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AVP Sanctions Audit

Job Title: AVP Sanctions Audit
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
REF: BBBH811_1495552749
Contact Name: Amy Baxter
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Job Published: almost 5 years ago

Job Description

Financial Crime Audit Manager (AVP)

If you are a Financial Crime Auditor with experience of working on Sanctions Audits then this could be a fantastic next step in your career.

We are currently working with a Global Investment Bank at a very exciting time as they significantly grow their global Financial Crime Internal Audit Team.

This position offers huge scope for career development as you will be joining the bank at a key time. The audit function holds a high status, so offers a great opportunity to stand out and make a difference.

You will be responsible for:

  • Evaluating the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls relating to Sanctions risks in accordance with group audit methodology and the risk assessment framework
  • Assisting in conducting Sanctions risk assessment for the region and contributing to risk assessment and business monitoring conducted at the country level
  • Undertaking audit assignments, assisting in drafting audit issues for review by Audit Management, conducting issue tracking and validating closure of issues.
  • Assisting in training others on Sanctions topics and overseeing the execution of the Sanctions audit program

Your Profile:

  • Strong experience in either an Internal Audit role covering Sanctions, or relevant first / second line experience, or working in an advisory capacity in one of the Big 4.
  • Excellent working knowledge of Sanctions system requirements.
  • A thorough understanding of the banking risk and control environment and knowledge of the regulatory environment specific to Sanctions
  • Able to take ownership and responsibility of agreed targets and deliver on commitments within budget, in order to ensure timely and efficient completion of audit projects