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AVP/ VP, SENIOR GROUP AUDITOR - GLOBAL MARKET FOCUS

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Not Specified
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Medical plan
Industry HR / Recruitment Services / Personnel Agency
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Published On 29/10/2019

Our client is top tier financial services based in Hong Kong and one of the world’s largest Financial institution group. As part of a strategic group transformation, an outstanding and unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced Internal Audit professional or to join Group Audit team in HK.

 

This role directly reports to the Head of Audit, you will be providing sounded advisory and objective assurance to Management and the Audit Committees in Hong Kong regarding the effectiveness of internal controls, risk management and corporate governance. You will expect to conduct a broad range of operational audits procedures and supervise junior team members to ensure audit fieldwork is appropriately carried out. You will prepare high quality internal audit reports for senior executives as well as participate in departmental initiatives aimed at continuously improving the quality of Internal Audit’s processes and methodology. In addition, you will be responsible to identify key risks, evaluate controls, and develop recommendations on improving the control environment and process efficiencies for the group.

 

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • University graduate in a finance, accounting, engineering, maths, physics or relevant subject plus relevant qualification such as a CPA, CA, CIA, CISA, CFA, or FRM
  • At least 6+ years of experience in an accounting/consulting firm or internal audit role within investment banking, or financial services industry. Less audit experience will be considering AVP level. 
  • Solid understanding of financial industry and related functions, including process and information technology controls over trading, clearing and risk management activities.
  • Hangs on audit experience in financial products including equities, derivatives, commodities and fixed income & currencies
  • In depth knowledge of the Listing rules and knowledge and its practices including laws, regulation ordinance, and accounting practices
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills and team-oriented with a strong sense of ownership and accountability
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Proficiency in Mandarin is essential

 

To apply, please contact Jennifer Yang for a confidential discussion at +852 3708 9510 quoting job reference number JY. 34129. To visit more Legal, Compliance and Risk management jobs please check www.staranise.com.hk

 

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