Learning and Development Academy Manager - HSBC Insurance


Technical Skills

  • Compliance
  • Economics
  • Financial Planning
  • Life Insurance
  • Training

Job Description

Learning and Development Academy Manager - HSBC Insurance

Location: Asia Pacific-Hong Kong-Kowloon-Tai Kok Tsui

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.
This role will appeal to a current Learning and Development professional who currently works within an Insurance environment and wishes to broaden commercial impact and contribution OR a current frontline Insurance leader who is developing expertise in Learning design and delivery and is interested in developing these skills in a more formalized way. The role is open to permanent place or contract or consultancy assignment.
We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as Learning and Development Academy Manager.
Principal responsibilities
  • Manage the maintenance of the life insurance training Curriculum and content
  • Work with Learning and Development to oversee the life insurance training agenda and delivery of agreed life insurance learning content to relevant parties
  • Coordinate with other business stakeholders to ensure training curriculum meets regulatory requirements and delivery standard
  • Accredit and upskill Insurance Specialists in Retail Distribution channel and other channels as appropriate on business training, case sharing and system highlight through professional training events
  • Conduct market research to better position the training provided to Insurance Specialists to ensure the concepts and content are clear and competitive in the market
  • A central function to advise the insurance specialist team leaders on their learning duties


  • Degree holder, major in Finance and Economics is preferable
  • Recognised insurance qualification, possess professional qualification of Certified Financial Planner and Certified Public Accountant is definitely an advantage
  • With relevant experience in finance, banking or preferably insurance
  • Strong knowledge of insurance products and financial planning
  • Demonstrated experience and track record relating to Learning delivery within fast moving, complex and demanding corporate environment
  • Demonstrated familiarity with Bank and Insurance regulations, compliance and delivery quality
  • Substantial front line experience preferred
  • Strong communication skills with high written and oral proficiency in English
  • Must be fluent in Cantonese and English with a preference of proficiency in Mandarin 
The ideal candidate would possess the requirements mentioned above, however it is recognized that depending on individual background some of the requirements may have to be attained while in role through development.
You’ll achieve more when you join HSBC.
HSBC is committed to building a culture where all employees are valued, respected and opinions count. We take pride in providing a workplace that fosters continuous professional development, flexible working and opportunities to grow within an inclusive and diverse environment. Personal data held by the Bank relating to employment applications will be used in accordance with our Privacy Statement, which is available on our website.
Employment TypeFull-time
Education LevelBachelor
QualificationCertified Financial Planner (CFP), Certified Public Accountant (HKICPA)
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese, Mandarin (Putonghua)
HSBCPrivate Banking and Wealth Management

1 Queen's Road Central, Central

directions_walk6 mins walk from Central Station