Intesa Sanpaolo (www.intesasanpaolo.com), Italy’s largest bank and the 6th largest financial institution in the Eurozone are now seeking an experienced Head of Operations to join our Hong Kong Asian HUB Branch. Reporting to the Head of Accounting & Operations, the Head of Operations will manage...

Intesa Sanpaolo (www.intesasanpaolo.com), Italy’s largest bank and the 6th largest financial institution in the Eurozone are now seeking an experienced Head of Operations to join our Hong Kong Asian HUB Branch. Reporting to the Head of Accounting & Operations, the Head of Operations will manage 3 departments under operations covering the following central responsibilities:

Head of Operations

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 10 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Banking
Job function Banking / Finance > Capital Markets
Banking / Finance > Investment & Securities
Banking / Finance > Operations
Published On 16/11/2016
  • To manage the three departments under Operations (Bills, Remittance and Settlement) to ensure everyday smooth functioning
  • Liaise and co-operate with other departments on operational issues and other assignments/projects
  • Liaise with and give suggestion to management relating to operational issues
  • Handle irregularities and customer’s complaints on operational issues
  • As one of staff on duty for CLS In/Out Swaps on holidays
  • To relieve the four operations department heads when necessary and when they are on leaves
  • Review daily report on the non-receipt of funds from Nostro Banks relating to Operations, monitor the status and follow-up actions
  • Review of overdue items, monitor the status and follow - up actions
  • Monitor the projects / simulation tests / drills organized by HKICL and HKMA relating to Operations
  • To develop, update and implement the procedures and controls relevant to the departments under Operations
  • To review and update the Lists of Conditions related to operations


The candidate should evidence strong skills in the areas of Import and Export Bills, Settlement and Remittance, strong organizational and planning skills, ability to work independently and under pressure, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and prior management experience. The successful candidate should be a university degree holder with major in either finance or accounting and have at least 10+ years of past qualification experience in a management position of operations in a banking industry.

An attractive remuneration will be commensurate with experience.  Interested parties are asked to send detailed resume with salary range to:

Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A., Hong Kong Branch
Human Resources Department,
Units 8102-05 & 06A, Level 81 International Commerce Centre, No. 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong
or email to susanna.ng@intesasanpaolo.com

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