Banking Graduate Trainee Programme

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Banking Graduate Trainee Programme

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the banking industry jointly launched the Banking Graduate Trainee Programme to nurture young talents for the industry and provide them with an opportunity to better prepare for future careers in the banking sector in the 3 key areas: (I) Fintech (II) Green and sustainable finance (III) business development for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. OCBC Wing Hang is delighted to offer the opportunities to fresh graduates with details below.

Programme Duration:

  • 1 September 2022 to 31 August 2023

Eligibility:

  • Hong Kong residents graduating with a bachelor’s degree or above from local universities and those outside Hong Kong in 2021 or 2022

Position:

  • Banking Associate (5 positions in total across the business functions listed below)

Business Functions:

  • Retail Banking
  • Wholesale Banking
  • Technology
  • Operations

Digital Channels Department (Retail Banking Division)

Responsibilities:

  • Support and coordinate various digital channels projects, including but not limited to Internet and Mobile Banking platform, website content management
  • Coordinate digital projects through the whole development cycle on business proposal preparation, vendor selection, user requirement formation, project testing and execution management
  • Work closely with product owners in digitizing the product sale channels
  • Assist to handle channel development budget and channel revenue generation to meet channel P&L
  • Assist to manage stakeholders’ expectations and cost management
  • Ensure collaboration among different team of developers, vendors, partners and end users
  • Ensure processes comply with regulatory requirements and compliance standards
  • Enhance the UX and flow on the usage of respective digital channels
  • Ensure the customer journey is seamless with customer centric design
  • Compile market reports and channel performance statistics
  • Analyze latest market data in banking and financial industry
  • Perform ad hoc duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in business administration, finance, computer science, e-Commerce is preferred
  • Good business acumen with solid knowledge of banking and financial products is a plus
  • Good understanding on regulatory guidelines and risk control
  • Keep abreast of latest market trend and technology is an advantage
  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving, planning and organizing, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player and is able to work under pressure and independently
  • Strive for excellence attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese. Fluency in Putonghua will be a definite advantage

Premier Banking Offshore Department (Retail Banking Division)

Responsibilities:

  • Develop Offshore / GBA segment strategy to achieve the acquisition plan
  • Develop marketing guidelines and workflow for cross border related business
  • Identify strategic partnership & collaboration to increase referral sources
  • Assist Business Development Manager and Relationship Manager in acquiring and prospecting new Premier Banking offshore / GBA customers through various channels
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the execution of business plan
  • Assist in market research on peer banks’ business strategy

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in business administration or related disciplines
  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving, planning and organizing, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player and is able to work under pressure and independently
  • Strive for excellence attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese. Fluency in Putonghua will be a definite advantage

Wholesale Banking Group

Responsibilities:

  • To get involved in business development initiatives in sustainable finance, primarily focusing on clients in Hong Kong and Greater China
  • To collaborate on the structuring of sustainable finance transactions including origination and execution
  • To conduct analysis and research on sustainable finance market and standard development internationally
  • To connect with internal and external stakeholders for knowledge sharing and promotion of sustainable finance
  • To be a valued member in the Sustainable Finance team and support their day-to-day priorities

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in related disciplines
  • Strong passion in driving sustainable finance development and impact in the Bank and in the region
  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving, planning and organizing, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player and is able to work under pressure and independently
  • Strive for excellence attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese. Fluency in Putonghua will be a definite advantage

Technology Department

Responsibilities:

  • Assist business and IT teams to gather requirements and define project scope
  • Assist to identify functional impacts to front-to-back systems due to the gathered business and regulatory requirements
  • Assist to analyse the business requirements to determine technology need
  • Assist to document fact-findings and results, design new process for delighted customer experience (CX) and specify system changes

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science, Information Technology or Engineering is preferred
  • Experience in digital solution is a plus
  • Knowledge in online collaboration tools (e.g. Jira, confluence, inVision), UML, HTML5, native app, swift, kotlin, iOS/Android and Business Process Model and Notation (BPMN) would be an advantage
  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving, planning and organizing, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player and is able to work under pressure and independently
  • Strive for excellence attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese. Fluency in Putonghua will be a definite advantage

Operations Division – Digital Operations Team

Responsibilities:

  • Assist business and IT teams to gather requirements and define project scope
  • Coordinate with FinTech companies / Group technologies to explore emerging technologies, especially fintech, big data analytics, robotic process automation, artificial intelligence, etc.
  • Work with process analysts and IT teams to conduct POC (proof of concept) model and to facilitate the design of innovative solutions for business process transformation
  • Conduct analysis of technology / product research studies and prepare presentations for future operating model ideas to improve customer and employee experiences
  • Participate in IT development projects for the approved solutions and streamline the implementation to achieve target business cases

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in Computer Science, Business Studies, or related disciplines
  • Fast learner with passion in technologies and business transformation projects
  • Knowledge in data analytics or RPA / AI projects is a definite advantage
  • Outstanding analytical and problem solving, planning and organizing, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player and is able to work under pressure and independently
  • Strive for excellence attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese. Fluency in Putonghua will be a definite advantage

Candidates who are interested to apply for the openings, please send the full resume to Human Resources Division via email: hrd_hk@ocbcwh.com

For more programme details, please refer to the HKIB’s website: https://www.hkib.org/