Chief Risk Officer (Financial services) Chief Risk Officer (Financial services) …

Space Executive Pte Ltd
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Sep 19
Space Executive Pte Ltd
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Sep 19
Space Executive Pte Ltd
A leading financial services company in Asia Pacific is looking for a Chief Risk Officer who will be responsible for the strengthening of risk culture via risk management operations, including overseeing company’s risk identification and mitigation activities – which involve financial auditing, fraud prevention, disaster recovery planning, and input of regulatory compliance data.
  • Competitive salary package
  • Fast-growing financial institution
  • Great company culture and fast paced environment

Key Responsibilities

  • Supervise risk, legal and compliance departments to ensure the risk control process and structure are effective and up to date according to the regulatory requirements
  • Develop risk maps and strategic action plans to mitigate the company's primary threats
  • Monitor the progress of the plans
  • Carry out risk analysis and progress reports and present the evaluation to board members and other stakeholders
  • Identify possible operational risk including employee errors and system failures, and initiate strategic plans against these risks
  • Collaborate with stakeholders for understanding of the products, systems and process
  • Quantify the amount of risk the company should take on
  • Control the funding and budgeting of the strategic plans
  • Recruit and train your team


Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Risk Management or related fields
  • Minimum 15 years of experience in risk management
  • Experience in retail banking credit and strategy risk
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English and Mandarin)
  • Knowledge of the HKMA regulatory guidelines
Company Overview

With offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, London and Germany and USA on the horizon, Space Executive is a multi-disciplinary recruitment agency that has already made its mark globally in just four short years. 

Space Executive specialises in recruiting senior management to executive level personnel for listed Multinationals, Financial Services, Private Equity and Venture Capital across Strategy and Corporate Development, Change and Transformation, Technology, Finance, Sales and Marketing, General Management, Human Resources and Governance (Legal, Risk and Compliance). 

Space Executive has been recognised for its exceptional work and service delivery in recruitment and has received a number of awards including Best Places to Work in 2019, Recruitment International Best Newcomer 2016, Global Recruiter Asia Pacific Gold Award 2016, and was ranked Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agency in both 2016 and 2017 by LinkedIn.