Global Standards Manager, Group Insurance - HSBC Insurance


Technical Skills

  • Accountancy
  • Compliance
  • Life Insurance
  • Relationship Management
  • Translation

Job Description

Global Standards Manager, Group Insurance - HSBC Insurance

Location: Asia Pacific-Hong Kong-Hong Kong Island-Central

Some careers have more impact than others.
If you’re looking for a career where you can make a real impression, join HSBC and discover how valued you’ll be.
HSBC Insurance provides a comprehensive range of life products and services to suit the every possible need of our personal, commercial, corporate, institutional and private banking customers. As a leader in new life insurance business and Hong Kong’s largest administrator of retirement schemes, the business serves this diverse client portfolio from its management offices in Hong Kong and through a wide network of banking, consumer finance and insurance subsidiaries throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Business Standards Manager, Group Insurance.
Principal responsibilities
  • Work with stakeholders across Insurance, Lines of Business and Functions at global, regional and country levels to translate Group Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance strategy into effective global execution and implementation plans, assessing cross Group and local impacts as appropriate.  
  • Manage the transition of the Global Standards Programme to the business across Global Insurance
  • Ensure effective governance structures are in place to enable oversight, control and monitoring of strategy execution and implementation plans
  • Engage with stakeholders locally to identify themes and emerging issues for Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance across Global Insurance
  • Identify and execute on opportunities to drive improvements in Insurance capability to maintain oversight of Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance services performed outside of Insurance but on behalf of the Insurance business
  • Engage with stakeholders locally to identify themes and emerging issues across Global Insurance
  • Provide constructive challenge to existing practices and proposed initiatives and generate new and innovative solutions to address complex issues facing Global Insurance
  • Apply external market knowledge and benchmarks and internal benchmarks and insights to identify opportunities to improve performance and practices
  • Serve as the primary interface between the Insurance business community and Group Chief Operating Officer on all Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance topics.
  • Leverage the Financial Crime Compliance and Regulatory Compliance Group infrastructure to support Insurance needs.
  • Identify areas of need, develops levels of awareness of available resources and mobilize existing resources to provide information support to the protection of the Insurance Franchise against all aspects of Financial Crime.


  • University Degree Holder in Accountancy, Finance, Business Administration, Technology or related field
  • Ability to communicate effectively and confidently across cultures and at all levels of the organisation
  • Significant Financial Crime and or Regulatory Compliance experience within Banking or Insurance settings
  • Proven ability to analyse situations and solve operational problems
  • Experience of working in a complex financial services organisation.
  • Demonstrable strong insurance business knowledge
  • Able to plan, track and control operational activities
  • Knowledge of the external environment, regulatory, political, competitors etc.
  • Drive and motivation to ensure delivery in a challenging environment
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills
  • Track record of positive interactions with Senior Executives across the business
  • Proven ability to articulate complex issues concisely in the language of the business
  • Relationship management, collaboration and influencing skills
You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.
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Employment TypeFull-time
Education LevelBachelor
HSBCPrivate Banking and Wealth Management

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