Manager Business Planning and Analysis - Global Finance

Job level Senior
Work exp 4 Years To 6 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type
Industry Banking
Job function Banking / Finance > Others
Published On 07/10/2016
ref. 000080LG

Some careers grow faster than others.

If you’re looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential. 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. 

Global Finance is integral to HSBC’s purpose and strategy, playing a valued role in managing costs and deploying capital in the most effective way. Our global team of finance professionals partner with the business to provide trusted insights and forward looking analysis; accuracy; efficiency and control to frame and influence business decisions. 

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Manager Business Planning and Analysis. 

In this role, you will

  • Lead the articulation of the Asia Pacific Retail Banking and Wealth Management results, from both a financial and market position basis.
  • Identify and report on opportunities and weaknesses emerging from actual and relative performance.
  • Assess all aspects of performance, including implication for JAWS, CE ratios and RoRWA.
  • Provide financial analysis for Exco, Board and other committee, where appropriate.
  • Insightful analysis and commentaries for stakeholders, including helping to shape the external reporting storey.
  • Provide key highlights, suggest opportunities and raise concerns for senior management.
  • Work efficiently and effectively, providing reasoned and pragmatic answers within the time constraints which we have to respond.
  • Work flexibly to meet the emerging stakeholder needs.
  • Take the lead on emerging areas of management focus, including ROTE, IFRS and BCBS as examples.
  • Continuously seek opportunities to optimize the working relationship with offshoring team, offshoring more and more tasks and providing ongoing training to allow offshoring team to up skill.
  • Forge strong and effective relationships across Finance, Risk and with key business partners in order to establish effective and productive working relationships.  

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

  • University level degree in a finance or a related discipline.
  • Proven track record in finance business support with practical experience and knowledge of the Retail Banking and Wealth Management businesses.
  • Able to work under time pressure in meeting very tight deadlines.
  • Pragmatic and flexible mindset to identify optimal solutions to ad hoc challenges.
  • Strong influencing and interpersonal skills with proven ability to communicate effectively with a wide array of stakeholders.
  • Strong retail business understanding in order to identify and deliver opportunities to support the business.  

The chosen candidate for this role will be required to undergo enhanced vetting. Subject to local laws, this will require the individual to satisfactorily pass a series of additional checks as part of the recruitment process and on an ongoing basis, if appointed to the role. HSBC Group reserves its position with regard to any steps which it may take in relation to any material adverse findings which arise either when the checks are originally completed, and/or if relevant, on an ongoing basis. For more information about the enhanced vetting for this role please contact the recruiter for this role.  

For further details and application information please visit our career site, search under reference number 000080LG  

You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.  

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Issued by The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited