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Risk and Compliance Manager, VP

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Job Description

The organization’s risk management framework ensures that all material risks in each business line are defined, understood, and effectively managed by well-designed policies and controls, and that an organizational structure is in place to provide oversight in managing such risks and other strategic concerns.


This position responsible for executing and maintaining an effective risk management program in the Investment Management businesses in Greater China, encompassing all products and services offered by these entities.  Based in Hong Kong, the incumbent will serve as the risk & compliance specialist, central contact and “risk spokesperson” for all operational risk matters within Greater China.   This role is also supports the Greater China Compliance team on monitoring and surveillance activities.         

  • Work with Head of Risk and Compliance IM APAC risk management to ensure a consistent risk management framework is rolled out across IM APAC, including preparing Risk and Compliance reports for regional and global purposes.
  • Serve as the key point of contact in Greater China on all operational risk issues, providing regular updates on operational risk issues, including prevention, identification, mitigation and resolution.  Identify adverse trends and implement corrective action, as necessary. 
  • Review new business initiatives in Greater China and ensure that risks are appropriately identified and documented prior to submission to Business Approval Committee
  • Maintain (and enhance as required), including training, testing and challenging the business, to ensure an effective risk management regime is in place for the identification, monitoring, mitigation and reporting of risk management issues.  As well as developing an understanding of the related compliance and corporate governance issues. Oversee the Risk Management Platform including the risk control self-assessments, key risk indicators, operational risk events and risk plan.
  • Provide support to the Greater China Compliance team, including performing compliance monitoring reviews and surveillance.
  • Provide appropriate training on risk management to staff 


  • Bachelor or Master's Degree or Professional Qualification
  • Minimum 5 years of working experience in risk management, compliance or similar control functions within financial services, ideally asset management. 
  • English Proficiency
  • Outstanding interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to gain confidence of senior management and challenge the status quo, as appropriate
  • Superior problem solving and analytical skills, ability to work independently
  • Conceptual and strategic/forward thinker.  Ability to foresee changes in the business (both internal and exogenous) and associate those changes to future business impact and risks
  • Knowledge of compliance, economic issues and regulatory environment will be an advantage.

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

As one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers, BNY Mellon Investment Management combines agility, insight and scale to create and deliver strategies and solutions to address our clients' needs. Encompassing BNY Mellon's investment management firms, wealth management organization and global distribution teams, we draw on deep expertise to collaborate with clients and tailor our best ideas and resources to meet their specific needs. We pride ourselves on providing dedicated service through our network of global professionals who have a deep understanding of local requirements. With our extensive experience in anticipating and responding to the investment and financial needs of the world's governments, pension plan sponsors, corporations, foundations, endowments, advisors, intermediaries, individuals and families, and family offices, BNY Mellon Investment Management is dedicated to helping clients reach their goals.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: Hong Kong-Hong Kong-Hong Kong
Job: Compliance
Internal Jobcode: 53473
Organization: IM APAC-HR11404
Requisition Number: 1809874

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