• Location
    • Tokyo
  • Date Posted
  • Aug. 11, 2021
  • Function
  • Professional Services
  • Sector
  • Fintech

We are looking to hire a superstar Internal Auditor who specialises in financial controls and services auditing. The successful candidate will build an important foundation for the Internal Audit function for our Japan business.

What you’ll be doing

  • Execute audit programs in accordance with internal audit policies, procedures, methodologies, regulatory requirements and the Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing
  • Proactively seek ways to make the best use of data as part of our audit process including to inform our understanding of risks, test controls and provide relevant insights to the business
  • Provide input and assist in the identification of relevant risks and regulatory requirements for incorporation as part of our audit scope and work programs
  • Monitor audit progress (against expected timelines, scope etc) and project manage to completion, escalating where required in a timely manner
  • Communicate and discuss findings with business unit management
  • Work closely with business units at all levels to develop recommendations for audit findings, business process optimization, internal control and compliance
  • Develop audit reports which identify deficiencies and underlying root causes; provide recommendations to mitigate/address deficiencies while adding value to Revolut
  • Report audit findings and recommendations based on audit results
  • Conduct follow-up reviews of deficiencies noted during audits
  • Develop, update and own the Internal Audit risk assessment process and related audit plans for the Japan business, working closely with the Head of Internal audit
  • Interact with business units in Japan to obtain an understanding of relevant risks, controls and processes
  • Conduct research and successfully complete assigned training requirements necessary to maintain relevance
  • Assist external auditors in their completion of the financial statement audit, as needed

What you’ll need

  • 3+ years of professional experience in an audit related-role within a regulated financial services environment in Japan
  • Experience in auditing at least one of the following areas: Banking, Security trading, Risk, Finance or Treasury processes and controls
  • Proficient in both working with and interpreting data
  • Knowledge of key Japan regulations (Financial Instruments and Exchange Act, Fund Service Transfer Act, Personal Information Protection Act, industry association rules, etc)
  • Excellent business language skills in Japanese and English (written and oral)
  • Desire and drive to learn, grow and have impact quickly as part of an expanding global team
  • Experience in working with global teams

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Strong interpersonal communication skills

Ability to work independently, manage concurrent deadlines and multiple priorities

Knowledge of Global IIA standards

Ideally, you’ll also have

Audit Experience at foreign financial institutions operating in Japan

A little about us

When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2021 with 15 million Personal customers and over half a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services.

What we’re looking for

Revolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We’re looking for people who align with our five core values: we believe that we Get it Done because we Think Deeper and are strongly rooted in the Dream Team. We Never Settle hence why we always Deliver Wow. You want to join a community forward thinking people - we are here for you. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you’re not just another cog in the machine.

The benefits

Competitive salary

Equity bonuses

  • All the latest tech you need
  • 20 days paid holiday per year
  • Up to 10 days paid sick leave per year
  • Medical insurance and pension plan as required by Japanese labour law
  • Monthly commuting scheme covered by employer
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