Director, Deputy China COO

Employer
BlackRock
Location
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 15, 2021
Closes
Jul 30, 2021
Ref
11489383
Job Function
Banking
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Description

About this role

We are seeking an individual with exceptionally strong China experience with a proven track record in an existing financial services firm or banking institution. The successful candidate will be accountable for establishing and overseeing the overall China businesses for BlackRock, both within mainland China as well as in Hong Kong.

This individual will be an important interface with internal stakeholders at all levels and across different business group - and excel at managing external shareholders of BlackRock.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Strategy : Partner with China leadership team and business functions to establish sound operational and governance model, as well as a clear & highly connected engagement model across client facing teams, investments and operations.
  • Operating Model : Ensuring a clear operating approach across all China business units and teams. Partner with functional leads to evaluate operating model to identify and address areas of improvement, establish business review process in conjunction with leadership teams and provide input into regional QBR process.
  • Business Management : Help define annual business objectives and targets; and partner with Finance, HR and respective business heads of China to set and execute the annual budget; drive urgency, alignment and cooperation across the China business both onshore and offshore to deliver on the vision and plan across functions.
  • Industry Engagement : Establish strong industry relationships with onshore business partners and service providers where necessary, and keep internal key stakeholders apprised of material changes.
  • Talent & Culture: Foster a strong, collaborative culture across all China businesses, working closely with HR to establish a clear talent strategy, make key early hires and build succession plans for key positions.


Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 10-15 years working experience in directly relevant function, including COO, Corporate Strategy or business management at a large financial services firm with China businesses and operations
  • Significant working experience in foreign financial services organizations or banking institutions operating in the PRC
  • Superb written and oral communication skills in both Mandarin Chinese and English
  • Demonstrated leadership skills; ability to lead through influence at all levels of an organization
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Superb problem-solving skills, dynamic and innovative mindset.
  • Ability to drive results with both minimal bureaucracy and superb cross-functional engagement
  • Excellent command of the detail and the big picture
  • BA/BS degree in related field (Economics, Finance or Accounting); MBA or CFA is preferred


Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children's educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment - the one we make in our employees. It's why we're dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

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