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Posting Date:  10-Oct-2021

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, MY

Company:  United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd

About UOB

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices.

Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values — Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.

About the Department

The Audit function is an independent internal audit team that provides objective assurance and consulting to improve and add value to the Group’s operations. We help the Group achieve its strategic objectives by adopting a systematic and disciplined approach towards evaluating and improving the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes.


IA’s mission is to be an independent and effective audit and risk review function, working in partnership with businesses to support the Bank’s goal to be the world’s most trusted bank. IA has embarked on a transformation journey that is enabled by the adoption of advanced technology tools, Data Analytics (DA), and a cybersecurity research lab. DA enables IA to develop useful and actionable audit insights into business risks. 


At the heart of this transformation journey, our people are our biggest asset.  IA is committed to nurturing young talents who share our aspiration to provide the businesses with high quality assurance and advisory services. New hire training will be provided as part of on boarding.


As UOBM embarks on the exciting journey of digital banking transformation, you will be joining IA at a pivotal time where you can be part of an energetic team to grow professionally while developing these new audit capabilities. 


Job Responsibilities

  • Work in audit teams to deliver risk-based audit projects in accordance with the established scope, approach and methodology to achieve desired audit objectives.
  • Identify business process risks and evaluate the control environment, as well as make recommendations (changes and/or enhancements) to existing policies and controls for them to be current and adequate.
  • Develop Data Analytics for audit projects by using digitally enhanced audit methodology and tools.
  • Engage business stakeholders to provide risk controls advisory services.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Business/Economics/Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Experience in banking/business risk.
  • Accredited with certifications like Certification For Bank Auditors (CBA), AML/CFT Certifications or equivalent is an advantage.
  • Presents oneself confidently and professionally
  • Data savvy, have strong aptitude and interest to learn and use data analytics and visualization tools
  • Those with up to five years working experience are welcome to apply.


Be a part of UOB Family

UOB is an equal opportunity employer. UOB does not discriminate on the basis of a candidate's age, race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or other non-merit factors. All employment decisions at UOB are based on business needs, job requirements and qualifications. If you require any assistance or accommodations to be made for the recruitment process, please inform us when you submit your online application.

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