Operational Risk Manager, VP - Retail & Wealth Management

  • HKD900000 - HKD1200000 per annum + bonus
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Hong Kong
  • 20 Feb 18 2018-02-20

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 a leading Regional Banking Group in Asia/Greater China.


  • Ensure implementation of corporate operational risk policies and standards within retail banking and wealth management (RBWM) unit
  • Develop and ensure implementation of operational risk policies and procedures where relevant
  • Promote risk & control awareness within RBWM, including conducting operational risk training via issuance of Control and Compliance Newsletter, Internal Control Staff Handbook, and organized control and compliance related forum for RBWM staff
  • Ensure timely completion of quality RCSA and provide guidance on the identification / assessment of risks and controls
  • Monitor timely reporting/escalating of risk events/significant incidents and perform action tracking to ensure timely issue resolution
  • Review and validate risk events reported for factual accuracy, proper categorization of event, cause, effect, and ensure that proper action plans are established to correct and prevent event from recurring

The Successful Candidate:

  • Bachelors degree in business, accounting, finance or related disciplines
  • At least 10 years of experience in operational risk, control, compliance, audit/ risk management in retail banking or wealth management business in HK
  • 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
  • Very good command of English (spoken and written) and Cantonese

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