Team Assistant Global Surveillance - 9 month FTC

Location:Greater London
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Role Title: Team Assistant Global Surveillance - 9 month FTC

Business: Compliance
New or Existing Role? New
Grade: GCB6
Role Purpose
  • This role requires the incumbent to support the Global Head of Surveillance and members of his Senior Management Team.
  • The incumbent will be need to pro-active and coordinate diaries/conference calls/ cross boarder meetings / travel etc. The incumbent will need to demonstrate an element of flexibility and occasionally act as central point for escalating time critical / sensitive information.
  • Good attention to detail and the ability to prioritise and work under a tight schedule whist remaining calm.
Key Accountabilities

Impact on Business

  • Help support daily calls and ensure inquiries are dealt with promptly.
  • Provide full support to the team and handle all administrative duties.
  • Ensure all follow ups are closed out in a timely manner and to a satisfactory conclusion.

Customers / Stakeholders

  • Global Head of Surveillance
  • Regional Heads of Surveillance
  • Executive Assistants within FCTM

Leadership & Teamwork

  • Ability to act proactively.
  • Good eye for detail.
  • Ability to work unsupervised.
  • Desire to pass on skills for the good of the team and learn from the other team members.
  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic and proven rapid leaning capability.

Operational Effectiveness & Control

  • Ability to work in a methodical manner.
  • Robust and timely record keeping, evidencing monitoring activities undertaken and action taken.
  • Ability to support decisions with sound reasoning.
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation of work tasks.
Major Challenges
  • Ability to work with Compliance colleagues who are based in global businesses and functions.
  • Ability to support decisions with sound reasoning.
  • Remain up to date and constantly deliver to all key stakeholders.
Role Context
  • The role will report to the Global Head of Surveillance with functional reporting lines into the Global Head of Cross-Business Surveillance.
Management of Risk
  • Be aware of the Business Regulatory Risk associated with the business. Monitor in accordance with the Principal Accountabilities set out above.

Observation of Internal Controls

  • Maintains HSBC internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators.
  • To assist in the discharge of accountabilities set out in the Legal & Compliance FIM by proactively assisting Compliance Managers in their responsibilities to assist management in identifying and containing compliance risk, monitoring, reporting and certification, fostering a compliance culture and optimising relations with regulators.