Head of Legal and Compliance, Commercial Bank, 1288 (HK$1.5 Mil – HK$2 Mil p.a.)

Lead (more than 10 years)


Technical Skills

  • Anti Money Laundering (AML)
  • Compliance
  • Corporate Communications
  • Training

Job Description

Head of Legal and Compliance, Commercial Bank, 1288 (HK$1.5 Mil – HK$2 Mil p.a.)

Location: Hong Kong

Hong Kong Based * Permanent * Sizeable Banking Corporation

About Our Client

Our client is one of the leading Commercial Banking Corporation with strong presence in Hong Kong and China.

Job Description:

  • Act as the Head of the Legal and Compliance Department for Hong Kong Branch Office
  • Provide independent legal and compliance advisory service to the commercial banking business in Hong Kong
  • Provide support and training on AML/CFT to management and all level of staff
  • Provide advices on legal matters, liaise with and serve as the point of contact between the Bank and external solicitors
  • Keep update on the applicable regulatory developments impacting the Bank's businesses and provide advices on these regulatory developments
  • Involve in the design, management and implementation of the legal, compliance and AML/CFT framework of the branch office
  • Act as the contact point with the regulatory authorities, and other Key Persons, i.e. CO and MLRO of the branch office
  • Coordinate with the legal & compliance function in the Head Office in relation to group level project, policies and procedures

Job Requirements

  • University degree in Law with relevant professional qualifications
  • Minimum 10 years PQE with legal and compliance experience, preferably in-house counsel commercial banks
  • Sound Knowledge in Experience in regulatory requirements, i.e. HKMA & SFC and AML/CFT matters
  • Strong organizational skills and communication skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communications, fluency in Mandarin is an advantage

What’s On Offer

Excellent and competitive package.

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Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelLead (more than 10 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish, Mandarin (Putonghua)
Sloane ManhattanHuman Resources and Recruitment

616-617, Tower Two, Lippo Centre 89 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong

directions_walk6 mins walk from Admiralty Station