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About Michael Page Financial Services and Banking

Banking & Financial Services

Michael Page is a worldwide leader in professional recruitment. Our presence in the Asia Pacific region extends across China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan, India, Australia and New Zealand. We opened our first Mainland China office in Shanghai (Puxi) in 2003 and since then have established the Michael Page brand as a clear market leader across multiple cities in the world’s largest country. The Michael Page Beijing and Shenzhen offices opened in 2008, and were followed by Guangzhou in 2010, Pudong in 2011 and most recently Suzhou in 2012.


Michael Page China recruits for the following sectors: Accounting, Banking, Engineering & Manufacturing, Human Resources, IT, Legal, Marketing, Procurement & Supply Chain, Property & Construction, Retail & Sourcing, Sales and Secretarial & Office Support.


Specialists In Financial Services & Banking Recruitment


Michael Page Financial Services recruits at all levels of experience, across both global markets and global banking sectors. Managing the fast-paced and high-profile portfolios of finance, banking, operations, risk, insurance, superannuation and financing, our specialised consultants place qualified candidates into leading banks and non-banking financial institutions across the country.


We proactively partner with a diverse list of clients including investment banks, retail banks, private banks, family office, hedge funds, asset management and insurance companies. With long-established networks in the finance sector, and a balance between strong global reach and niche local knowledge, Michael Page has become the first recruitment choice for ambitious banking professionals.


Testament to the strength of a 40-year-old London-listed company that has more than 150 offices globally, we receive more than 90% of our business from referrals and satisfied repeat clients.


Our Recruitment Expertise

Our dedicated financial services team specialises in recruiting finance professionals across the following areas:


Risk & Compliance:

  • Heads of Compliance – Regional/Country/Product
  • Front Office Compliance Advisory
  • Control Room
  • Monitoring & Surveillance
  • AML – Fraud/Investigations/SARs
  • Regulatory Affairs/Policy
  • Market Risk
  • Credit Risk
  • Valuations
  • Operational Risk
  • Upstream Risk
  • COO

Accounting & Finance:

  • Finance Controller/Director
  • Financial Planning and Analysis
  • Management Accounting
  • Internal Audit
  • Regulatory Reporting
  • Product Control
  • Finance Business Managers/COO


Front Office:

  • Investment Banking/PE
  • Research – Credit & Equity
  • Investment Managers
  • Commodity Finance/Trade Finance
  • Project Finance
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Structured Lending
  • Trade Finance
  • Corporate Banking/Coverage
  • Product Sales
  • Transaction Banking
  • Retail and Priority Banking


Middle Office:

  • Senior Management Roles (Head of Risk / Compliance)
  • Compliance (General, Product, AML, Anti-fraud)
  • Credit Administration
  •  Credit Analysis (SME, MNC, FI, LLC)
  • Credit Approval
  • Market Risk
  • Operational Risk


Back Office:

  • Retail and Priority Banking
  • Senior Management Roles (CFO, FC, Head of IA, Chief Tax Officer)
  • Financial Analyst
  • Regulatory Reporting
  • Head Office Reporting
  • Internal Audit (Product audit, ops audit, IT audit)
  • Operation (General Ops, Trade, Cash, Treasury)
  • Product Control (Wholesale Banking, Global Markets, Consumer Banking)
  • Tax

Banking Technology:

  • Applications
  • Development
  • Testing
  • Infrastructure
  • Helpdesk/Support
  • Network
  • Program/Project Management
  • Business Analysis
  • Service Delivery
  • IT Consulting
  • Business Process Reengineering
  • Executive Technology Management



  • Settlements and Documentation
  • Custody and Clearing
  • Operations Risk Management
  • Reference Data
  • Collateral Management and Valuations
  • Corporate Actions
  • Client Onboarding/Client Services
  • Cash and Payment Operations
  • Project Management/Business Analysts
  • Prime Brokerage


Wealth Management and Superannuation:

  • Financial Planning
  • Employer Relationship Management
  • Member Education and Advice
  • Member and Advisor Services
  • Fund Administration
  • SMSF Accounting



  • Client Services
  • Claims Administration
  • Case Management
  • Underwriters


Other Support Services:

  • Administration and Office Support
  • Human Resources
  • Legal – General Counsel/In-house Counsel
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Property/Facilities Management
  • Procurement



Useful Articles


..solves problems tactfully and patiently. They are capable of tailoring service packages for special requirements.
Throughout the entire recruitment, they always follow up and respond to clients’ needs promptly.
As dedicated professionals, they strived with determination and diligence to complete their assignments
Michael Page is one of the most professional Human Resource firms I have known in China
Michael Page has very strong Legal and Procurement capabilities
The consultants know their clients and candidates well and are able to give feedback and follow-up in a timely manner.