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About Michael Page Banking

About Us

Michael Page is a worldwide leader in specialist banking recruitment. We opened our first Asia Pacific office in Hong Kong in 1994, and currently have offices in all major business hubs across the region, including Australia, Singapore, Japan, Malaysia, India and Taiwan. Our strong presence in North and Eastern China extends across Shanghai, Beijing, Pudong and Suzhou. Today, we have two offices in central Hong Kong that specialise in banking recruitment, as well as one in Kowloon and two in Southern China – Shenzhen and Guangzhou.

Specialists In Banking Recruitment

Michael Page Financial Services recruits at all levels of experience, across both global markets and global banking sectors. Managing the fast-paced and high-profile portfolios of finance, banking, operations, risk, insurance, superannuation, lending, and investment and corporate banking, our specialised consultants place qualified candidates into leading banks and non-banking financial institutions across the country.

We proactively partner with a diverse list of clients including investment banks, retail banks, private banks, family office, hedge funds, asset management and insurance companies. With long-established networks in the banking sector, and a balance between strong global reach and niche local knowledge, Michael Page has become the first recruitment choice for ambitious banking professionals.

In a true partnership approach to recruiting, we use our technical understanding of the financial services and banking sector to bring together the brightest jobseekers and the best employers for a successful match. Many of our consultants worked directly in the banking sector before joining Michael Page, and this industry expertise translates into high-quality candidate shortlists and more successful recruitment outcomes.

Testament to the strength of a 40-year-old London-listed company that has more than 150 offices globally, we receive more than 90% of our business from referrals and satisfied repeat clients.

Our Recruitment Expertise

Our dedicated financial services team specialises in recruiting banking professionals across the following areas:

Risk & Compliance:

  • Heads of Compliance – Regional/Country/Product
  • Front Office Compliance Advisory
  • Control Room
  • Monitoring & Surveillance
  • AML – Fraud/Investigations/SARs
  • Regulatory Affairs/Policy
  • Market Risk
  • Credit Risk
  • Valuations
  • Operational Risk
  • Upstream Risk
  • COO

Accounting & Finance:

  • Finance Controller/Director
  • Financial Planning and Analysis
  • Management Accounting
  • Internal Audit
  • Regulatory Reporting
  • Product Control
  • Finance Business Managers/COO

Front Office:

  • Investment Banking/PE
  • Research – Credit & Equity
  • Investment Managers
  • Commodity Finance/Trade Finance
  • Project Finance
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Structured Lending
  • Trade Finance
  • Corporate Banking/Coverage
  • Product Sales
  • Transaction Banking
  • Retail and Priority Banking

Middle Office:

  • Senior Management Roles (Head of Risk / Compliance)
  • Compliance (General, Product, AML, Anti-fraud)
  • Credit Administration
  • Credit Analysis (SME, MNC, FI, LLC)
  • Credit Approval
  • Market Risk
  • Operational Risk

Back Office:

  • Senior Management Roles (CFO, FC, Head of IA, Chief Tax Officer)
  • Financial Analyst
  • Regulatory Reporting
  • Head Office Reporting
  • Internal Audit (Product audit, ops audit, IT audit)
  • Operation (General Ops, Trade, Cash, Treasury)
  • Product Control (Wholesale Banking, Global Markets, Consumer Banking)
  • Tax

Banking Technology:

  • Applications
  • Development
  • Testing
  • Infrastructure
  • Helpdesk/Support
  • Network
  • Program/Project Management
  • Business Analysis
  • Service Delivery
  • IT Consulting
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • Executive Technology Management

Operations:

  • Settlements and Documentation
  • Custody and Clearing
  • Operations Risk Management
  • Reference Data
  • Collateral Management and Valuations
  • Corporate Actions
  • Client Onboarding/Client Services
  • Cash and Payment Operations
  • Project Management/Business Analysts
  • Prime Brokerage

Wealth Management and Superannuation:

  • Financial Planning
  • Employer Relationship Management
  • Member Education and Advice
  • Member and Advisor Services
  • Fund Administration
  • SMSF Accounting

Insurance:

  • Client Services
  • Claims Administration
  • Case Management
  • Underwriters

Other Support Services:

  • Administration and Office Support
  • Human Resources
  • Legal – General Counsel/In-house Counsel
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Property/Facilities Management
  • Procurement