Senior Manager, Group Operational Risk

  • Competative
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Eames Consulting Hong Kong , EA Licence No: 16S8091
  • 08 Dec 17 2017-12-08

New role with a leading regional insurer. Some travel required

Due to continued growth in the region this reputable insurer is seeking a seasoned operational risk candidate to support the regional AVP, Group Operational Risk in the development of policies; control procedures and capabilities to ensure the effective identification, assessment and mitigation of operational risks including fraud.


  • Provide advice and support to AVP, Group Operational Risk to drive the operational risk management strategy and to ensure the effective management of operational risk
  • Provide training to Country ORM functions to enhance local capabilities in Operational Risk
  • Provide assistance to Country ORM functions where necessary 
  • Provide Operational Risk capabilities to Group Office
  • Ensure quality operational risk management reporting
  • Assist in ensuring quality incident escalation process and sufficient follow-up on serious incidents where required.
  • Conduct ad-hoc reviews where required.


  • 8+ total years of experience
  • Including 5+ years operational risk related experience working for insurance/finance industry in Asia.
  • Prior regional experience in fraud on top of operational risk experience is preferred
  • Degree in Risk Management related discipline from recognised university
  • Good understanding of the operating risks for multinational corporations in Asia, preferably in insurance industry with experience in managing fraud risks
  • Direct experience of managing in multi-cultural environments
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Conversational level local language skills a plus
  • Willingness to travel (at least 30%)