Director of Standard Setting
Hong Kong major regulatory body
Senior level position
About Our Client
Our client is one of the major regulatory bodies in Hong Kong in the Accounting & Auditing industry. They are inviting high caliber professionals to lead the Standard Setting function. This position will be based in Hong Kong.
Reporting to the Executive Director, you will be the spokesperson for the Standard Setting committee and be responsible for managing relationships with internal and external stakeholders such as international accounting bodies or national regulators. You will facilitate or actively participate in domestic and international standard-setting related meetings. You will oversee the standard-setting process, including providing direction on research for new projects and initiatives, and facilitate coordination on relevant matters with other standard setters as needed.
The Successful Applicant
You will possess minimum of 15 years' experience gained in a national/international standard setter, accounting/auditing regulator, accounting professional practice, or a professional accountancy body, with majority of exposures in standard setting and technical advisory.
You will have strong knowledge and experience in international accounting, auditing and assurance, and ethical standards, IFRS Standards, ISA Standards, and the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants. An awareness of the broader reporting and regulatory frameworks are also necessary.
Overseas candidates with relevant experience are welcome.
What's on Offer
This is an excellent opportunity to join a globally recognized statutory body. One-off relocation package is on offer for overseas candidates.