Head of Operations, COO

Job Title: Head of Operations, COO
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: AF/HK/COO
Contact Name: Aily Foo
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2019 11:17

Job Description

  • Asset Management
  • Cayman Island Hedge Fund
  • Head of Operations, COO

Our client, an asset management - Hong Kong based hedge fund company is looking for a Head of Operations/COO to join their team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Deal with different counter-parties, including regulators, fund administrator, prime brokers, lawyer and so on
  • Monitor trade settlements, NAV calculations, cash reconciliations, portfolio compositions and other day to day operations for the fund
  • Help facilitate communications and due diligence process of institutional investors
  • Facilitate daily operations and help prepare financial statements for the asset management company among other ad-hoc tasks
  • Manage and inspire the team and report to CIO directly

Key Requirements

  • Degree holder in Accounting or Finance with over 5-year experience in asset management company and ideally qualified as a sole RO (Responsible Officer)
  • CPA Member is preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and able to communicate with investment professionals and senior stakeholders
  • Relevant experience in setting up Cayman Island hedge funds and/or Hong Kong investment management company is highly preferred
  • Relevant experience in dealing with institutional investors, including ODD process and IR communications
  • Proficiency in both English and Mandarin is a MUST