head of risk / cro, hk - financial services in Central and Western District

rouella jose landicho, randstad hong kong
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central and western district
banking & financial services
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rouella jose landicho, randstad hong kong
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about the company

Our client is an expanding Financial Services firm with a strong presence in HK/Greater China region.

about the team

  • You will oversee credit risk, market risk and operational risk management teams
  • Dynamic, fast growing team with a learning culture

about the job

  • Ensure that the division is in compliance with applicable regulatory and supervisory requirements as well as various internal risk management policies and guidelines
  • Lead the establishment, implementation, review and improvement of the risk governance/ management framework for the Firm
  • You will assist in overseeing the overall credit risk management of the Bank, covering corporate / private banking customers, and institutional counterparties
  • You will assist in leading the formulation of the Firm’s Risk Appetite Statement
  • You will formulate credit, market risk, operational, product and reputation risk management strategies and policies
  • You will oversee the development of risk assessment tools, methodologies, processes and procedures as appropriate to the different business lines/ product units
  • Act as one of the key contacts with the regulatory authorities in relation to various risk management matters
  • Assist in the negotiation with SFC on various risk limits, credit-related regulatory measures and ensure due compliance with various prudential risk limits
  • Supervise subordinates and provide them with appropriate coaching/ guidance to ensure the Division’s deliverables are in compliance with legal and regulatory and ethical standards, of the required quality, and in adherence to the Firm’s corporate values, risk management policies and service standards

skills & experiences required

  • University degree or equivalent
  • Over 15 years of relevant experience in risk management covering across market risk, credit and operational risk discipline
  • In-depth knowledge of risk management, operational control, and related SFC regulations & supervisory guidelines
  • Strategic mind-set with good business acumen
  • Pragmatic with strong passion for results
  • Strong leadership and people management skills
  • Strong communication skills in fluent English, Cantonese and Mandarin languages

To apply online, please click on the link below. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion please contact Rouella Landicho on + 852 2232 3479 or email: rouella.landicho@randstad.com.hk


head of risk, chief risk officer, market risk, credit risk, operational risk, SFC, PWM, private bank, wealth management, asset management, investment bank, securities, DCM


CFA or FRM qualification ideal


Head of Risk / CRO, HK - Financial Services

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree