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I.T. Auditor (Security)

Date:  20-Sep-2021
Job Req ID:  686
Company:  John Swire & Sons (HK) Ltd.


John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited


The Swire group is a multi-national, multi-disciplined commercial group, with its principal areas of operations in the Asia Pacific region, and centred on the Greater China area.  We pride ourselves on being original and forward-looking, setting standards for operational excellence wherever we do business – qualities that have guided our operations for over 200 years.


John Swire & Sons (H.K.) Limited is the holding company of the publicly-listed conglomerate, Swire Pacific Ltd. Our Group Internal Audit Department invites applications for the following position:


I.T. Auditor (Security)


The job:
Reporting to the Audit Committee, the Group Internal Audit Department is highly respected in the Group.  We are responsible for providing internal audit services to all companies within the Swire Pacific Group and other Swire owned companies which are based in or managed from Hong Kong.  We are now looking for a talented individual to work in the department as IT Auditor, which is an exciting role with an opportunity to build your career in a global organisation.

Candidate Profile:
As a member of the Group Internal Audit Department, you will frequently contact with senior management and have a high visibility within the Swire Group.  You may also be assigned or seconded to other group companies for performing internal audit works.

• Conduct IT audit assignments (such as IT General Controls, business application reviews, IT projects reviews, and security assessments)
• Prepare audit reports and suggest practical recommendations
• Follow up the implementation of audit recommendations
• Develop and maintain Computer Assisted Audit Techniques (CAATs) programmes under tight deadline
• Perform programming to do data validation, automation and data analysis to support audit testing
• Manage in-house IT administration tasks

• Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
• Three years of experience in IT audit, security testing, or IT infrastructure with strong technical skills such as networking, port scanning, and etc.
• CISA and CISSP qualifications and basic knowledge of SAP system would be a definite advantage
• Hands-on experience on programming languages. Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience in data mining or data visualisation tools such as Python, R or Qlikview
• Good team player, proactive, self-motivated and can work independently
• Strong analytical mind and good communication skills to convince and influence others, as well as ability to create and maintain good working relationships with all levels of staff
• Excellent spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) are mandatory.  Previous PRC and regional exposure is definitely an advantage
• At least 50% of travel should be expected

We offer competitive package to the right candidate. Qualified and interested parties please send us your application by clicking "Apply Now". Only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.


We are an equal opportunity employer.  All applications received will be used exclusively for selection purposes and handled confidentially by authorized personnel only.  Your application may also be considered for other suitable positions within the Swire group.  (Please indicate clearly on your application if you would not like to be considered for other positions within the group.)  Unsuccessful applications will be destroyed after an appropriate time.

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