VP, Regulatory Compliance

Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Discretionary Bonus
REF: BBBH190152_1515405055

Our client is a leading international Banking Group with a strong presence in Asia across investment banking, global markets, corporate banking, private banking and asset management. As part of continued growth, an outstanding opportunity has arisen for an experienced professional in the Regulatory Compliance (SFC and/or HKMA) area to join their regional team based in Hong Kong.

Reporting to the Head of the function, you will be a senior member of the Regulatory Compliance regional team with primary responsibilities dealing with the Hong Kong regulators and exchanges whilst providing support on handling regulators in the various Asia locations. You will build strong relationships with the various regulators (SFC, HKMA, Exchanges) and be the key liaison with the firm on regulatory matters, driving regulatory compliance and risk awareness and being involved in regulatory discussions across the region and globally. You will respond to regulatory inquiries, coordinate on consultation, inspections and examinations, provide updates on regulatory changes, track changes on policies. Working closely with the business and management team, you will provide business advisory on regulatory matters and transactions related regulatory issues as well as regulatory impacts that may arise from firm-wide / business changes.

To qualify, individuals must possess:

  • Minimum 8+ years relevant experience in compliance, legal, regulatory, audit functions gained from corporate banks, investment banks and / or securities brokerages preferred, other financial institutions with strong relevance would be considered.
  • Relevant experience from Regulators (SFC, HKMA), Exchanges, Big 4 or Law Firms would also be considered.
  • Less experienced candidates would be considered at AVP level.
  • Strong knowledge of SFC or HKMA regulations would be beneficial
  • Good commercial mindset with ability to balance regulatory risk and commercial aspects
  • Excellent communication skills in speaking and reading / writing English and ideally Chinese

Contact Chloe Yang (852) 3103 4311 or quoting reference number AH 190152.

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