Director, Regional Risk Management

  • Market Rate
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • PeopleSearch
  • 03 Oct 17 2017-10-03

Our Client is a leading global player in the life insurance industry. An excellent career opportunity has come about in their regional head office in Hong Kong whereby successful applicants can look forward to : • A stable and friendly environment that is focused on team work • Excellent regional exposure and chance to partner senior management in growing their APAC presence • Excellent career progression opportunity

Major Accountabilities

Governance 

•Provide input/guidance to the business to ensure appropriate overall governance is in place

•Ensure alignment between local, regional and enterprise governance

•Serve as the secretary of the regional risk committees

Operate the Risk Framework

•Ensure tools and processes are in place to identify and measure risks

•Ensure risks are monitored and reported relative to the risk appetite and limits

•Drive risk discussions, provide input, and ensure decisions are made regarding risk acceptance/mitigation  

Business Partnership and Guidance

•Foster a strong risk management culture in Asia, including effective training and communication

•Actively participate in management of crisis situations as they arise

•Communicate on all corporate risk programs and initiatives and on any risk issues identified within Global Risk Management

 

 

Required Qualifications 

  • More than 6 years of experience in Insurance industry
  • Bachelor’s degree (or greater) in a finance‐related field
  • Knowledge of the life insurance industry, regulation, and risk management framework 
  • Substantial experience in and strong knowledge of the insurance markets in Asia
  • Financial, insurance product development or actuarial background. Knowledge of ORSA is a plus
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to work with and influence others with different backgrounds and at different levels

 

 

 

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 Interested Applicants please send your resume (in Word format) together with present and expected salary to Jared Ng:

 

Email: jaredng@pplesearch.com

 

** Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a more detailed discussion**