Credit Risk AVP

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ConnectedGroup Limited
  • 19 Oct 17 2017-10-19

Our client is a reputable financial services institution with a well-established business. As a result of continued growth in Asia Pacific, they are looking for a candidate to join their credit risk department for Hong Kong.

Our client is a reputable financial services institution with a well-established business. As a result of continued growth in Asia Pacific, they are looking for a candidate to join their credit risk department for Hong Kong.






Responsibilities


  • Provide support to the Credit Risk team leader in managing the day to day responsibilities including development, ongoing assessment and project activities
  • Drive industry/country risk analysis and ad hoc credit risk projects to proactively manage credit risk
  • Ensure credit procedures and manuals are regularly assessed and updated to reflect applicable risk appetite statements, regulatory requirements and Risk Committee(s) direction
  • Monitor early warning indicators to identify changes to credit worthiness of the credit portfolio by being current with industry and economic trends and market information. Recommend changes to conditions and criteria dependent on changes in circumstances
  • Involve in problem loan / distress assets work-out
  • Build and maintain collaborative relationships with Business / Support Functions, Finance, Legal and Compliance
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of credit risk management practices, both locally and internationally




Requirements


  • 3 years' experience in banking / professional advisory services with demonstrable experience in credit risk management and MIS reporting
  • Experience in either credit stress testing for individual portfolios / bank wide or special asset management is a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in finance, risk management or related discipline
  • Good understanding of Corporate / Non-Bank Financial Institutions credit and knowledge in derivative products
  • Strong numerical competency with a high degree of accuracy and strong attention to detail
  • Good organizational skill, high degree of ownership and timeliness in a fast-paced, output focused environment
  • Strong and confident communicator both verbally and in written form
  • Fluency in written and spoken English