Associate Director - Credit Risk (Basel II/III exp.)

Job Title: Associate Director - Credit Risk (Basel II/III exp.)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: HK$70000 - HK$85000 per annum + benefits
REF: 123465_1505360455
Contact Name: Evgeny Volyanik
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

We are looking for an Associate Director level candidate who will help our client to grow their Risk Consulting team in Hong Kong.

Your main responsibilities:

  • Lead engagements to perform detailed analysis of full mortgage life-cycle operations including origination, underwriting, closing, secondary, servicing and loss management; scope may include business and technology architecture, business processes, business rules, systems, controls, compliance and other aspects of the environment
  • Depending on experience and skills, the role will include the delivery and management of IFRS/HKFRS 9 implementation, Basel III and II capital planning, Basel II IRB credit risk modelling, risk management advisory on ERM, corporate governance peer review, internal audit / internal control projects, credit risk data management, Pillar 2 ICAAP, stress testing, model validation, capital planning, and risk appetite.
  • Develop target state operating models, strategic and tactical recommendations, and implementation roadmaps, incorporating industry intelligence and best practices
  • Identify and communicate technical and strategic matters to both clients and upper management
  • Oversee various engagement personnel
  • Regularly communicate with project sponsors and other interested client parties
  • Manage various facets of engagement including risk management, project acceptance, billing, delivery, and collections
  • Develop and sell new and existing clients, including development of marketing plans and sales strategies


  • A minimum of five years of related work experience in a financial services or/and consulting firm;
  • Strong personality, great communication and client facing skills;
  • Good understanding of common project life cycle or software development life cycle methodologies desired;
  • Have in depth technical/quant knowledge of some of the following:

- Financial Risk Management within banking or securities firms
- Complex Trading Book business processes
- Basel II/III related implementation experience and knowledge preferably on advanced approaches to Credit Risk;
- Capital treatments for equities, interest rate related instruments, currency and commodities, and equity in the trading book under the Basel and HKMA/SFC definitions
- Risk control processes and policy
- Financial instrument valuation and related valuation methodologies as related to the trading book
- Structured financial products
- Experience with FINCAD or SAS is a plus
- Excellent business and technical writing and presentation skills with experience in developing training materials
- Fluent in English. Mandarin is desirable but not essential

If you are interested please APPLY today, and our consultant will give you a call straight away (if you fit the requirements).