The Insurance Authority (IA) is an insurance regulator established under the Insurance Ordinance (Cap. 41). The principal function of IA is to regulate and supervise the insurance industry for the promotion of the general stability of the insurance industry and for the protection of existing and potential...

The Insurance Authority (IA) is an insurance regulator established under the Insurance Ordinance (Cap. 41). The principal function of IA is to regulate and supervise the insurance industry for the promotion of the general stability of the insurance industry and for the protection of existing and potential policy holders. IA took over the supervision of insurance intermediaries from the three Self-Regulatory Organizations in September 2019 and has become the sole regulator for granting licences and setting conduct requirements for the insurance intermediaries in Hong Kong.

 

IA now invites applications for the following position:

Assistant Manager (Non-life Business)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Southern District
Employment type Permanent
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Medical plan, MPF
Industry Government / Civil Services / Public Sector / Public Utilities
Job function Government / Social Services > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Insurance > Others
Published On 15/04/2021
ref. AM/GB/2/21

Reporting to the Senior Manager (SM) (Non-life Business), the incumbent will undertake the following:

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform prudential supervision of authorized non-life insurers
  • Participate in conducting inspection and monitoring non-life insurers' compliance with regulatory requirements
  • Support initiatives to promote the non-life insurance market of Hong Kong
  • Other duties as assigned by senior management to facilitate the administration of the statutory functions of IA

 

Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics, statistics or actuarial science. Qualified CPA or actuary is recommended
  • Minimum 3 years’ relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of the local regulatory requirements, insurance products, industry practices and market dynamics relating to the insurance business
  • Work experience in a local or overseas insurance regulatory agency or non-life actuarial practices is preferred
  • Strong problem-solving, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills, and able to work in a team in a collaborative environment
  • Able to work independently and under pressure
  • Strong command of English; good command of Chinese will be an advantage

 

Remuneration Package

A competitive remuneration package commensurate with the successful candidate’s experience and qualifications will be offered.

 

Application

Review of the applications will start as soon as possible and continue until the post is filled. Interested applicants may send a letter of application quoting the reference number in the heading, together with a full resume stating public examination and university academic results as well as current and expected salaries to  

 

The Insurance Authority is an equal opportunities employer. Applicants not invited for an interview within 2 months from the submission date may assume their applications unsuccessful. Applications may be considered for other suitable positions within IA. All applications will be handled in strict confidence and the information collected will only be used for recruitment purposes. All information on non-shortlisted applicants will be destroyed after 6 months from the submission of their applications.