Assistant Vice President, General Audit (Retail and Wholesale Banking Audit)

Manage and provide internal audit service to the specific Business / Service Units to ensure compliance and effective controls to safeguard the Bank from risk control lapses.

China CITIC Bank International Limited - Hong Kong - Full time

Salary: Competitive

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and participate in the development, design and execution of regular and adhoc audits, reviews and investigations with a focus on retail & wholesale banking and credit risk management, to determine the adequacy and effectiveness of the internal control and regulatory environment.
  • Monitor and manage overall job progress. Co-ordinate with auditees or other team members to complete the assignments efficiently and effectively in accordance with the audit plan or specific time-lines as required by the regulator or senior management.
  • Draft audit reports, deal with senior management of audited units and monitor follow-up actions on audit issues.
  • With the direction of the Team Head, prepare regular and specific risk assessments, audit plans, reporting and presentation to senior management of the Group / Bank and Audit Committee.
  • Act as the Product Champion of the assigned auditable units to understand and monitor their business development initiatives and risk exposures for performing continuous risk assessments.
  • Act with the role of quality assurance for the audit team through regular review of audit standards and work done.
  • Review and recommend internal audit policies, procedures and programs according to internal and external regulatory requirements.
  • Provide advisory service on risks and internal control to the business and functional units or participate in special projects when needed.
  • Provide coaching and guidance to audit team members to ensure competency level of the team to complete the audit assignment.
  • Support the Team Head or the Chief Auditor on ad hoc projects within the Internal Audit Group.


  • Degree holder in Business, Risk Management, Finance, Accounting or related disciplines.
  • Minimum 6-8 years internal audit experience, previous exposure in retail banking, wholesale credit analysis or credit audits will be an advantage.
  • Relevant professional qualifications as CPA, CIA, ACAMS/AAMLP, FRM and CFA will be an advantage.
  • Decisive and determined to make recommendations with sound reasoning and judgment.
  • Good analytical and communication skills.
  • Good command of written & spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua).

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