations within and outside the department.
Participated in all financial and administrative functions as a senior member of the department.
Supervised four teams, 12 resources per team, and monitor audit exercises.
Peer review audit work materials of other team leaders, especially in procurement and payroll audit.
Review and assess the adequacy and effectiveness of the internal controls on finance and cash management systems.
Provide review and approvals on behalf of the Director General (final approver for all senior government workers for Car Allowance)
Participated in the preparation of the annual budget and procurement for the directorate.
Performed continuous training for junior and newly recruited staff members.
Participated in interviewing and recruiting of new staff members Awa Samba-Kah, resume cont.
Internal Audit Assistant — Gambia Radio and Television Services, Gambia (Sept. 2006 – Aug. 2016)
Oversight of procurement process to assure best value was obtained for goods and services.
Determined compliance with the Government policies and procedures were met.
Reviewed the adequacy of the internal controls in place.
Participated in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, interim and annual reports.
Represented the department in seminars, workshops, meetings and presentations
Assisted the Director General in the preparation of financial statements (financial performance, position, cash flow and notes to the accounts).
Performed Fixed Assets verification.
Assist in the preparation of annual budget and procurement plan.
Review and ascertain that transactions were made in accordance with standards, processes and procedures but also management requirements.
EDUCATION & TRAINING
BSc Accounting – University of Gambia (2016)
HND Auditing – University of Central London (2011) Diploma (Distinction) Auditing – University of Central London (2008) Additional Education and Training
Software Testing Fundamentals – Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH (Feb 2022) Certified Information Systems Auditor (2016) – Rhythex Consulting Limited AAT Level 3/ NVQ 4 – Management Development Institute (2005) On-the-job experience (16 years). Knowledge of the Audit Charter; Financial regulations; Generally Accepted Auditing and Accounting Standards; International Professional Practices Framework (IPPF); Codes of Ethics, Principles; and Auditing Attribute Standards. Member, IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) and International Federation of Accountants Reference available upon request