IT Risk and Assurance Advisory

Item ID:
Hong Kong
Financial Services, Professional Services
Advisory, Technology Forensic
Job Type:
Published Date:
12 October 2017
11 November 2017
Warwick Pearmund

My client is global leader in consultancy and business services who are looking to hire a senior director or partner into their IT Audit team.

The role:

  • Lead large banking business transformation projects or multiple smaller projects
  • Be responsible for proactively solving project problems as well as address changing client needs throughout the project life cycle
  • Lead advisory teams both within and without the project environment and take responsibility for mentoring team members and driving career development.
  • As a leader within the IT Audit practice you will take ownership of the practice development and drive thought leadership to both internal and external stakeholders.
  • Identify new business opportunities with both existing and prospective clients
  • Manage senior, up to and including C-level, client relationships and establish yourself, and the practice and the wider brand as a trusted advisor to key clients


  • Demonstrable track record in building and maintaining client relationships
  • Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good team leadership skills, particularly with regards at having the ability to work efficiently and accurately under pressure
  • Strong networking capability (internal and external)
  • Able to quickly establish credibility with clients
  • Excellent report writing skills (English and or Chinese)
  • Experience in confidently presenting senior management and to facilitate discussion in a workshop environment
  • Master or other advanced degree preferred
  • Professionally qualified (either accounting, technology, project management, finance qualifications)
  • CPA Strongly preferred and hands-on IT audit experience is essential
  • Fluent in English and Chinese
  • Experience at a partner or director level role in IT Audit consulting or, if from industry, with deep experience in bank transformation, banking business strategy, banking operations transformation, branch transformation and finance transformation, and familiar with related IT solutions
  • Understanding of a broad range of financial services providers including large banks, Joint-Stock banks, city commercial banks and rural banks.
  • Demonstrated success in leading teams within multi-disciplinary and complex projects
  • Demonstrated success in working with various business partners to deliver end-to-end solution and built up good network and working relationship with system vendors
  • Ideally with a track record of sales from opportunity identification to closing a deal
  • Experience working in difficult circumstances delivering substantive, measurable bank transformation or strategy projects in complex businesses
  • Track record of being accountable for business unit performance, successful achievement of financial and operational goals
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