UBS Financial Services Middle Office Specialist in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Your role:

Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Are you someone who can conduct complex analyses and extract key findings for stakeholders? Are you able to interpret internal policies and develop practical advice and user guides? Can you examine processes and controls with a fresh pair of eyes, to ensure these are run at the required level of standards? Do you feel comfortable working with senior stakeholders to provide an independent analysis on the risks and gaps of our current processes? We're looking for someone like that who can:

  • Provide timely and action-oriented analysis, as an independent partner, to support the business in making sound decisions.

  • Lead ad-hoc management related projects and remediation initiatives related to operational risk within the equity trade lifecycle services.

  • Act as a face-off to senior stakeholders, both locally and regionally across multiple functions.

  • Perform Key Procedural Control Incidents (KPCi) assessment and testing, to ensure all processes are run to the required standard.

  • Facilitate the governance processes on risk and control, such as driving the relevant meetings and forums.

  • Collaborate with other teams within Trade Lifecycle Service to improve the quality, efficiency and effectiveness of the function.

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working in the Equities Trade Lifecycle Services (TLS) Risk & Control Team within the Middle Office in Hong Kong. Our role is to focus on the control and risk governance across the APAC region. You will work directly with the different teams within Equities TLS, covering all aspects of trade and lifecycle & P&L processes.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • A university degree

  • Over 5 years of experience in a middle office environment, preferably within the financial services industry.

  • A Strong risk mindset, problem-solving and synthesizing skills.

  • Experience in risk management (1st or 2nd line).

  • Some experience in people management and staff development.

You are:

  • A self-starter with a strong analytical skills, and someone who pay attention to details.

  • Organized and disciplined in prioritizing work, documentation and meeting deadlines.

  • A team player who collaborates well with different functions from different locations.

  • Someone who has a keen interest in financial markets, and how these affect our risk and control framework.

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 178059BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Middle Office Specialist

City: Hong Kong

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Hong Kong

Function Category: Operations