Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Bank has topped Bloomberg Markets’ ranking of the world’s strongest banks for the second year in a row. As its parent company HSBC continues to reduce costs globally after shedding 87,000 job cuts since 2011, Hang Seng appears the model of sustainable, locally-focused growth.
The good news if you’re looking for a banking job in Hong Kong is that Hang Seng is also recruiting in the city – and recruiting big.
It has a massive 298 vacancies available right now, according to its careers website. And while a good chunk of them are retail roles, there are openings right across the firm, as the chart below shows. Hang Seng should be a serious consideration for candidates looking for IT and governance (risk and companies) roles – it as 48 and 91 vacancies in those sectors respectively.
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