Operational Risk Manager - Private Banking

  • HKD850000 - HKD1600000 per annum + bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Hong Kong
  • 19 Sep 17

As a global professional recruitment consultancy, Morgan McKinley connects specialist talent with leading employers across multiple industries and disciplines. We have established ourselves as a preferred supplier to many of the major players in our specialist sectors, as well as with thousands of smaller local employers. In Hong Kong, we recruit within the following sectors: Accounting & Finance, Banking and Financial Services, Human Resources, IT, Risk, Compliance, Legal & Audit, Office Support and Sales & Marketing.

Our client is an expanding International Private Banking Group.


  • Proactively collaborate with other control functions of both the 1st and 2nd line of defense
  • Understand the business strategy, products, risks and controls for the businesses supported, with a clear understanding of the front-to-back processes
  • Significant involvement in 'Loss Investigation Reviews' for relevant Private Banking APAC businesses
  • Participate in the Risk & Control Self-Assessment (RCSA) process including regular review/updates of the OpRisk Register
  • Lead/participate in major OpRisk remediation projects to address control issues
  • Assist in reviewing new business initiatives

The Successful Candidate:

  • At least 7-10 years of relevant working experience with a minimum of 4 years relevant experience in a Private Banking risk, control or audit related function, preferably in the APAC region
  • Ability to think strategically, demonstrate decisiveness and sound judgment on a consistent basis
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Strong ability to cope with pressure and a high level of flexibility
  • High motivation and hands-on attitude
  • Excellent command of English language (both in written and spoken)

For confidential inquiry, please contact Rouella Landicho on 3907 3912 or email: rlandicho@morganmckinley.com.hk