Posted on 2021-10-13
Hang Seng Bank Limited

Insurance Finance Control Manager (Contract)

Hang Seng Bank Limited

Financial Control Division - Insurance Business Finance Department

Hang Seng's Financial Control Division works closely with the Bank's stakeholders, including business partners, shareholders, regulators and external examiners. We function as their accountants and business partners in providing comprehensive information on financial management, financial planning, financial reporting and compliance, capital planning and reporting, financial control & SOX control, tax advisory, insurance finance, and treasury and investment finance.  

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our department as Insurance Finance Control Manager (Contract).


Principal responsibilities

  • Work effectively with wider onshore and offshore team to prepare financial information and other internal and external reports for various stakeholders
  • Observe stringent regulatory/ group reporting requirements as well as SOX requirements
  • Coordinating internal and external audit, SOX, and internal control
  • Oversight work performed by offshore team
  • Support implementation of new Hong Kong Financial Reporting Standards (i.e. IFRS 17) or other regulations related
  • Participate in system enhancement/ development project, provide business user requirements, review and comment on account mapping and related UAT result where necessary.
  • Good business sense, coupled with good business partnering and ability to work collaboratively with different stakeholders
  • Maintain proper accounting records and procedure manuals
  • Support ad hoc matters and administration tasks related to the Department.



  • University degree in Finance, Accounting or a related discipline with a recognised professional accounting qualification an advantage
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience in accounting/actuarial/ auditing, with knowledge of insurance industry and financial products an advantage.
  • Candidates with IFRS 17 knowledge, investment accounting, financial reporting in insurance companies and/or Big 4 audit work experience preferred
  • Ability to work independently under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong analytical mind with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Sound knowledge of application software such as MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English and Chinese

(Candidates with less experience will be considered for Assistant Manager role.)

The health and safety of our employees and candidates is very important to us. Due to the current situation related to the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV), we’re leveraging our digital capabilities to ensure we can continue to recruit top talent at the HSBC Group. As your application progresses, you may be asked to use one of our digital tools to help you through your recruitment journey. If so, one of our Resourcing colleagues will explain how our video-interviewing technology will be used throughout the recruitment process and will be on hand to answer any questions you might have.

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 Function
Employment Term
  • Contract
  • Full-time
  • 6 years - 20 years or above
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree