Head of Risk

Job Title: Head of Risk
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: JN -092019-443526
Contact Name: Calvin Chan
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 16, 2019 09:32

Job Description

A newly established asset management company of a sizable insurance group is looking for high calibres to join and lead the risk team. They are looking for a Head of Risk with all-rounded risk management skills and experience in building the firm-wide risk management framework.


  • Communicate with business units identify and rectify operational risk incidents, and ensure effective controls are implemented.
  • Build up the overall risk management framework, develop risk management policies and guidelines according to regulatory requirements.
  • Monitor overall portfolio market and credit risk in equity, fixed income and derivatives, design the capital allocation framework to achieve optimal risk-adjusted returns.
  • Collaborate with other business units to manage operational risk and meet related regulatory and internal requirements.


  • Degree holder with at least 10 years of experience in Risk Management in banking and financial services, preferably with buyside experience.
  • Good knowledge of risk management in equities, fixed incomes and derivatives portfolios and other related trading risks.
  • Good understanding in operation of asset management company.
  • Fluent in English and Chinese.

For more information, please feel free to contact Calvin Chan at +852 3695 5186 or send your CV to cchan<at>

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.