Job Overview

Senior Audit Manager - Insurance Broker

Location: Hong Kong Salary: Up to $960,000 (Depending of Experience)
Type: Permanent Contact: Matthew Lam
Posted: 11 months ago

A top tier global general insurance brokerage firm are looking for high-calibre individuals with strong interpersonal skills to join their team. They are looking for experienced auditors to join their internal audit function as a senior audit manager.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage and oversee the completion of audit projects within assigned region/responsibility and ensure support provided by other audit teams is coordinated and covers the appropriate risk.
  • Assist the internal audit directors in assessing key business risks and controls and in developing risk based audit plans, which are responsive to audit priorities and emerging risk activities.
  • Evaluate the adequacy of internal control environment within business operations.
  • Communicate findings and recommendations to key stakeholders.
  • Provide leadership and guidance to managers and staff, fostering an environment that encourages participation, teamwork and communication. Provide necessary supervision, coaching and training as well as regular performance feedback.
  • Provide first or second level review and approval of work paper documentation to ensure the retained documentation supports the audit work performed and satisfies audit objectives.

Key requirements

  • Degree holder in accounting, finance or related discipline.
  • Holder of recognised accounting or auditing professional qualifications (e.g. CPA/CA/CIA) is preferred.
  • 10 plus years of audit experience with a large-multinational, financial services or Big 4 firm, including 4-6 years of audit manager experience.
  • Knowledge of and experience in (insurance brokerage, reinsurance, consulting, etc.) or comparable industry experience will be a bonus.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to interface with all levels of management within the company.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English is a must.
  • Business level Spoken Chinese will be a big plus.
  • Willingness to travel across APAC region.