Vice President, Audit Supervisor (Technology) - Singapore

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 14 Nov 18

Vice President, Audit Supervisor (Technology) - Singapore

About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World

Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Position Description

This position is in the APAC Technology Audit Team. This team is responsible for providing technology audit coverage to a very broad and diverse set of functions including Global Banking and Markets Technology, Technology Infrastructure and Information Security in the Asia Pacific Region as well as the Global Delivery Center of Expertise in India and United States (which includes both the captive and outsourced supplier operations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and execute Technology audits, including identifying and analyzing risks, planning and prioritizing the audit work, identifying automated testing opportunities, conducting audit interviews, observing operations, documenting and analyzing procedures and controls, performing audit tests, preparing appropriate workpapers, developing audit recommendations and reviewing them with appropriate management, and preparing audit reports. Utilize analytical skills and product/technical expertise to execute assigned responsibilities;
  • Lead team activities (completion of scoping tools, process mapping, risk assessments) on mediumk sized audits (including region-wide audits), coordinate and schedule team members, recommend scope;
  • Evaluate impact of all control deficiencies in an audit, expand and refine control deficiency documentation to drive actionable business impact, influence management on sufficiency of corrective actions, recommend audit rating;
  • Manage the overall quality, consistency, risk management and adherence to departmental and professional standards for audits, identifying opportunities for audit process improvement and integration with the financial and operational audit process. Exercise judgment; influence business partners and apply deep and broad business acumen;
  • Stay abreast of developments within the organization through active relationships with peers across the regions;
  • Coach/Train individual associates in execution of audit assignments or application of business knowledge to audit assignments; and
  • Maintain professional certification(s) and continue to develop and expand knowledge of the audit profession, Information Technology, bank regulatory issuances, industry, and Company products and information through self-study, research, and continuing education efforts.

Key Requirements
  • Professionally qualified with 7-10 years of relevant work experience with a minimum of 7 years in Technology Audit
  • Strong domain knowledge / experience (infrastructure, information security, database admin)
  • Preferably one or more relevant certifications (CISA, CISSP, etc)
  • Strong understanding of the banking industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong analytical and thinking skills
  • Critical and independent thinking
  • Quick learner and adaptable
  • Positive attitude and task orientation

Posting Date: 13/09/2018
- Singapore

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40