VP - Senior Operational Risk Manager

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Taylor Root Hong Kong
  • 15 Feb 18 2018-02-15

Our client, a leading financial services organisation, is looking to hire a Vice President - Senior Operational Risk Manager in Hong Kong. Reporting to the Head of Operational Risk APAC, this VP role will form part of an independent risk management group and act as a trusted advisor to the business. Our client is a global leader in investment banking, securities, asset management and wealth management, thus this role is an excellent chance to broaden your risk or business skillset.

Our client, a leading financial services organisation, is looking to hire a Vice President - Senior Operational Risk Manager in Hong Kong. Reporting to the Head of Operational Risk APAC, this VP role will form part of an independent risk management group and act as a trusted advisor to the business. Our client is a global leader in investment banking, securities, asset management and wealth management, thus this role is an excellent chance to broaden your risk or business skillset.

Key responsibilities:

  • Establish strong relationships with the business areas, primarily investment banking and capital markets, to increase understanding and awareness of operational risk
  • Lead risk discussions to aid implementation of the operational risk management framework
  • Increase awareness of operational risk and global best practices
  • Manage the operational loss data process, including capture and analysis of key information
  • Where necessary, advise the business units on risk mitigation steps and implementation of new controls
  • Analyse firm-wide risk levels and action items, and involvement in ongoing risk management initiatives


Key requirements:

  • Minimum 10 years of relevant working experience, preferably gained in investment banking or capital markets (product knowledge of IBD, M&A, corporate finance preferred)
  • Relevant experience gained from risk management, compliance, audit or operational roles
  • High level of adaptability and versatility as the framework evolves
  • Ability to manage the process of embedding the operational risk framework
  • Excellent relationship building skills across a wide range of functions
  • Strong communication skills in verbal and written English


Please feel free to contact me directly should you wish to discuss this role or other risk opportunities in more detail - davidrichardson@taylorroot.com

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