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VP/Director - Private Banking Auditor

Location: Hong Kong Salary: Up to $1,400,000 (depending on experience)
Type: Start Date: ASAP
Posted: 10 days ago Contact: Matthew Lam

Job Summary

My client is a leading Private Bank in Asia, looking to bring in a high calibre individual to lead a newly created audit team in Hong Kong. The team is looking to expand in the near future, so the position does have good possibility of becoming a local head position. The bank have a strong market position in Asia, and have been expanding the team across Asia. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing institution, to further develop your career.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Team Lead the audits of Private Banking based on Group Audit’s risk based audit approach in evaluating governance framework, risk management and regulatory compliance processes and internal controls systems
  • Provide recommendations to improve the design and effectiveness of internal controls
  • Participate in strategic projects to enhance the banks audit and risk management framework


  • Strong understanding of the relevant regulatory requirements of private banking in Hong Kong
  • Good audit skills and understanding of all risks and controls relating to Private Banking
  • Ability to work effectively as a team leader and as a team member, with the requisite analytical and managerial skills to perform detailed/technical work without losing sight of ‘big picture’ issues
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and report writing skills
  • Hold a professional qualification (CPA/CA/CIA) and a bachelor degree
  • At least 9 years or more of auditing/relevant experience
  • A high level of integrity, drive and the ability to work under pressure are essential attributes
  • Business level spoken Mandarin is a must
  • Fluency in spoken and written English is a must