Internal Audit Manager

Finance Kuwait City, Kuwait


Position at Talabat

Talabat is part of the leading global online food ordering and delivery marketplace family Delivery Hero. 

Founded in 2004 by a small group of entrepreneurs in Kuwait, Talabat’s success expanded to the rest of the GCC region & Jordan, making it the largest and most popular food ordering app in the region, connecting users to restaurants that cater to all taste buds. 

Talabat is the go-to platform for online food ordering on the Middle East.   

Your Mission:


·       You lead audit projects from the planning to the reporting phase to assess the effectiveness of the internal control structure and to develop value-adding recommendations

·       You document and communicate the results of audit procedures, observations and recommendations to the business unit personnel

·       You provide direct and specific leadership, coaching and guidance to Global Internal Audit team members as needed

·       You coordinate with other risk management functions (e.g. Legal, Information Security, GRC) to minimize duplication of effort and to ensure efficient execution

·       You participate in or lead internal initiatives within the team (e.g. risk assessment, audit methodology, quality assurance, etc.)

·       You meet with the Global Internal Audit team in Berlin - Delivery Hero periodically to collaborate and align on internal audit strategy

·       You report the status of your Internal Audit projects to the Head of Internal Audit in Berlin, Germany- Delivery Hero

Your Heroic Skills:


·       You possess of one or more of the following designations: CPA/ACCA, CIA, CISA, CFE

·       You gained 7-10 years of professional experience in the field of Internal or External Auditing with a focus on Operational, Financial and/or IT areas and controls

·       You have extensive knowledge and proficiency in applying internal auditing standards, procedures, and techniques; knowledge of data analytics/mining/visualizations tools (e.g. SAP, ACL, Tableau, IDEA, etc.) is a plus

·       You demonstrate the ability to establish collaborative working relationships at all levels, build consensus and earn the respect of your business partners with your communication and social skills

·       You demonstrate initiative, integrity, and creativity in the audit approach

·       You are fluent in both English and Arabic

·       You are willing to travel within MENA (up to 40%) and internationally (10%)