Head of Risk Management

  • 36324
  • Life - Actuarial
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  • Hong Kong
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  • Nov 27, 2019
  • You are responsible for independently challenging the executive management on matters related to risk and to deliver independent, balanced, accessible information and advice on risk issues to the Life Capital APAC Executive Team.
  • You have the responsibility to oversee and ensure compliance with various regulatory requirements.
  • The continuous development and implementation of Risk Governance, Risk Management Framework & Processes and Internal Controls is under your guidance, as well as ensure continuous transparency on organizational risks. This includes delivering on various risk reporting requirements.
  • You will monitor risk exposures including insurance, market, credit, operational risks and emerging risks, identifies top risk issues and work with the Life Capital APAC Executive Team to develop mitigation action plans.
  • You will review large and complex business transactions and provide the Senior Management with a risk view.
  • You will lead a small team in Asia Pacific region and collaborate with the wider Risk Management community to deliver comprehensive risk management services to Life Capital business.
  • You are qualified actuary with at least 10 years of risk management experience, with solid understanding the regulatory frameworks of markets, as well as several years of leadership experience in insurance industry. Other quantitative background with suitable business experience will also be considered.
  • Prior experience with large and diverse risk landscapes and advanced insurance concepts is highly desired.
  • Specific knowledge of primary insurance sales models is required.
  • You have super analytic and modelling abilities and a keen appreciation of sound risk management and actuarial techniques.
  • You apply your experience and judgement with minimal supervision or direction and have the confidence foresight to use your own initiative.
  • You will have excellent commercial awareness.
  • You are strong communicator with great people skills. You are organized, a motivated team player able to collaborate effectively with colleagues globally and are comfortable in a multi-cultural environment.
  • You have the ability to manage a team with senior members.
  • You are an independent thinker - willing to challenge constructively - proactive, curious and keen to explore and learn.
  • You have executive presence and the ability to navigate multiple reporting lines and to lead internal as well as external stakeholders.
  • Your English is excellent, other languages, particularly mandarin are considered advantageous.