Market Risk Manager

What you’ll do and what success looks like in this role:

  • Handle market risk, liquidity risk, IRRBB, market/liquidity/pricing model methodology, valuation and risk weighted assets calculation & analysis for retail bank setting
  • Participate in member of ALCO, Market Risk Taskforce, and New Product Committee to work closely with Finance Department
  • Develop the risk management systems & infrastructure to enhance risk governance for market, liquidity risk and IRRBB
  • Ensure full compliance with internal risk assessment and external regulatory requirements
  • Involve in HKMA onsite-examinations and actively having frequent dialogues with HKMA in various matters
  • Work on ad hoc projects

What is required and what we’re looking for:

  • Degree holder in Risk Management, Statistics, Quantitative Finance, Financial Engineering or equivalent disciplines
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in the banking industry or financial institutions; experience in risk or treasury systems preferred
  • Holder of professional qualification – CFA, FRM, CIIA or being qualified for Enhanced Competency Framework on Treasury Management will be an advantage
  • Solid knowledge of HKMA requirements and money market
  • Sound knowledge of SQL, VBA or related analytic tools
  • Ability to work with colleagues in different functions and across all levels
  • Ability to work independently and strategically, open to tackling new issues and sounding out new ideas
  • Good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese

WeLab perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Learning and development stipend, because we value lifelong learning and believe the best way to invest in our employees is to encourage them to continue to learn
  • Work hard and laugh lots (chicken wings and french toast, etc.) with a high-performing, fun and diverse team
  • Weekly afternoon teas and fully stocked fridge
  • Coffee stipend
  • Conveniently located office surrounded by diverse and delicious lunch options
  • Lively office with gaming consoles and a ping pong table
  • Fun extracurricular activities with your colleagues like hiking, yoga, badminton, wine tasting, dragon boat racing, rock climbing, etc.
  • Employee referral bonuses

Awards & recognition:

  • KPMG’s 2018 Fintech Top 100 – #7 in China and #23 globally, only Hong Kong fintech recognized on the list for 3 straight years
  • The Asian Banker’s “Best Business Model” and “Best Data Analytics Initiative” in 2018

We offer competitive salary package to the successful candidate. If you are interested in joining this exciting team, please email your resume to us at [email protected]

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