Job Summary: Carbon trading is a new business line that operates within HKEX's Carbon & ESG Products Team. As part of the role, Carbon & ESG Product Manager would formulate and manage HKEX's Carbon & ESG products, collaborate closely with external and internal counterparties in implementation of new products/initiatives, and support the growth of new business volume.
Job Duties: Responsibilities: • Lead efforts in the development, implementation, and launch of HKEX's new carbon products. • Analyze market potential for HKEX's new Carbon & ESG related products by identifying client pain points, current trends, and other best practice products in the industry. • Liaise with services providers, such platform vendor, carbon registries, carbon issuers, brokers, and market participants on any issues and new/amend policies. • Develop strong working relationships with external and internal counterparties to understand the business drivers and be proactive in suggesting area of focus and potential improvements on HKEX's Carbon & ESG products. • Work closely with regulators on any new issues or potential policy change related to Carbon & ESG products. • Partner with Operations team in developing and designing the optimal business operations model and support product needs. • Lead and drive market insight and analysis the carbon market trend leveraging day-to-day operational insight and provide recommendation on business discussion. • Facilitate business discussion on potential new product design, implementation and product roll out process.
Qualifications: • Ideally 5 years hands-on experience in finance. Experience in Carbon & ESG related asset classes and products is an advantage • Understanding of financial market innovation trends, product development and application of new technologies in the financial industry. • A proven track record of taking products and projects from inception, endorsement, design, development, testing and launch. • Knowledge of Carbon & ESG related products is an advantage • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and able to interact effectively with peers and senior management. • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Proficiency in Mandarin is an advantage.
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