Senior Operational Risk Manager

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

  • Assist business units to apply operational risk management tools to help identifying, assessing, monitoring and controlling operational risk
  • Conduct reviews to identify possible operational risks and provide recommendations to address the control weakness; monitor the implementation progress of the enhanced controls
  • Conduct due diligence pertaining to new products/ services as well as insourced/ outsourced activities, give advice on operational risk management matters
  • Work closely with business/ support units to effectively manage operational risk in accordance with legal, regulatory and internal requirements
  • Co-ordinate the establishment and ensure self-assessment is being conducted within own unit on risk toolkits such as Key Risk Indicators
  • Lead and manage team members to perform daily work
  • Work on ad hoc projects

What is required and what we’re looking for:

  • Degree holder in Finance, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting or equivalent disciplines
  • Holder of relevant Professional Qualification (eg. HKIB) will be an advantage
  • Minimum 8 years experience in financial industry with 5 years experience in operational risk or fraud risk management in banking industry, preferably from retail banking environment
  • Control conscious with strong sense in risk awareness
  • Good logical thinking and analytical skill
  • Able to work independently with minimum supervision and a good team player as well
  • Good oral and written English and Chinese
  • Candidate with less experience will be considered as Manager

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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