Careers

 

Here at McKenzie International Investments we realise that our people are at the heart of what we do.

An equal opportunities employer we are always on the lookout for passionate and professional individuals that demonstrate client-focused skill sets.

If you are interested in a career in a high pressure, energetic, rewarding work environment, please see our current vacancies:

MANAGER - OPERATIONAL RISK Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong

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ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Besides supervising a team of 7 Operational Risk Analysts The mission will rely on the following:
Implementation of the RISK ORC CIB Target Operating Model in Hong Kong
Contribute to the transversal and EMEA projects
Work in strong coordination with the RISK ORC CIB Global Banking EMEA teams
Operationally contribute to insert in Hong Kong the new OR activities, and make the existing ones evolve, in line with the transversal and EMEA program
Representation RISK ORC CIB, towards the 1st line of defense and in particular
Participate in the supervision of CIB activities in Hong Kong
Contribute to the 1st line of defense community of Hong Kong to share and ensure the respect of norms, or methodologies and procedures as well as correct Risk Assessment identification and operations
Be CIB referent on the diverse topics and expertise covered by RISK ORC and RISK ORC CIB, by appealing as much as needed to the experts of the operational risk network
Supervise, as 2nd line of defense, the Operational Risk and the Permanent Control framework with the aim of making sure of the correct application of the adequate set up and risk management
Realization and analysis of Risk assessment carried out by the local Entities / “Metiers” / Functions
Review and assessment of Internal Control reporting towards internal or external parties
Realization of Independent testing including specific activity / process reviews
Contribute in organizing in Lisbon articulation with RISK ORC CIB Anti-Fraud
Participate, on request, to transverse projects within RISK ORC CIB by representing the users view related to
Elaboration of the norms and methodologies on Operational Risk and Permanent Control System
Support the 1st Line of Defense (including OPC teams) for the deployment of the regulatory framework and / or in their relations with the local supervisors
Fraud
CIB Anti-Fraud mandate is applicable to the entire CIB perimeter and articulated around 5 pillars:
Awareness: animation, training
Protection: prevention, detection
Reaction: investigation, remediation
Information
Coordination with RISK ORC CIB network
As 2nd line of defense, CIB Anti-Fraud analyze risks for all CIB activities
As 2nd line of defense, CIB Anti-Fraud supervise control set-up and testing results for all CIB activities realized by the 1Lst line of defense
To participate when necessary to the anti-fraud community which includes fraud correspondents across Europe and RISK ORC CIB AF centrally

PROFILE

Master Degree in a numerate (Engineering, Mathematics, Physics) or Audit, Finance related degree
Minimum experience of 8 years in relevant areas
Good knowledge of the CIB businesses, products and processes (Corporate Banking and the Credit Process or on Global Markets or on Fraud)
Interest and / or experience in the Operational Risk Management
Global knowledge of the norm context and regulatory requirements
Experience in a Business Line, IG/Audit or RISK appreciated
Solid communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to manage and motivate teams
Dynamic and proactive
Analytical and synthetic

Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong
Job Type: Standard / Permanent
Job: RISKS
Education Level: Master Degree or equivalent (> 4 years)
Experience Level: Not Indicated
Schedule: Full-time

SENIOR JAVA DEVELOPER Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong

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MI2 works with wealthy individuals to create investment, wealth advisory, financing and lifestyle solutions that closely match our clients’ unique financial objectives. Working within a development team providing design, coding, and unit testing software for the enterprise data hub. The data hub is at the heart of a renewed focus on extracting value from the vast amounts of data used in the Wealth and Investment Management businesses. The group delivers the core Enterprise Data Warehouse, a number of real-time data services, business intelligence and other services such as data archiving and information lifecycle management. The group uses the latest technologies, both closed and open source, from a variety of vendors. Microsoft SQL Server and Java are both at the heart of the platforms.

This vacancy is specifically for a Technical lead who has a passion for learning about exciting new technologies. The role will involve building and maintaining this complex system during a period of significant new investment and expansion

Your Role

Design of web service in line with functional and non-functional requirements
Develop, deploy, and monitor SOAP and RESTful web services and web service clients
Ensure correct tooling in place for development, testing & monitoring purposes
Implementing policies for security, reliability and service optimisation
Configure web service with SSL/TLS
Generating Web services contracts
Provide Technical direction for team
Define Technical Standards
Input into techincal design solutions
Maintain Technical Documentation

Essential Skills/Basic Qualifications:
Strong computer scientist with a good appreciation of the fundamental principles of relational database technology other fundamentals
Java, SOAP and RESTful web services development skills
SQL development skills, Server 2012 or greater
Autosys

Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong
Job Type: Standard / Permanent
Job: RISKS
Education Level: Educated to degree level or above, preferably in computer science or a closely related discipline.
Experience Level: Not Indicated
Schedule: Full-time
Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:
Educated to degree level or above, preferably in computer science or a closely related discipline.
Maven
Jenkins
GIT \ Bitbucket
Powershell
Chef

MIDDLE OFFICE SPECIALIST Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong

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Job Purpose

As the Middle Office Specialist, your primary role is to mitigate the Firm’s exposure to outstanding commitments in the future or off balance sheet by actively managing a collateral support program. You will support the bi-lateral OTC/ Exchange Traded (Cleared) Derivative Collateral Management, along with Mortgage TBA collateral efforts for both the General Account (Insurance Client) and External Institutional Client businesses in operational and information technology matters to ensure that the collateral management process operates efficiently, timely and error free.

Key Responsibilities

Trade and exposure analysis
Workflow and monitoring of both internal and external regulatory requirements
Various collateral agreement review and guidelines
Counterparty interaction and relationship stewardship
Daily derivative valuation inputs and analysis of prices/ index curves
Clear and effective communication across the value chain
Assist with research and general queries.

Adaptable to work in an ever-changing multi-tasked environment with high priorities, varying workloads and strict deadlines.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal and writing skills to effectively communicate with professional individuals in and outside the Firm.

Critical Skills

Critical Thinking: Thoughtful process of analyzing data and problem solving data to reach a well-reasoned solution.
Team Mentality: Partnering effectively to drive our culture and execute on our common goals.
Business Acumen: Appreciation and understanding of the financial services industry in order to make sound business decisions.
Learning Agility: Openness to new ways of thinking and acquiring new skills to retain a competitive advantage.
Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong
Job Type: Standard / Permanent
Job: MIDDLE OPS
Education Level: Undergraduate degree in finance, accounting, and/or business administration.
Experience Level: 2-5 years of experience in Collateral Management or Securities Operations experience a plus.
Strong knowledge and use of technology required to support a Collateral Management environment including MS office suite (Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Outlook).
Demonstrate familiarity of Derivatives and Fixed Income Securities
Schedule: Full-time

SENIOR COMPILANCE MANAGER Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong

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POSITION SUMMARY

Keeps abreast of regulatory and legal developments governing bank operations, products and services. Plans, coordinates and evaluates designated programs to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Facilitate designated components of Compliance Management System (CMS) Policies and Programs
Develops and delivers presentation of compliance and risk information to management and board of directors
Provides subject matter expertise for regulatory requirements for assigned line of business
Communicate and document technical compliance advice and guidance through use of Central Compliance approved communication and protocols
Proactively inform business line management of applicable regulatory initiatives
Develop, implement and maintain enterprise risk assessments
Fully document processes where there are compliance and other risks present
Coordinate materials for compliance and operational audits
Assist line of business in developing appropriate controls to mitigate risks
In cooperation with lines of business resources, develop new and maintain current operating and compliance policies and procedures
Participate in projects to implement new or revised regulations
Establish and administer monitoring programs
All employees are responsible for internal controls in the performance of their assigned duties. Internal Control responsibilities are established in various policies, procedures, and documents, including the Code of Conduct.

MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS

5+ years experience in audit or risk management in a bank or bank regulatory agency
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
CRCM certification (or similar) preferred
Subject Matter expertise
High level of experience in compliance
Expert in Microsoft Office Suite - including Sharepoint
In-depth and wide-ranging knowledge of regulations, laws, company policies and procedures
Ability to develop and present compliance strategies
Deep understanding of all aspects of implementing and managing compliance programs
Proven risk management competencies
Project management experience
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Self-discipline with high degree of self-management
Ability to work in conflict oriented environments
Primary Location: PT-11-Hong Kong
Job Type: Standard / Permanent
Job: RISKS
Education Level: Educated to degree level or above, preferably in computer science or a closely related discipline.
Experience Level: 5 Years +
Schedule: Full-time
Desirable skills/Preferred Qualifications:
Educated to degree level or above


If you have exceptional talent in an area that is not specified above, we are open to considering applications from individuals who can add value to our established team.

For further information or to make an application, please contact us at hr@mckenzieinternationalinvestments.com.