IT Risk Specialist

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Hong Kong
  • 17 Jun 18 2018-06-17

IT Risk Specialist

Our client is a global leading prestigious investment bank with offices located worldwide. You will be able to work in one of the world's leading investment bank in a multinational team. They are currently hiring a Risk Management Specialist to join their IT team.


  • Collect information and review documentation to ensure that risk scenarios are identified and evaluated
  • Identify and report on risk, including compliance, to initiate corrective action and meet business and regulatory requirements.
  • Build and maintain relationships with other stakeholders across the region to ensure the improvement of risk governance
  • Act as an advisor to consult best practices for local market regulations, firm policy & procedures and system dependencies
  • Provide summaries to senior management regarding risk education and awareness
  • Lead and develop relevant IT control policies, which establish the ground rules for IT controls with reference to the latest regulatory requirements and relevant Head Office's policies
  • Communicate with senior members and initiate best practices across the Asia region

  • Bachelor's Degree holder with strong academic record
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in IT Risk or Information security with previous experience in finance, operations, technology in an investment bank
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization with excellent influencing and negotiation skills
  • Knowledge and experience of the regulatory environments within Asia securities business is a must
  • Solid knowledge in operational risk, regulations and application to internal controls
  • Individuals with strong organizational skills and able to prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficient analytic and problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills in English