Internal Audit

Managing global risks

The global economic uncertainty brought about as a result of the euro-zone debt crisis has affected corporations around the world.

Many perceive it to be the biggest risk facing companies this year.

Tuesday, 26 June, 2012, 12:00am

Key to career in auditing

Executive Diploma in Internal Audit HKU SPACE

Every company has an internal auditing department that calls for highly qualified professionals. The executive diploma in internal audit provides in-depth knowledge for professionals interested in working in this capacity.

2 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Listings herald continuing demand

With more than 100 initial public offerings expected locally this year, Rosanna Choi, chairman of the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants Hong Kong, is perhaps understating the case when she rates the general outlook for the profession as quite promising.

15 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Senior associates

Accountancy firm BDO is looking for seasoned professionals to join its risk advisory services division.

23 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Internal audit manager

This key role involves comprehensive audits, with an emphasis on financial and operational reviews, plus reporting on the soundness of internal procedures.

Other duties include process and controls assessments, ensuring compliance with corporate guidelines, evaluating the effectiveness of management controls and developing work plans and audit programmes.

30 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Delegating work boosts productivity

Effective delegating helps make teamwork easy and boost confidence of team members, according to Newman Lam Kin-man, corporate management accounting manager of The Hong Kong and China Gas Company (Towngas).

19 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Bigger picture to risk management

Professionals in the field of internal audit will have to 'redefine the function's value proposition' over the next five years in response to the changing demands and priorities of the modern business world.

18 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Taking initiative a big part of internal auditing post

This is an exciting chance to hone your career in the internal audit (IA) field at a major organisation.

A listed multinational corporation is searching for an internal audit manager to oversee its financial and operational auditing. Robert Half Hong Kong is handling the search.

15 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Tourism Board to submit early spending plans

Budget to be ready every January

The Tourism Board will submit its business and budget plans to the government every January from 2009 so the board will not have to go ahead with programmes that have not yet gained funding, the tourism chief said.

14 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Search is on for auditor to inspire colleagues

An auditor with spark and experience will do well in this leadership role.

The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation is calling for applicants to apply for a head of internal audit position.

15 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Corporate vigilance a must

In recent years, there has been no shortage of cautionary tales about foreign investors in China getting their fingers burnt. The stories often relate to behind-the-scenes activities of joint venture partners, parallel production or different ethical norms.

15 May 2007 - 12:00am

Auditor focuses on four state firms

The National Audit Office has begun to audit four state enterprises, including China National Petroleum Corp, and the Ministry of Railways.

China Huadian Corp, Harbin Power Plant Equipment Corp and China Resources are also being audited.

27 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Accounting company needs an audit manager

The need for risk management professionals is rising as corporate governance practices for listed companies continue to tighten.

Horwath Hong Kong, a medium-sized accounting firm with an international presence, has created a new position in its risk management division for an internal audit manager.

27 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Bigger is not always better

Baker Tilly Hong Kong offers a clear employee development programme and a friendly environment

JOINING A LARGE international auditing firm would be a dream come true for many fresh graduates.

However, there are those who would opt for a smaller firm as a base for better training, a clearer career path and, most importantly, a warm and friendly office environment.

23 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

High-profile tech firm seeks an audit manager

If you are a natural and dedicated coach and well-versed in the audit business, this could be a great opportunity for you. A world leader in the field of technology, with a globally recognised brand name, is looking for an internal audit manager.

12 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

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