Senior Traded Credit Risk Manager - Global Risk

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 19 May 18 2018-05-19

Senior Traded Credit Risk Manager - Global Risk

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Global Risk is a thriving and expert risk management function supporting HSBC globally with all aspects of risk management. The team actively manages a varied and dynamic range of risk types, including security, fraud, information security, contingency, geopolitical, operational, credit, pension, insurance, financial crime and regulatory compliance, market and reputation risks. All parts of the Global Risk team use their skills, insight and integrity to handle established threats and those they see emerging, acting to protect and enable HSBC to deliver sustainable growth.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Senior Traded Credit Risk Manager.

Principal responsibilities

  • Provide risk coverage of Global Markets activities of responsible product areas and Asia Pacific sites from a default risk perspective, working in conjunction with Traded Risk Controls, country risk teams, Front Office, Customer Groups and other support and control functions
  • Ensure adequate risk visibility and control frameworks to enable identification of inappropriate positions and activities in traded credit risk. Ensure that these positions are escalated to the right level of management
  • Avoidance of inappropriate losses due to credit default on positions that have not been identified and escalated appropriately for responsible product areas and Asia Pacific sites
  • Provide traded credit risk input and signoff on derivatives related credit proposals
  • Work with Traded Risk Control team to ensure compliance with the traded credit risk target operating framework for responsible product areas and Asia Pacific sites

  • A degree in Finance, Risk management or relevant quantitative discipline
  • Strong understanding in the Global Markets products, particularly in financial derivatives.
  • Deep knowledge in counterparty exposure measurement principles.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills, including the capacity to articulate the case for risk management in the language of business.
  • Ability to lead change, contributing to joining up the function across the regional sites.
  • Understand and interpret complex business requirements.
  • Proven ability to prioritise competing demands.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and assess risks in dynamic financial market environment
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Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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