Job Overview

Senior Wholesale Risk Manager

Location: Hong Kong Salary: $1 - 1.4mil + Benefits + Bonus
Type: Permanent Contact: Duncan Kennedy
Posted: over 1 year ago

A global bank is seeking to hire a wholesale risk specialist to oversee its IFRS 9 implementation in Hong Kong. This is a great opportunity for an individual to join a business and have a significant impact on an ongoing global project.

Wholesale risk manager role

  • Oversee the implementation of IFRS 9 and designing the operating model and governance framework
  • Work with global stakeholders to ensure that regulatory and risk analytics with regards to the IFRS 9 implementation are communicated clearly
  • Produce credit risk forecasts for IFRS 9 for APAC
  • Review wholesale risk forecasts required for impairment assessments

Wholesale risk manager requirements

  • 8+ years of experience from a Bank, Big 4 of IFRS 9 Consultancy
  • The ideal candidate will have regulatory reporting, data infrastructure, risk& finance and project implementation experience
  • Degree in business administration, finance, risk or related field is preferred, whereas post-graduate qualification would be beneficial
  • A collaborator able to reach decisions and agree solutions working with diverse set of stakeholders 
  • Good understanding of risk management techniques across a diverse portfolio of assets
  • Understanding of the financial market including derivatives, loan, macro economics, and econometrics
  • Prior experience in financial reporting, regulatory reporting, IAS 39 provisioning, stress testing