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VP, Operational Risk, Investment Banking opportunity

Location: Hong Kong

Salary: Excellent base + bonus


Reporting to the CRO, the successful incumbent will be responsible for managing operational risk governance, incident management, control effectiveness testing, self-review assessment, scenario analysis and reporting and the review of new business and products. You will be required to form an effective relationship with the Front Office whilst supporting the CRO in presenting key information on the risk profile to senior stakeholders. The Operational Risk specialist will undertake deep-dive reviews on the business controls whilst developing the company’s Risk Appetite Dashboard in order to provide a classification of the risks faced by the firm. Furthermore, the job holder will deliver all operational risk training whilst also being responsible for developing and maintaining the policies and procedures that will support the Risk Management Framework.


You must have a minimum of 5 years Operational Risk Management experience working within an Investment Bank and be extremely well versed in derivative and cash products. Due to the nature of the role, you must have a good understanding of key risk measures within Investment Banks and have exposure to financial regulation and corporate governance objectives. My client requires those who are fluent in both English and Mandarin and the successful hire must have the gravitas and confidence to work closely with the business stakeholders.


For more information on this particular opening or to discuss other Risk Management opportunities, please send a copy of your CV to dt@barclaysimpson.com or give Dominic a call on +852 2851 9961