Job ref no.: CT3129593-01#7863

Associate/ Senior Associate – IT Audit & Cybersecurity

Grant Thornton Hong Kong Limited


  • Support internal and external IT audit engagements, including IT General Controls, Application Controls and CAATs  
  • Deliver cybersecurity engagements, including cybersecurity maturity assessments and cybersecurity control gap analysis
  • Perform IT compliance engagements in accordance with applicable regulations, standards, policies and guidance on cybersecurity and information risk management (e.g. PCIDSS, NIST, ISO 27001, SFC guidelines and circulars, etc.)
  • Conduct application/server/database/network devices security configuration assessment
  • Perform vulnerability assessment on different platforms and technologies
  • Communicate technical issues in business terms and deliver value to both business and IT users
  • Assist with the development of proposal/ marketing materials to communicate Grant Thornton’s capabilities to existing and prospective clients
  • Remain up-to-date on the latest cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities and regulatory requirements


  • 1-3 years of relevant experience in IT audit and cybersecurity
  • Degree in information technology, computer science, engineering, or business studies with information systems major/minor with deep interest in technology risk, cybersecurity and IT governance
  • Professionally qualified preferred (e.g. CISSP, CISA) for Senior Associate position
  • Strong knowledge base in IT operations, enterprise networking, cloud computing, internet application security, operating systems and database security evaluation and architecture 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English and Chinese (Putongua and Cantonese)
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to gain the confidence and respect of clients and senior level executives
  • Strong client services orientation and accustomed to taking an active role in executing client engagements
  • Basic programming skill and experience in CAATs preferred

We offer attractive remuneration packages including medical insurance and a 5-day working week. Interested applicants please submit your full resume, current and expected salary by clicking “Apply Now” or by post to The Human Resources Department, Grant Thornton Hong Kong Limited, Level 12, 28 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.

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Job ref no. CT3129593-01#7863
Job Function
  • Wanchai
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 year
Career Level
  • Entry level
  • Degree
  • 5-day week
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Medical plan
  • Paid overtime