INVESTMENT OPERATIONS DIRECTOR, ASIA

  • competitive package
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Recruitment Intelligence Consultants Limited
  • 18 Oct 17 2017-10-18

An international asset management house is looking for high calibers to join as Investment Operations Director, Asia. The position is based in Hong Kong.

  • International Asset Management House
  • Cash Management Experience 

Our client is an international asset management house with an unparalleled reputation across the Asia Pacific region. With the continued growth of the organization, the need has arisen to recruit high calibers to join them.

The position reports to the Regional Head of Investment Operations, lead the implementation of the Asia Investment Operations regional operating model in the Hong Kong office, aligning to the global operating model whilst allowing locally unique processes where applicable. Provide management expertise and best practice advice to the investment operations teams across cash and trade management, client service operations, client onboarding and reporting to support business as usual projects and deliverables as required.  Develop enhanced procedures and controls within the Asia Investment Operations team to ensure consistent high quality services and support to the front office, clients and other business units. Continuously evaluate, recommend and develop best practices and controls and streamline operational processes. Work with regional and country operations teams to promote best practices and standardization across the Asia region and globally where applicable.  Collaborate with key stakeholders. Participate and  lead Investment Operations strategic projects, working closely with other offices and the Asia Project Management teams where applicable to ensure efficient and effective implementation. Collaborate with peers, other business units and functions both within Asia and globally.

To be considered, you should be a Degree holder with a minimum of 8 years within asset management and investment operations. Solid leadership experience building industry best practice within investment operations. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, Chinese is a plus. Knowledge and experience of fund structures, securities instruments/settlements, foreign exchange, complex securities, valuation, settlements, bank accounting and settlement process and project management.  Direct experience working in a middle office function required. Strong analytical and technical skills. Team player.

Interested applicants should send a detailed resume to Michelle Ho by email to mho@ric.com.hk or by fax to (852) 2838 3323 quoting reference eFC2806.

(Applicants not contacted within 4 weeks should consider their application unsuccessful.)