VP Business Risk Asia - Operational Risk - Private Banking

Job Title: VP Business Risk Asia - Operational Risk - Private Banking
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 533106_1501833136
Contact Name: Nick Fenn
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2017 08:52

Job Description

Our Client:

Our client is a highly respected international private banking firm who as a result of continued growth and success have created this new role.

Key Responsibilities:

Based in HK, you will have Asia wide responsibility for reviewing and implementing policy in relation to regulatory requirements and operational procedures to allow the effective identification and management of key risks within the business. Consistently following good best practice and adherence to the Asia risk management framework is critical to your success in this role. You will need to develop and deliver on-going initiatives of proactive and risk-based supervision, monitoring and oversight as well as creating action plans to identify areas of control weakness and subsequently timely improvement plans.

Key Requirements:

To be considered you will need at least 10 years of relevant business experience with a proven track record of exceeding performance goals in a dynamic international business environment. Critically you will need to have the experience of leading a risk management function in private banking. You will need to be an operational risk specialist with a strong understanding of the regulatory approach and expectations in relation to risk management in private banking as well as the ability to identify weaknesses in key controls to then propose pragmatic risk management solutions. A proven track record in strong stakeholder management and influencing skills plus working at operational levels across the business are essential to your success. Fluency in written and spoken English is critical, Chinese a plus.

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Nick Fenn at or call directly on +852 3696 5955 for a confidential discussion.

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