GM, Head of Trade Finance Operations (Bank)

Job Title: GM, Head of Trade Finance Operations (Bank)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry: Financial Services
Reference: 56962_1719569976
Contact Name: Emily Leung
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Job Description

GM, Head of Trade Finance Operations (Bank)

  • Leading and managing overall Trade Finance Operations
  • Sound digital project management
  • Strong people management

About the company

Our client is a leading and well-established retail banking group in Hong Kong. Due to their recent expansion, they are now looking for a Head (GM) position for their Trade Finance Operations team.

About the role

Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will lead a trade finance operation team and responsible for managing daily operation of Trade Finance settlement, overall processing and related efficiency enhancement projects. You are in a Dept Head role to ensure the export and import financing of all types of trade finance products are properly recorded and managed. You will oversee the end-to-end procedures and suggest workflow streamline whenever necessary. You will handle regulatory reporting of trade finance portfolio and ensure the settlement processing is completed in accordance with HKMA guidelines. In addition, you will actively participate in on-going system upgrade and digital transformation projects as assigned.

The successful applicant

To qualify, the successful individual must possess:

  • Degree holder.
  • Minimum 12-15 years of relevant experience in Trade Finance operations and settlement in sizable banks with at least 5 years in managerial level.
  • Excellent knowledge in trade finance products and related regulatory requirements is a must.
  • Good analytical mind, strong leadership and sound project management skills.
  • Proficient in spoken and written English and Chinese (both Cantonese and Mandarin).

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Emily Leung at +852 3180 4913 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.