• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 2019-03-24

Chief Control Officer - Group Insurance

  • Full time
  • Hong Kong
  • 24 Mar 19

Chief Control Officer - Group Insurance

Some careers grow faster than others.
If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential.

HSBC Life is a world-class institution where you can specialise in Insurance but enjoy the advantages that come with being part of a leading global international bank. Insurance is about people, and the promises they make. At HSBC Life we help deliver on these promises by providing a wide variety of life insurance products and services to our clients throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

Our employees enjoy a dynamic and innovative workplace and a world of opportunities to develop their careers in a high-profile growing business segment. We empower our team of high-performing individuals to build skills and explore new experiences to realise the full potential of being part of HSBC.

Together we pursue efficient ways of working. We harness the latest data and technology solutions to achieve meaningful outcomes for our clients. The protection we offer creates broad and lasting impact, helping clients to be healthier, more productive and more confident in their futures.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Chief Control Officer.

Principal responsibilities
  • ​Setting and executing the Group Insurance CCO strategy to enhance risk and control management
  • Providing control expertise and opining on the end-to-end health of the control environment
  • Leading the implementation of Group Risk policies and frameworks, such as the Operational Risk Transformation Programme.
  • Managing internal and external audit requirements for Insurance.
  • Represent Insurance at Global and Regional Risk Management Forums and Committees.
  • Coordinating FCR activities including CDD deployment, Screening and TM enhancement.
  • Increasing risk and control awareness and capability within the Insurance business leadership teams.
  • Chairing the Group Insurance First Line of Defence Forum, ensuring holistic coverage of first line risk within Group Insurance


  • ​Previous experience in Risk Management within a global organisation, working across cultures.
  • Ability to present complex issues confidently and concisely to Executive leadership team and Regulators, using simple language and accommodating globally distributed stakeholders.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the external environment (risk, regulatory, political, competitors etc.).
  • Outstanding relationship management, collaboration and influencing skills with experience of positive, challenging interactions with senior executives across multiple functions.
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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