Head of Financial Risk Management

  • GBP43194.99 - GBP53993.74 per annum
  • Kuala Lipis, Pahang, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Walters - Malaysia
  • 28 Nov 17 2017-11-28

A rarely available Head of Financial Risk Management job has just arisen at a successful insurance company. In this Head of Financial Risk Management job, you will be responsible for leading the business in the strategic directions to develop, improve and implement financial risk related management frameworks, policies, guidelines, procedures, methodologies and reporting in alignment with the business objectives of the organisation's aspirations.

About the Head of Financial Risk Management job:

This is a great opportunity for the Head of Financial Risk Management to redevelop group systems and processes. Your main responsibility is to protect Shareholder's value by way of optimising Economic Capital based on calculated financial risks (asset, liability and asset-liability mismatching risks) and tested in different scenarios.

Key Responsibilities:

  • To be responsible for the capital adequacy of the Company.
  • To be responsible for the setting up of investment mandates and monitoring of asset limits.
  • To be responsible to ensure compliance with Regulatory and Group frameworks, policies, guidelines and procedures.
  • To provide independent risk assessment on product proposal.
  • To drive the implementation and improvement of Financial Risk Indicators within the organization.
  • To drive the staff management and development plan.
  • To create and promote a risk aware culture.

With the ability to articulate strategy, you will take the lead in building a centre of excellence on financial risks to monitor and control investments and on capital adequacy to ensure responsible growth.

Key Requirements:

  • At least 10 years working experience in related discipline / field in Insurance or Financial Services
  • A Bachelor's Degree or Professional Qualification in Actuarial Science, Statistics or Finance related discipline.
  • Strong analytical skills and sound knowledge of insurance products and in-depth experience in functional area.
  • Familiarity with reinsurance, retakaful regulatory and industry guidelines
  • Possesses strong critical thinking and project management skills.

This company is much more than financial services and is anything but traditional. They have the people and ethos to act with speed, innovation, enterprise and creativity. The scope of the offer, the size of the business, the freedom and autonomy to drive your career forward all adds up to a great place to work.

If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Head of Financial Risk Management job.

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Business Registration Number: 729828-T
Licence Number: JTK2125