SBM is a leading Financial Services Group present in Mauritius, Madagascar and Kenya. The Group also has offices in India, which will become a wholly owned subsidiary in the near future, and a representative office in Myanmar. SBM are also expanding into the region mainly in the Indian Ocean and East Africa. They have a solid track record of over 43 years and we have been constantly building up our strength – 18,000 shareholders, over 500,000 customers, 61 service units and counters. Innovation, flexibility, accessibility and reliability are the key attributes that have contributed to our reputation and trustworthiness.

Job Purpose:

Reporting to the Head of Internal Audit, the IT Audit Lead will manage a team of IT Auditors and will be responsible for the planning, supervision and review of all IT Audit activities. This position will involve providing assurance to Management and the Board regarding the IT systems at SBM.

Key Responsibilities:

• Lead a team of IT auditors

• Prepare the annual risk based IT Audit Plan

• Plan, supervise and review IT audit works, including preparation and review of IT audit reports

• Conduct detailed, risk based evaluations of the design and operating effectiveness of IT controls

• Conduct reviews of IT applications and suppor ting IT controls

• Conduct ad hoc assignments, e.g., investigations

• Liaise with statutory auditors and regulators

• Assist and engage in meetings with Senior Management

• Present findings in IT Risk Forum, Audit Committee and other Committees

• Maintain applicable professional development and training required for audit proficiency

Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

• Relevant university degree in IT / IT related subjects and other professional qualifications (e.g. CISA, MCSA or CISSP)

• At least 7 years of experience in IT, IT Security or IT Audit within banking / financial services environment

• Experience at a supervisory level

• Hands on experience in core banking systems, card management systems, accounting, treasury and investment modules, ERP and CRM and other financial services solutions

• Well versed in all spheres of IT, including applications, networks, databases and infrastructure

• Master’s qualification would be an advantage


If you believe in taking new challenges with the right mindset, please refer to SBM website for full details and complete the online application form on by Monday, 6th November 2017.

SBM thank you for your interest and invite you to grow with us.

Kindly note:

All applications will be dealt with in strict confidence.

Please favour online application. The Group reserves the right to call only the best candidates for interview and not to fill this position following this advertisement. SBM is an equal opportunity employer. One step in the right direction and a giant leap for your career.