Trainee - Internal Audit - 12 months Contract

  • Competitive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Internships & Graduate Trainee, Full time
  • Societe Generale
  • 20 Jul 18 2018-07-20

Trainee - Internal Audit - 12 months Contract


Environment

Societe Generale is one of the largest European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial solidity with a strategy of sustainable growth, and aims to be the reference for relationship banking, recognised on its markets, close to clients, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams.
Societe Generale has been playing a vital role in the economy for 150 years. With more than 145,000 employees, based in 66 countries, we serve on a daily basis 31 million clients throughout the world. Societe Generale's teams offer advice and services to individual, corporate and institutional customers in three core businesses:

Retail banking in France with the Societe Generale branch network, Credit du Nord and Boursorama, offering a comprehensive range of multi-channel financial services at the leading edge of digital innovation

International retail banking, insurance and financial services to corporates with a presence in developing economies and leading specialised businesses

Corporate and investment banking, private banking, asset management and securities services, with recognised expertise, top international rankings and integrated solutions.

Societe Generale in Asia Pacific

Societe Generale's first presence in Asia dates back from the 19th century. Today, we have offices in 12 locations across Asia Pacific.

With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong - a core hub of the worldwide Societe Generale Group - we employ close to 9,000 employees in the region. Our expertise here ranges from corporate and investment banking to asset management, securities services, specialised financial services, trade finance and cash management services.

For more information, follow us on Twitter @SocGen_APAC, LinkedIn @Société Générale or visit our website http://www.societegenerale.asia/ .

We are looking to appoint a new or recent graduate (with less than 1 year of working experience) for our Internal Audit team in Singapore offering an initial one year traineeship program.

Your environment

General Inspection and Internal Audit teams are part of the Inspection and Audit division (IGAD) of SG Group.

Junior Internal Auditors' main task is to assist the Auditors in Charge in assessing the compliance of transactions, actual risk exposure, respect of procedures as well as the relevancy and efficiency of permanent control.

Junior Internal Auditors participate to audit assignments covering risks areas as per the multi-year audit plan. They apply audit processes and methodologies, and use the tools supporting the audit cycle (Risk Assessment, Time tracking, Work Papers, Recommendation follow-up). They also assist the Head of Audit on specific assignments.

Mission

Requirements

Execute controls in accordance with professional standards.
Assist audit management in preparation & execution of the audit plan.
Help prepare Audit work program and understand the specific risks to be evaluated.
Perform evaluation of internal controls, testing of processes.
Perform reviews of major financial and operational processes.
Perform detailed testing for information system integrity and transaction accuracy.
Perform tests on the effectiveness of the internal control environment within SG.
Maintain clear work papers and audit trail of the work done in the appropriate tool.
Participate to the redaction of formal & clear reports to communicate audit results to management.
Propose appropriate recommendations to improve SG processes.
Help on the timely issuance of the audit reports.
Follow up recommendations issued timely.
Acquire knowledge on activities and risks during assignments

Profile

Qualifications

Top tier University, major in Finance/Banking/Business Computing.
Precedent experience in Internal Audit would be a plus.
Good analytical and writing skills.
Rigor, transparency, honesty.
Discipline, ability to commit and stick to deadlines.
Communication skills, ability to interact with a wide range of staff (all staff levels & management).
Openness, curiosity, team player.