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Audit Portfolio Manager | Johannesburg

Job Description

Audit Portfolio Manager | Johannesburg

We are currently recruiting for an Audit Portfolio Manager to work on a 12-month contract for a financial institution, based in Johannesburg.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Comply with regulatory and corporate governance expectations of internal audit functions;
  • Report periodically on the measurable performance of GIA, including audit plan delivery and financial performance;
  • The delivery and measurable performance of GIA, including audit plan delivery against financial targets;
  • Provide insights from the outcomes of internal audit work to appropriate governing bodies, including the GAC and Board Risk Committee, through robust reporting;
  • Able to apply cutting edge tools, techniques and processes to audit engagements in order to provide meaningful business insights;
  • Demonstrate an ability to understand, analyse and manipulate data through the development and application of quantitative techniques and models;
  • Build rapport and understand client current business reality, requirements, risks and expectations and consider key and/or emerging risks in annual audit plan, in order to support relevant GIA reporting;
  • Identify and ensure compliance with laws, regulations, and guidelines in terms of the relevant standards and reporting requirements/ guidance;
  • Identify and consider internal and external factors to develop and update annual risk-based audit plan with clear levels of accountability; and
  • Review the quality, relevance and commerciality of assignment audit reports.

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of financial services experience within Audit, Risk, or Quantitative role.
  • Experience within a corporate and investment banking environment is essential.
  • Market Risk and/ credit risk experience in an audit role would be highly advantageous.
  • Working knowledge of financial markets in an investment banking, asset management or similar environment would be highly advantageous.
  • Experience with quantitative modelling and knowledge of the associated techniques would be advantageous.
  • Experience in a digital (innovative technologies such as robotics etc) and/ or IT (technology systems and infrastructures) environment would be advantageous.

Required Qualification:

  • Accounting or Finance related degree
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA); or
  • Financial Risk Manager (FRM); or
  • Professional Risk Manager (PRM);
  • CA (SA) would be advantageous.

Please apply as soon as possible if you feel you meet all the necessary requirements.