Vice President, Internal Audit

Location KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Audit
Apply before Date not available
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Evaluate risk management, control & governance processes for assessment to provide an independent assurance to management that there are adequate, effective and efficient control over key business processes
To assist management in identifying opportunities for improvement in business operations and systems of internal controls
Designing and preparing annual audit plan for the head office and branch operations
Monitoring performance to ensure that the plans are achieved
Planning, undertaking and reporting all audit reviews
Finalizing of audit is based on all observations discussed in the exit meeting
Ensuring complete documentation of files and that all documents have been obtained and requisite cross references have been made
Provide regular reports to the country management, BNM, Audit Committee and Regional head of audit
Carrying out special assignments as requested by the country management subject to the approval of the Regional Head of internal Audit
Interacting periodically with BNM to apprise them of the control environment within the country operations
Organizing meetings of the audit committee
Assisting regional head of audit in undertaking assignments at other countries within the Asia pacific region
To ensure that the company’s internal processes and procedures comply with regulatory and statutory requirements
Practise and implement Leadership Framework specifically on Team Leadership & Building Capability

Degree in Accountancy/ Finance / Business Admin / Risk / and]/ or related
(i.e. insurance / accounting, etc.)
AMII /ACII / DMII or equivalent insurance qualifications
Recognised accounting (Certified Public Accountants (CPA), Chartered Accountants (CA), Certified Management Accountants (CMA)) or auditing (Certified Internal Auditors (CIA), Certified Information System Auditors (CISA)) designation
Minimum 8 years in a Finance/Audit role (audit experience is a must) or 10 years plus professional experience, preferably in insurance or financial services industry/ familiar with regulatory guidelines and Insurance Act related requirements.
(i.e. language, IT software, etc.)
Excellent Analytical skills
Good interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to undertake audits with a consultative approach
Preferably have past experience of working in operations/financial/Internal Audit of a recognized insurance company
Preferably trained by one of the big 4 accounting firms

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life?  Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.  


In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.

AXA Affin General Insurance Berhad is a joint venture between AXA Group and Affin Holdings Berhad. We are one of the fastest growing general insurance companies in Malaysia, and the No.1 leader in Medical and Health insurance (source: ISM). We provide comprehensive and tailored protection solutions to individuals and businesses in the areas of Motor, Home, Accidental, Travel and Commercial insurance. 
We pride ourselves in conducting business responsibly, and building long-term relationship of trust when serving almost a million Malaysian customers, with over 800 employees in 22 offices, as well as over 4,000 agents nationwide, as well as our brokers and key bank partners.

We are the best organization that demonstrate drive, commitment and tenacity to champion diversity and inclusion with workplace practices that enable our current & future employees to achieve work-life integration. 
So, what are you waiting for? Come and JOIN us!