IT Audit Manager, Markets & Securities Services - Global Internal Audit
HSBC Group
Kowloon, Hong Kong


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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.

We are currently seeking a high calibre professional to join our team as an IT Audit Manager, Markets & Securities Services.

Principal Responsibilities

The IT Audit Manager, Markets & Securities Services role is based within HSBC Internal Audit. The candidate is expected to :

  • Consistently deliver high quality audit work within the MSS business, which is conducted in multiple locations across the world, focusing on key technology risks and testing of IT general control and automated controls
  • Engage with and provide strategic advice to internal stakeholders by utilising knowledge of the business and the governance, risk and regulatory frameworks
  • Manage the interface between internal and external stakeholders to ensure a common approach to and understanding of key deliverables
  • Play an integral role in delivering the annual audit plan
  • Your responsibilities will include :

  • Understanding and keeping abreast of the key changes in the business and regulatory environment, as well as the emerging technology risks, to determine priorities for Global Internal Audit and whether changes are required to the annual audit plan
  • Critically assessing the impact and sustainability of audit findings and proposed management action plans on the operating environment.
  • Validate remediation actions taken by management to address audit findings

  • Clearly communicating to stakeholders and management the key issues and associated risks, identifying the root cause and the possible strategic implications
  • Ensuring that HSBC senior management and stakeholders fully comprehend the governance, risk, regulatory and internal control implications of major changes and advise them accordingly
  • Promoting and assisting in facilitating a strong risk management and risk awareness culture amongst internal stakeholders
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with external auditors and regulators in order to ensure a coordinated and integrated approach to the management of HSBC's regulatory and reporting requirements
  • Delivering fair outcomes for our customers and ensuring own conduct maintains the orderly and transparent operation of financial markets
  • Requirements

  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills with experience of adapting your style and approach to the audience and message to be delivered
  • Solid understanding of risks and controls, and role of first, second and third line of defence
  • Solid understanding of IT general and automated controls, as well as understanding of infrastructure and cyber risks and controls
  • A track record of constantly looking for ways to do things better and an excellent understanding of the mechanism necessary to successfully implement change
  • Relevant experience working in Financial Services, including having a solid understanding of financial products and services.
  • Prior experience working in MSS area is preferred, but not mandatory

  • Past experience working in an Audit or Risk based role, e.g. Internal / External Auditor, Risk Steward, Control Officer.
  • Prior Audit experience in preferred, but not mandatory

  • Role relevant qualifications, e.g. Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
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