Regional Head of Compliance - HK/Shanghai
Newly created position
Greater China coverage, based in Hong Kong or Shanghai
About Our Client
This role is responsible to enhance a culture of compliance and lead the development and implementation of the Group compliance programs in the region. This role will provide independent oversight of the compliance function in the region and assess and monitor the adequacy and effectiveness of regulatory compliance controls.
- Implementation of Group Compliance strategy in the region and oversight of regional Compliance matters to ensure alignment.
- Providing strategic direction and acting as a point of technical compliance delivery for the region to bring the region up to the expected compliance standard of both the Group and any relevant regulators within the region.
- Develop internal relationships to ensure commitment throughout compliance agendas.
The Successful Applicant
You should be a qualified lawyer with over 10 years of experience in the region. Prior in-house experience will be preferred but candidates from leading law firms are also welcomed to apply. You must possess strong communication, problem solving, and leadership skills.
Excellent level of English and Chinese will be required.
What's on Offer
Competitive salary package and regional exposure.