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Market Risk ManagerHang Seng Bank Ltd
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  • Posted on 22 Aug 2019
Market Risk ManagerHang Seng Bank Ltd

Job Highlights

  • University degree in a related discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience
  • Proficiency in both English and Chinese

Job Description

Traded Risk Management Department


Hang Seng's Risk and Compliance ("RKM") strives to maintain a well-balanced risk profile for the Bank while enabling businesses to thrive. Our team actively manages a varied and dynamic range of risk types. We are dedicated to collaborate with businesses, other functional units and regulatory bodies to develop and implement robust and customised risk management frameworks and measures to maintain the strong market position of the Bank.   


We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our department as Market Risk Manager.


Principal responsibilities

  • Be responsible for market risk management for the Global Markets (GM) covering various asset classes including FX, Interest Rates, Credit Spread, Equity, Commodity, etc.;
  • Proactive management of market risk position via macroeconomics, PnL analysis, tools such as VaR, Stress Testing, and active engagement with businesses;
  • Stay alert to and ensure compliance with all relevant regulatory requirements relating to market risk management and internal model approach to calculate market risk, taking ownership and communicating to relevant stakeholders;
  • Perform regular and ad-hoc reviews on market risk limit profiles to ensure risk commensurate with business risk appetite;
  • Conduct analysis, both qualitative and quantitative, to review GM market risk exposures with proper reporting and escalation to senior management;
  • Provide risk challenge to business requests to fulfill the role of 2nd line of defense as risk stewards



  • University degree in Finance, Risk Management or related fields
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in risk management and analysis, with market risk management exposure an advantage
  • Sound knowledge of financial market instruments with good market sense and analytical skills
  • Strong self-motivated and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Strong communication, analytical and project management skills
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Great sense of ownership and servicing mindset to ensure efficient and effective customer service processes



All information provided by applicants will be used only for recruitment purposes and will be used strictly in accordance with the Bank's personal data policies, a copy of which may be obtained by the applicant upon request. Unless otherwise instructed in writing by the applicant concerned, applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Bank and its related companies. The personal data of unsuccessful job applicants may be retained for a maximum of two years from the date when the job application is rejected and such data may be retained for a longer period if there is a subsisting reason that obliges the Bank to do so, after which the personal data will be destroyed.

Additional Information

Career Level
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

A Career with Hang Seng Bank

Hang Seng is committed to service excellence. Our people are our most important asset and play a vital role in our efforts to continually enhance our performance for customers and provide best-in-class products and services. We seek to attract high-calibre talent by offering a dynamic working environment, good career development opportunities and competitive compensation packages.

Additional Company Information

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