Audit Manager, Global Internal Audit

Birmingham and Edinburgh
Competitive salary and benefits
20 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

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Global Internal Audit provides independent, objective assurance to management and the risk and audit committees as to whether the framework of risk management, control, and governance processes, as designed and represented by management, is adequate and functioning.

As an HSBC employee in the UK, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities and a competitive pay and benefits package. This includes private healthcare for all UK-based employees, enhanced maternity and adoption pay and support when you return to work, and a contributory pension scheme with a generous employer contribution.

We are currently seeking an experienced individual to join this team in the role of Audit Manager.

In this role, you will:

  • Support the lead Audit Managers (AICs) in the delivery of audits, some major and/or highly complex, which provide internal customers and stakeholders with critical assessments of the HSBC governance, risk and internal control frameworks. Acting as sub lead for audits, and overseeing validation of outstanding issues.
  • Ensure that audit assignments are completed in a timely and efficient manner with due respect to the standards established by GBL INA, industry best practices and the relevant risk and regulatory environment.
  • Provide specialist professional advice on audit findings and recommendations, thus ensuring that they are both fully understood and properly implemented by management. Working closely as 'buddy' to designated country auditors on FCC matters
  • Understand and keep abreast of the changes in the financial crime regulatory compliance environment that impacts HSBC governance framework.
  • Critically analyse and assess the impact of financial crime compliance audit findings and recommendations on the business model and the future operating environment.
  • Clearly communicate financial crime compliance issues and associated risks as well identify the root cause and the possible strategic implications.

To be successful in this role you should meet the following requirements:

  • Relevant product knowledge of Banking products and services knowledge
  • Experience working in relevant environment/s, i.e. Audit experience in international financial institutions
  • Availability to undertake the travel required for this role, i.e. Up to 40% international travel to lead or participate in Financial Crime Compliance audits in the EU and Regions outside the EU.
  • Willingness to undertake the training/study required in this role, i.e. Certified Andy-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMs) and an Advanced Anti-Money Laundering qualification such as the ICA.

We are required by the Financial Services (Banking Reform) Act 2013 to create a ring-fenced bank in the UK by 1 January 2019. We will create the head office of our ring-fenced bank in Birmingham. This role may be relocated to Birmingham from 2017. Where the role holder is willing to move and it is practical to do so, the role may relocate before this time.

For further details and application information please click “Apply” or visit our careers site, searching under reference 00007NOL.

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