Consulting - Financial Services Risk Management – Insurance Sector Regulatory Focus, Senior Manager

Hong Kong, China
Competitive remuneration package
22 Apr 2021
22 May 2021
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Full time
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Consulting - Financial Services Risk Management – Insurance Sector Regulatory Focus, Senior Manager / Manager

Across the banking and capital markets, insurance, asset management, energy and corporate treasury sectors, our clients require integrated risk management and regulatory advice. You’ll help them by providing strategy and implementation support. You’ll work in high-performing teams alongside risk management professionals, quantitative analysts, risk technology architects, control professionals and former regulators. Together, you’ll help clients better assess and improve their risk and regulatory frameworks.

Your career is yours to shape. But we’ll provide a structured framework that allows you to grow. And with a network stretching around the globe, you’ll gain valuable insight across industries and geographies. So whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

The opportunity

We are currently looking for individuals with experience working in the Insurance sector or advising Insurance clients and who possess strong regulatory, risk management and internal controls knowledge to join the EY Financial Services Risk Management team.

Your key responsibilities

  • Design, implement and/or deliver reviews of compliance programs
  • Conduct assessments of regulatory risk at all levels of EY clients’ corporate structures
  • Provide advisory services to clients on the development and implementation of policies, procedures, systems and controls, comparing against Hong Kong regulatory requirements and international best practices as well as identifying opportunities for enhancement
  • Work with clients to respond to the findings of regulatory examinations and support the resolution of issues
  • Lead and help deliver regulatory compliance, risk assessment and business process control reviews, including the development of project and work plans / approaches
  • Develop innovative solutions to clients to help implement change triggered by regulatory issues, including the development of implementation strategies and providing support throughout implementation phases
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of regulatory developments both locally and internationally, and support internal training initiatives with the wider team
  • Participate in the identification of market trends / hot topics and support the development of thought leadership/market-facing points of view
  • Identify and participate in the development of business relationships and revenue opportunities with clients
  • Skills and attributes for success

  • Experience in analyzing or advising clients / business stakeholders on current and emerging Hong Kong regulatory matters will be a definite advantage
  • Ability to interact with executive levels of client and EY management
  • Requirements:

    To qualify for the role you must have

  • University degree majoring in risk management, accounting, analytics, actuarial, information systems or business related subjects
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with Hong Kong, Asia-Pacific and global insurance regulations
  • Practical experience across disciplines such as conduct risk / regulatory advisory / internal controls / distribution risk / intermediary oversight and governance / operational resilience regulatory risk management / risk analytics / risk and internal control frameworks
  • At least seven years’ experience in the financial services industry, preferably in a reputable international accounting/advisory/consulting organization or multinational insurance company or insurance regulator
  • Knowledge in analyzing regulations and proposed regulatory changes
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong communication skills in English and Chinese (spoken and written) 
  • Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Working knowledge of Conduct Risk management and related frameworks
  • Experience/knowledge of risk reporting and management information
  • An understanding of Operational Resilience/Business Continuity
  • Experience and knowledge with insurance products (Life and/or non-Life)
  • Agency and Broker business and related insurance distribution models
  • Effective time management and project management, interpersonal and influencing skills are essential
  • An entrepreneurial mindset, client-service oriented and accustomed to taking a proactive approach
  • Relevant professional qualifications such as HKICPA, CFA, FRM are preferred 
  • Strong project management and coordination skills 
  • An international outlook having worked for large multinational clients or across multiple geographies
  • What working at EY offers

  • Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around
  • Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career
  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you
  • If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

    Join us in building a better working world.

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