GIA are looking for an experienced senior Consumer Banking professional with a strong background in Retail Banking products. Expert knowledge around the key risks and controls in a lending and deposits business. This role is in the Retail Banking Products audit team with flexibility to be based in Dubai, Singapore or KL.
•Build and maintain strong stakeholder relationships to ensure full understanding of risks and processes related to Retail Banking Products.
•Solid knowledge of business strategy, plans, performance and risk-related issues in the portfolio across the business footprint to inform and support robust risk assessment.
•Lead, perform and support the planning, fieldwork, and reporting of Group Internal Audit engagements to deliver audit coverage in line with department objectives, quality standards and timelines.
•To write both audit issues and audits reports for the area of responsibility to ensure focus on root case, materiality, key risks and messages. Deliver consistently on quality and timeliness.
•Where undertaking the role of Team Leader, provide performance feedback to team members.
•Follow up with management and validate evidence for audit issues resolution.
•Share knowledge, skills and experience with team members and broader audit team to guide and assist in their development.
•To identify and escalate significant issues.
•Reporting to Head of Audit, Retail Banking Products & Consumer Finance based in Singapore
•Experienced internal auditor, risk professional or business practitioner who is a deep subject matter expert in Retail Banking products including Credit Cards, Personal Loans, Mortgage, Auto loans and Deposits.
•Strong practical working knowledge of the critical processes as well as the key risks involved in end to end product delivery within a Bank.
•Accounting / Audit qualification preferred (including e.g. ACA, ACCA, IIA).
•Minimum 12 years of work experience in banking industry with a risk and controls focus.
•Ability to collect and objectively analyse and apply information, “thinking out of the box” where necessary, in supporting the planning, fieldwork or reporting of results of internal audit engagements
•Strong communicator with an ability to influence. Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing. Excellent report writing skills.
•Highly credible with Senior management to build trust and obtain information that improves GIA understanding of risks in the business.
•Strong experience in audit project management and delivering to timelines whilst upholding quality standards.
•Ability to work in a team and willingness to assist team members when needed.
•Self motivated achiever with ability to work with minimal direction.
•Up to date with developments and trends within Retail and Consumer Banking.
•Demonstrates understanding of and commitment to the Banks core values.
•Ability to commit to up to 40 travel.
•Understanding and experience of working in different countries and cultural environments.