HSBC Intern, Risk – FCC & RC Monitoring & Testing Full Time in Burnaby, BC


Branch Burnaby BC CA

Intern, Risk – FCC & RC Monitoring & Testing
Burnaby, BC

Impact on the Business. Ensures professional standards of business conduct, consistent with HSBC’s reputation. Strong leadership capabilities….

Employment Type: Fixed Term

This position will operate as support to Risk – FCC Monitoring & Testing and to one or more project managers. The role executes and performs administrative and analysis tasks that are varied in nature and which may include:

  • Launch of new Thomson Reuters system, in particular the audit module;
  • New MI templates and reporting infrastructure;
  • Internal quality assurance exercise over compliance reviews

Impact on the Business

  • Assist in collating, organizing and analyzing project-related data and information to identify gaps, inconsistencies and trend
  • Assist in execution of project-related tasks
  • Assist in preparation of management presentations, status updates, reports, meeting minutes
  • Support portfolio management activities and planning processes

Operational Effectiveness & Control

  • Assist in documenting and communicating the progress against plan, determining recommended actions as required to business unit Heads
  • Provide data to review and monitor business performance against plan and resources alignment
  • Ensures professional standards of business conduct, consistent with HSBC’s reputation
  • Decision making on non-complex projects or tasks, or within assigned authority.
  • Complete a variety of administrative support duties, often of a confidential nature, unique to assigned area, including researching information and data, maintaining records and filing system and developing and producing reports and presentations.
  • Produce letters, reports, memoranda, forms, schedules, etc. utilizing various PC-based software packages or other typing equipment, composing items from general outlines or own initiative
  • Complete other responsibilities, as assigned.

Role Context

  • Be immersed in HSBC’s culture and the Financial Crime and Regulatory Compliance function.
  • Gain a better understanding of financial crime and how financial institutions work to protect against financial crime.
  • Learn to work in a dynamic, team-based environment

Management of Risk

  • Ensure compliance, operational risk controls in accordance with HSBC or regulatory standards and policies; and optimize relations with regulators by addressing any issues.
  • Adhere to compliance, operational risk controls in accordance with HSBC or regulatory standards and policies

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.


  • Available to work maximum 12-14 week internship (May 18 or 26 – August 29, 2014)
  • Applicants have finished their 2nd or 3rd year of a BA degree or 1st year MBA
  • Overall minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Eligible to work in Canada
  • Well developed communication skills
  • Passion to share your opinions and ask relevant questions
  • Strong leadership capabilities
  • Active in the community/university
  • Organizational, planning, quantitative, analytical, problem-solving and leadership skills with an attention for detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and enjoys working in a team environment
  • Ability to collate data; Strong command of software programs (Excel and Powerpoint)

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Burnaby, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-21
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