Full Time
March 16, 2024
Lilongwe, Malawi
March 29, 2024

Company: Non-Governmental Organisations Regulatory Authority (NGORA)

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The Non-Governmental Organisations Regulatory Authority (NGORA) is a statutory body established under the NGO Act, 2001 (Cap. 5 of the laws of Malawi). Under the NGO Act, NGORA is mandated to register and regulate the operations of NGOs in Malawi.

NGORA’s vision is to have an NGO Sector that maximizes public benefit. In order to attain this vision NGORA plans on strengthening the capacity of its stakeholders including their systems, governance and ownership. Further to this, NGORA also aims to improve transparency and accountability of NGOs; strengthen collaboration and relationships amongst stakeholders; and create an enabling legal and institutional framework.

To effectively fulfil this vision, opportunities have arisen within NGORA to fill various positions. The positions require personnel with capacity to initiate innovative ideas geared at making NGORA
vibrant and competitive. The following are the details of the vacant positions:

Internal Auditor (1 Position) – Based in Lilongwe

The Internal Auditor is responsible for the effective functioning of the internal controls of the Authority. The Internal Auditor shall report functionally to the Board of Directors and administratively to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

The duties and responsibilities shall include:

a. Assess the adequacy and efficacy of internal controls of the Authority;
b. Monitor the compliance of controls, rules, policies, and regulations;
c. Conduct special investigations involving the Authority staff;
d. Appraise systems, procedures, and processes and report findings and recommendations;
e. Evaluate financial documents for accuracy and compliance with internal policies and the PFMA;
f. Identify the financial risks of the Authority and make recommendations to reduce the risks;
g. Identify and report potential noncompliance of the Authority to existing laws, regulations, and policies.

The desired candidate must have the following qualifications and experience:

a. Bachelor’s degree in internal Audit or equivalent qualification and those with advanced stage ACCA/ICAM qualification will have an added advantage.
b. A minimum of at least 3 years working experience in a similar field.


Interested candidates should submit their applications in a sealed envelope together with detailed and updated curriculum Vitae (CV), three traceable referees and copies of certificates to:

The Registrar
NGO regulatory Authority
P.O. Box 31785

Or email: and cc: with title clearly stating the position being applied for.

Closing date for receiving applications is 29th March, 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates with be acknowledged.