Citi Senior Auditor, Private Banking, AVP in Hong Kong
Primary Location: HK,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Audit
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Job ID: 17046362
Internal Audit is a global organization of over 1800 professionals covering Citi's global businesses and service to clients and customers in over 180 countries. Citi's Internal Audit division provides independent assessments of the company's governance, risk management and internal control environment for key stakeholders including the Board of Directors, senior management and Citi’s numerous regulators globally. Internal Audit is a change agent within Citi aimed to enhance the control culture of Citigroup worldwide and thereby support senior management decision making around the globe.
His role participates in the timely delivery of high quality, value added assurance and audit reports for a portfolio of business activities, which meet the requirements of the Boards of Citigroup and Citibank, their affiliates and of Citi’s respective regulators, globally.
As part of the Asia IA Citi Private Bank (CPB) Team in Hong Kong, you will bring expertise and insight into the planning and audits of the CPB businesses in Asia. Working in a multi-disciplined team, you will have the opportunity to travel within the region.
As a seasoned professional applies solid understanding of internal audit standards, policies, and local regulations to provide timely audit assurance
Contributes to the development of audit processes improvements
Applies solid understanding of how internal audit collectively integrates with line management and control functions to accomplish the objectives of the function and overall business
Performs moderately complex audits related to Consumer or Investment Banking, technology management; project/program management; or supplier management in accordance with corporate methodologies and professional standards, including drafting of audit reports, presenting issues to the business and discussing practical solutions
Completes assigned audits within budgeted timeframes, and budgeted costs
Provides coaching to team members in all phases of the audit process.
Monitors the risk environment and assesses the emerging risks through the Business Monitoring process
Recommends appropriate and pragmatic solutions to risk and control issues
Applies knowledge of key regulations to influence audit scope
Develops effective line management relationships to ensure strong understanding of the business
Pro-actively develops automated routines to help focus audit testing
BS / BA degree or equivalent combination of education / experience
Intermediate level experience in a related role with experience in business, functional and people management, with proven abilities in taking responsibility for issuing to stakeholders high quality deliverables according to strict timetables
Specific subject matter expertise regarding technology application control disciplines and a solid business understanding of investment and trust products, especially those associated with the private bank business
Effective negotiation skills, a proactive and 'no surprises' approach in communicating issues and strength in sustaining independent views. This individual must be an articulate and effective communicator, both orally and in writing, with an energetic, charismatic and approachable style
Strong interpersonal skills for interfacing with all levels of internal and external audit and management