VP Internal Audit (Wealth Management)

Job Title: VP Internal Audit (Wealth Management)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Reference: GM/VPINTAU/
Contact Name: Georgina Millyard
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 30, 2019 10:36

Job Description

  • Opportunity to move into a regional role where you will be responsible for managing a varied portfolio of audits
  • Excellent exposure to senior management
  • Prestigious organisation, known to hire top tier candidates

Our client is an impressive, full service global financial institution based in Singapore which is looking to recruit and experienced VP of Internal Audit who will be accountable for delivering a varied portfolio of audits across the non-wholesale business including wealth, retail and asset management. This position will see you assume responsibility for delivering high quality, value added assurance and audit reports aligned to business risk including culture and conduct audits. You will also partner directly with key business leaders to advise on process and operational improvement. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead a portfolio of risk-based audits assessing, recommending and supporting improvements in governance, risk management and internal controls globally
  • Apply in-depth level of expertise in one or more of the organisation’s businesses: asset or wealth management / wholesale/ global markets   
  • Develops effective senior line management relationships and has a strong understanding of the businesses
  • Advise and consult business leaders on key audit recommendations
  • Develop a deep understanding of the business and understand the inherent and residual risks to the business
  • Support the development through improvement recommendations of the audit methodology

Key Requirements

  • 9 years+ of relevant experience within wealth management, asset management or global markets gained within the 2nd or 3rd LOD
  • Strong understanding of business risk, preferable experience looking at either culture or conduct although this is not necessary
  • Excellent communication skills, the ability to negotiate, advise and consult senior management
  • Strong academic record
  • Internal audit or risk qualification is highly desirable
  • Strong IT skills

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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