Assistant Vice President / Senior Manager, Import Trade Finance Operations

Assume the responsibility as functional lead of Import Team, responsible for the overall performance of the Team and managing all the job functions of the team.

China CITIC Bank International Limited - Hong Kong - Full time

Salary: Competitive

Key Responsibilities

  • Support Import trade product development on both product and operation levels, review and/or revamp the respective operation procedures in order to mitigate the associated risk factor when offering such product type to customers;
  • Responsible for ensuring the smooth running of daily operations in Import Team;
  • Understand and translate the skills and awareness to recent trends and market development into everyday work practices in the areas of Import Trade products;
  • Provide professional opinion and advice to customers;
  • Coordinate with business units to explore collaboration and supports required;
  • Review the operations process, implement the necessary process revamp in the provision of Import Trade products to further strengthen the operation control and efficiency;
  • Ensure all procedures, regulatory and compliance requirements are strictly followed and to adopt changes whenever necessary;
  • Provide quality services to customers/ Business Units. Ensure all services delivered are met with the requirements and up to their satisfaction;
  • Provide guidance to subordinates on daily operations;
  • Provide regional support to overseas office for their business requirements.


  • Degree holder in Business Administration / related disciplines, or subject to managements discretion;
  • 15 to 18 years of experience in trade finance operations with at least 8 years at managerial level and focus in Import trade;
  • Experience in handling cross border trade and documentation;
  • Professional knowledge and experience in trade products, particularly on import trade, and familiar with ICC rules;
  • Solid and practical Import trade operational experience with ability to reinforce update market knowledge and industry best practices in daily operations;
  • Good supervisory, communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua).

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China CITIC Bank International is committed to being an equal opportunities employer and intends to provide a work environment free of unlawful discrimination or harassment. All employment decisions will be made in a non-discriminatory manner.