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Operational Risk ManagerGravitas Recruitment Group
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  • HK$45,000 - 70,000 /month (negotiable)
  • Posted on 23 Oct 2019
Operational Risk ManagerGravitas Recruitment Group

Job Highlights

  • Attractive remuneration package + fringe benefits
  • Well-known brand name, sizeable company
  • Excellent career path

Job Description

The successful incumbent will be experienced within this space and already have solid exposure working with Corporate Clients alike but looking for the next challenge in their fledging career. Also, you will be someone who takes initiative and is results driven! You will part of a team responsible for the safe guarding of the overall Control Framework around Operational Risk and play heavily in the strategy and development of the team.


  • Support creation / update of operational risk policies and standards.
  • Heavily involved in the implementing strategic plans, report results, organize ongoing Operational Risk reviews to mitigate risk.
  • Contribute to country/regional senior management on a regular basis
  • Support feedbacks to Heads of activities on Risk/Controls (reviewing key incidents, validation of Control plan, monitoring of recommendations, escalation and proposition of new controls etc.)
  • Contribute on regulator enquiries / surveys on Operational Risk and Internal Control.
  • Participate on ad hoc basis to projects such as Front to Back Office Risk Assessment, Incident investigation, etc.


  • Strong analytical skills based on 5+ Years within the Operational Risk environment in securities brokerage firm
  • Familiar with SFC regulations and securities products
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to communicate with senior management
  • Show a continuous improvement mindset & problem-solving mindset
  • Bachelor Degree or Master Degree in a Finance, Economics or related topic
  • Fluent in Mandarin/Cantonese and English
  • Good working knowledge of Operational Risk requirements and risk-based monitoring techniques
  • Understanding of governance, risk management and control frameworks
  • Excellent planning, prioritization and documentation skills are essential
  • Enthusiastic, proactive, self-starter with a drive to deliver high quality monitoring standards
  • A proven track record of quickly acquiring new skills and expertise
  • Good quantitative, qualitative analytical skills and problem-solving skills
  • Fluent in English and Chinese is a MUST

What's On Offer

  • Offer attractive remuneration package and comprehensive fringe benefits
  • Well-known brand name, sizeable company
  • Excellent career path and great room for internal mobility

Additional Information

Career Level




Years of Experience


Employment Type

Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

Gravitas Recruitment group is an award winning specialist recruitment firm that has an incredible story of internal growth, succession and success.

With a story that only started around 8 years ago we are now regarded as one of the top executive search firms within the Insurance, IT, and Banking domain covering highly specialised niches across Asia from our hub in Hong Kong - we were recently awarded 'Best Specialist Recruitment Business' at the Global Recruiter APAC awards 2016 and 'Growth Company of the Year' by Recruitment International.

We have grown organically from 3 people to a business of over 150 consultants across six offices (Hong Kong, Singapore and 3 offices in the UK - London, Leeds and Manchester).

We have a fantastic track record of hiring individuals with a flair and enthusiasm for sales who have no experience in recruitment and we have numerous success stories of training graduates into accountable and consistent billing consultants.

We offer a multi-cultural environment, managers that lead from the front, a tangible track record of actualising employee potential, clever market splits and a culture of nurture coupled with empowerment.

Additional Company Information

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