We are now helping our client to interview for a senior manager and regional payroll specialist. This firm is one of the most prestigious Investment Manager in the world and well known for taking very good care of their staff. There office is based in Admiralty although they have other offices in the Americas, Asia and Europe. This role is most suited to someone who is used to working independently and who uses initiative to solve problems.

Important info for applicants:  The Executives is more progressive than traditional recruitment agencies. Our clients hire us to conduct their first-round interview for them. We are responsible for the vetting, selecting and interviewing of all candidates who apply.  Your first interview will be done in our office in Sheung Wan; it is contactless and fully automated for your health and safety 


  • A western Investment Management House
  • A fast-paced culture that hires the best of the best
  • Very low staff turnover which is unusual in the industry

What’s in it for you?

  • This would be an amazing name to have you on your CV
  • A great opportunity to really learn from some of the smartest in the world
  • An incredible opportunity with an employer who prioritises internal hiring

Who should apply for this?

  • Anyone with 15 years ++ in accounting focused on payroll
  • We will also consider an HR C&B specialist
  • Ideally someone who has worked with regional payroll and tax
  • You will need to be from a Financial Institution
  • Ideally profile that demonstrates exposure to carry/stock program calculations
  • A near native English speaker (no other language is needed)
  • Someone with a high level of attention to detail
  • A candidate looking to move into a leadership role
  • A candidate who prefers an international work culture

What will you do?

  • This role reports to the head of the Executive Director – Finance
  • You will be focused on everything necessary to support staff compensation
  • Assist the Executive Director to lead the payroll team
  • Work closely with senior stakeholders to implement C&B processes
  • Help support the company as it grows in headcount and complexity
  • At the moment, this role will require you to be very hands on
  • You will need to be okay with manual data input into Excel
  • You’ll work on carry, bonus and budget calculations and make recommendations


This is an impressive name to add to your CV and career. We love this firm because they are exciting, really smart, and the best in their field. This is new headcount as the company continues to go from success-to-success and is expanding

Additionally, human capital turnover is extremely low, demonstrating that staff welfare is central to all they do .

 “Life is like accounting; everything must be balanced “

How to Apply Now?

Please Email your CV to Hello@HKexec.com
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The Executives do appreciate the time it takes you to apply for our roles; with the use of automation, we are better equipped than our competitors to evaluate all applicants. Therefore, we will assume that you will want to be interviewed for the above role and will contact you to do so. However, due to the high volume of applicants, please bear with us, it may take us some time to get in contact with you.  We are currently seeing close to 300 applicants per advertised role, so it’s taking us longer than usual!  If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion and feel free to apply again in the future.