We are inviting high calibre professionals to join our Advocacy and Practice Development Department (“APD”). This job offers exciting and challenging opportunities
to help lead the Institute's activities in areas that are central to maintaining the international profile of Hong Kong and the Institute.
APD is responsible for thought leadership, professional development and advocacy work for the accounting profession in relation to taxation (Hong Kong, Mainland/ cross-border and international taxation), insolvency and restructuring, corporate governance, forensic accounting, anti-money laundering ("AML") and other areas.
One of APD's regular projects involves organizing the Institute's Best Corporate Governance Awards, which is a flagship and highly-reputed project, benchmarking Hong Kong’s current corporate governance standards in the private and public sectors. The department also plays a leading role in developing AML guidance and support for members, and liaising with various internal and external stakeholders in relation to the AML regulatory framework for the accountancy profession in Hong Kong. It is responsible for managing the Institute's Taxation Faculty, Restructuring and Insolvency Faculty, and Forensics Interest Group. These specialist groups provide platforms for knowledge sharing, professional development and technical work for professionals working or having a keen interest in the relevant specialisation.
Other projects and activities handled by the department include:
Role and Responsibilities
The role is expected to include responsibility for/ involvement in:
Qualifications and Required Attributes
Applications should be marked
“Confidential” quoting the relevant reference [M-A&PD/J] with full details of education, work experience, present and expected salary, contact telephone number and earliest available date. Please apply in writing to the
Head of Human Resources, Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants, 37/F, Wu Chung House, 213 Queen’s Road East, Wanchai, Hong Kong or by clicking "Apply Now"
on or before 3 December 2019.
Personal data provided will be used for recruitment purpose only.
For more information, please visit our website at www.hkicpa.org.hk.
The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants is the only statutory licensing body of CPAs in Hong Kong, recognized globally as the pre-eminent body of top-tier accountants that leads and serves businesses and the public interest of Hong Kong. At the Institute, we say a CPA is a "success ingredient" in a career, in the business world, and in society as a whole. In building a strong accounting profession, the Institute helps to establish and continuously enhance Hong Kong's reputation as a world-class financial centre.