head of internal audit (banking) in Kuala Lumpur

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job details

kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
banking & financial services
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queenie yeoh, randstad
603 2036 7566
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job description

about the company

The company that you will be working for is a well-known foreign bank who is striving to provide innovative solutions that meet the financial needs of their customers.

about the role

Our client is in search for an Internal Audit professional to join the team. As the head of internal audit, you will be overlooking the whole internal audit functions and carry out the responsibilities as the organization’s third line defense.


Being the head of internal audit, your duties are:

  • You will be directly reporting to the audit committee
  • Identify, mitigate, monitor and measure risk within the business
  • Overlook and advise on matters related to anti-money laundering
  • Be the liaison person with the top management and also to present the findings and recommendations
  • Improve the operational procedures and contribute to product offerings and service quality
  • Responsible to develop the annual audit plan and reviews audit programs and prepare audit reports
  • Provide training to the whole organization on audit-related matters to upgrade staffs’ skill and knowledge
  • Provide leadership to enable staff to achieve full potential

skills and experience

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • at least 12 years of similar experience as an internal auditor in the banking and financial services industry, and has experience in at least more than 2 areas of internal audit (i.e. Credit audit and Operations audit)
  • at least 8 years in managerial positions
  • excellent proficiency in English
  • related professional qualifications (i.e. CIAFIN, ACAMS, ACFCS, CBA)

how to apply

to apply online, please click on the appropriate link, Althernatively, please contact Queenie Yeoh at queenie.y@randstad.com.my and/or 03 2036 7566


Internal Audit, Banking, operations audit, IT Audit, credit audit, treasury audit, branch audit, shariah audit