Head of Internal Audit for our Banking & Financial Services Group (BFS)
People management & leadership opportunity
As part of the senior management team within internal audit, you will have the opportunity to own relationships, drive audit engagements and build strong stakeholder relationships within our Banking & Financial Services Group (BFS) and across the wider Risk Management Group (RMG).
BFS comprises Macquarie's retail banking and financial services businesses, providing a diverse range of personal banking, wealth management and business banking products and services to retail customers, advisers, brokers and business clients.
The primary purpose of the role is to lead a team in the provision of independent, objective and insightful assurance to BFS on the effectiveness of the:
framework and processes for risk management and compliance
financial, operational and compliance controls, with a focus on market operations
management information and governance processes.
developing and maintaining a thorough understanding of BFS processes and operations
establishing and maintaining effective, constructive, forward looking and professional relationships with Senior Management
over-seeing Internal Audit assignments in accordance with the Macquarie Internal Audit Methodology
sourcing, managing, developing, training and coaching members of the Internal Audit team (including co-sourced resources, as appropriate) in the skills required to perform assignments and ensure they are delivering to a high standard of quality in accordance with Macquarie's methodology and professional standards
demonstrably and consistently contribute to an Internal Audit workplace culture whereby all staff feel:
respected and valued
encouraged to contribute
leading the Internal Audit planning process for the assigned divisions, including the preparation and discussion of the annual internal audit plan and the scheduling of audit assignments and assigned resources
delivering the approved Internal Audit Plan (including amendments)
contributing to the strategy for Internal Audit, continuous improvement and change management initiatives
continuously develop own technical, commercial and personal skills
acting as an ambassador for Macquarie's Goals and Values, and Risk Management principles.
In order to be successful in the role, prior experience in risk consulting, internal and/or external audit for retail banking and/or wealth management businesses is essential. The role provides a great opportunity for a hands on leader to get involved in policy development, people management and be part of a business that is progressive and innovative. Having strong communication skills, resilience and problem solving skills will also be critical in the role.
Risk Management Group is an independent, centralised unit responsible for ensuring all risk across Macquarie are appropriately assessed and managed. Its divisions include Credit, Prudential, Capital and Markets, Market Risk, Operational Risk, Compliance, Quantitative Applications and Internal Audit.
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Advertised: 12 Jul 2017 AUS Eastern Standard Time Applications close: