Business Standards Manager, Group Insurance - HSBC Insurance

Job level Middle
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Banking
Job function Accounting > Others
Banking / Finance > Others
Insurance > Others
Published On 07/10/2016
ref. 0000845C

Some careers have more impact than others.

If you’re looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you’ll be. Whether you want a career that could take you to the top, or simply take you in an exciting new direction, HSBC offers opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.

HSBC Insurance provides a comprehensive range of life products and services to suit the every possible need of our personal, commercial, corporate, institutional and private banking customers. As a leader in new life insurance business and Hong Kong’s largest administrator of retirement schemes, the business serves this diverse client portfolio from its management offices in Hong Kong and through a wide network of banking, consumer finance and insurance subsidiaries throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Business Standards Manager, Group Insurance.

In this role, you will

  • Work with stakeholders across Insurance, Lines of Business and Functions at global, regional and country levels to translate Group Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance strategy into effective global execution and implementation plans, assessing cross Group and local impacts as appropriate.  
  • Manage the transition of the Global Standards Programme to the business across Global Insurance
  • Ensure effective governance structures are in place to enable oversight, control and monitoring of strategy execution and implementation plans
  • Engage with stakeholders locally to identify themes and emerging issues for Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance across Global Insurance
  • Identify and execute on opportunities to drive improvements in Insurance capability to maintain oversight of Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance services performed outside of Insurance but on behalf of the Insurance business
  • Engage with stakeholders locally to identify themes and emerging issues across Global Insurance
  • Provide constructive challenge to existing practices and proposed initiatives and generate new and innovative solutions to address complex issues facing Global Insurance
  • Apply external market knowledge and benchmarks and internal benchmarks and insights to identify opportunities to improve performance and practices
  • Serve as the primary interface between the Insurance business community and Group Chief Operating Officer on all Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance topics.
  • Leverage the Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance Group infrastructure to support Insurance needs.
  • Identify areas of need, develops levels of awareness of available resources and mobilize existing resources to provide information support to the protection of the Insurance Franchise against all aspects of Financial Crime.

To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements

  • University Degree Holder in Accountancy, Finance, Business Administration, Technology or related field
  • Ability to communicate effectively and confidently across cultures and at all levels of the organisation
  • Significant Financial Crime and or Regulatory Compliance experience within Banking or Insurance settings
  • Proven ability to analyse situations and solve operational problems
  • Experience of working in a complex financial services organisation.
  • Demonstrable strong insurance business knowledge
  • Able to plan, track and control operational activities
  • Knowledge of the external environment, regulatory, political, competitors etc.
  • Drive and motivation to ensure delivery in a challenging environment
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Track record of positive interactions with Senior Executives across the business
  • Proven ability to articulate complex issues concisely in the language of the business
  • Relationship management, collaboration and influencing skills

For further details and application information please visit our career site, search under reference number 0000845C

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