KPMG in Malaysia

Manager/Senior Manager - Financial Services Audit (Petaling Jaya)

Location
Petaling Jaya
Salary
Not disclosed
Posted
04 Dec 2023
Closes
04 Jan 2024
Approved employers
Approved employer
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Experience level
Manager
Descriptions

Financial Services Audit Manager/Senior Manager at KPMG Are you a seasoned financial services audit professional with a passion for excellence and a drive to lead in a prestigious global environment? We are seeking an accomplished Financial Services Audit Manager/Senior Manager to join our elite team at KPMG. Our financial services audit clients include local and multinational banks, digital banks, large multinational general and life insurance companies etc. You will also have the opportunity to be involved in advisory projects for financial services clients. KPMG is synonymous with excellence, innovation, and impact. With a global presence and a commitment to shaping the future of audit, we offer an unparalleled platform for professionals to thrive, excel and make a difference. Position Overview: The role of Financial Services Audit Manager/ Senior Manager is a pivotal one, involving leadership, strategic thinking, and a deep understanding of the intricacies of financial services clients. You will guide a team of exceptional auditors, oversee complex audits, and provide invaluable insights to our clients.

Responsibilities

  • Lead a high-performing team of audit professionals to execute comprehensive financial services audits (banking or insurance), ensuring adherence to industry standards, regulations, and internal methodologies.
  • Develop and tailor audit plans to address unique client needs, risk profiles, and industry specifics.
  • Collaborate closely with clients to gain an in-depth understanding of their business operations, identify areas of risk, and offer strategic recommendations.
  • Utilize your expertise to evaluate financial statements, internal controls, and operational processes, identifying discrepancies and opportunities for improvement.
  • Stay at the forefront of industry regulations, market trends, and emerging risks, adapting audit approaches accordingly.
  • Provide strategic insights to clients on enhancing internal controls, operational efficiency, and risk management.
  • Compose detailed audit reports that effectively communicate findings, conclusions, and actionable recommendations to senior management and clients.
  • Cultivate strong client relationships, serving as a trusted advisor and primary point of contact for audit-related matters.
  • Mentor and nurture the professional growth of audit team members, fostering a culture of collaboration and continuous learning.
  • Contribute to the firm's thought leadership by developing and sharing industry insights, articles, and presentations.
  • Contribute to internal learning and development efforts through facilitation of industry-related training for KPMG professionals.
  • Requirements

    Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a relevant field; Master's degree and professional certifications (ACCA, CPA, ICAEW, MICPA, MIA etc.) are highly desirable.
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive experience in auditing banking or insurance companies.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of financial regulations, standards, and compliance requirements within the financial services sector.
  • Proven track record of leading and managing audit teams, fostering a cohesive and results-driven work environment.
  • Exceptional analytical acumen, keen attention to detail, and the ability to distill complex financial data into meaningful insights.
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal, with the capacity to engage effectively with clients and stakeholders.
  • Strong project management skills, capable of multitasking and prioritizing in a fast-paced setting.
  • What We Offer:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Global exposure and networking opportunities
  • Cutting-edge training and development resources
  • Inclusive and collaborative work culture
  • Commitment to well-being If you're prepared to elevate your financial services audit career to greater heights and contribute to impactful audits for top-tier clients, we invite you to apply and become an integral part of our dynamic team. Embrace the chance to empower change and inspire confidence at KPMG.
  • For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

    Candidates must be resident in Malaysia, or have the right to work in Malaysia.

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