Job ref no.: CT3118295-01#0145
Hang Seng Bank

Chief Investment Officer

Hang Seng Bank

Insurance

Hang Seng Bank was one of Hong Kong's bancassurance pioneers with insurance business footprint started since 1965. Over the years, Hang Seng Bank has been committed to serve its customers by providing full spectrum of insurance products including Life Insurance manufacturing, distribution of General Insurance and Medical products, and MPF business.

Insurance is a fast-growing business and is one of the key drivers of Hang Seng Bank. As a well-established insurance entity, we take care of every need of our customers with an optimized service excellence through the Bank’s retail and commercial network, with a dedicated team of professionals in place.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our department as Chief Investment Officer.

Investment is one of the key sources of profit as well as risk to the company and sound management of investment is paramount to the success of business. The jobholder is responsible for day to day investment management and development of the Company which has rapidly growing fund size (Assets under Management including Equities, Fixed Income, Alternative Investment etc).

   

Principal Responsibilities

  • Develop the investment strategies for Hang Seng Insurance Company Limited (HSIC) funds to optimize the return/risk profile within the constraints of liability matching and restrictions arising from capital, accounting, tax, regulatory, compliance and other considerations.
  • Recommend and implement appropriate fund structures / investment vehicles to maximize investment efficiency.
  • Build and maintain a sound investment risk framework for all investment risks and ensure corporate governance standards are met.
  • Deliver fair outcomes for our customers and ensure own conduct maintains the orderly and transparent operation of financial markets
  • Manage relationships with fund managers, investment bankers, consultants, Actuary, Finance, Product, Risk, Group Insurance and other areas in relation to the investment matters

 

Requirements:

  • University graduate
  • Over ten years industry experience
  • Strong investment knowledge, CFA an advantage
  • Fellow of a recognized actuarial organization an advantage
  • Practical experience of investment & ALM in an insurance context an advantage
  • Strong quantitative and programming skills. Practical experience using Excel, BVA, Prophet and stochastic modeling techniques an advantage.
  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills, ability to think “outside the box" and conceptualize solutions to complex issues
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Innovative and strategic thinker, results oriented.

 

All information provided by applicants will be used only for recruitment purposes and will be used strictly in accordance with the Bank's personal data policies, a copy of which may be obtained by the applicant upon request. Unless otherwise instructed in writing by the applicant concerned, applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Bank and its related companies. The personal data of unsuccessful job applicants may be retained for a maximum of two years from the date when the job application is rejected and such data may be retained for a longer period if there is a subsisting reason that obliges the Bank to do so, after which the personal data will be destroyed.

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Job ref no. CT3118295-01#0145
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Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 10 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Senior management level
Education
  • Degree