Operational Resilience & Cyber Resilience Project Manager

Permanent contract|Hong Kong|Banking operations processing

Operational Resilience & Cyber Resilience Project Manager

  • Hong Kong, Hong Kong
  • Permanent contract
  • Banking operations processing


The Cyber Resilience  project manager 's mission is to steer/coordinate/monitor projects to improve the Operational resilience of ASIA's most critical activities as well as to transform the associated management systems. Cyber Resilience  program manager is responsible for the proper execution of the project’s deliverables validated by the sponsors/business managers and for the quality of the deliverables produced in line with  both the Group and the local regulatory requirements.

Operational resilience program is a Group strategic programs and aims to build SG and ASIA capacity to  deliver its critical operations through disruption. 
The program is defining the ability to

  • Absorb and adapt to shocks, stresses, and changes in its operating environment;
  • Ensure business continuity and the protection of critical functions during disruptions; and
  • Proactive plan and reactive response to a wide range of severe but plausible scenarios.

Within Operational resilience, Cyber program aims to address two key scenarios i.e., IT down and DATA Down and to deliver and test our ability to operate after a cyber-attack (IT DOWN) and/or on setting the necessary steps to prevent the cyber-attack (Data Down). 

  • Entity:  All ASIA entities (Business lines and corporate divisions)
  • Business unit: ASIA BUs and SUs critical operations


  • Manage the Operational Resilience program (initial focus on Cyber Resilience – 3 phases)
  • Keep the projects/studies on track (scope, deliverables, capex, budget, schedule)
  • Define  the Asia Operational Resilience target operating model and implement the run for GBSU
  • Comply with project management governance guidelines
  • Prepare and coordinating project review meetings (operational committees, steering committees, etc.)
  • Carry the vision of the projects in the various GBSU/GBIS bodies and communicate it to the main stakeholders
  • Mobilize  and coordinate large teams from multiple areas of expertise (business, IT), various BUs and SUs (RESG, GBSU, MARK, GLBA, SGSS, GTPS) and different regions
  • Organize the definition of reconstruction plans of IS with the associated scheduling
  • Organize and deliver in conjunction with the Paris, the various operational resilience tests
  • Identifying warnings and ensuring they are reported to the correct hierarchical level 

Profile required

  • Post-Bachelor's degree (Bac +5) with at least 10 years' experience in the management of major projects.
  • Your knowledge of the operational risk processes are an asset to succeed in the missions entrusted.
  • Position with a high level of exposure.
  • Your level of English is fluent.


  • Team Spirit - Conflict Management: I deal with conflicts proactively and in a positive mode
  • Innovation - Change management: I support change
  • Responsibility - Risk awareness: I am constantly on the lookout for risks
  • Commitment - Sustainability: I strive to develop my skills and knowledge
  • Innovation - Simplification: I make things & ideas simple
  • Responsibility - Performance: I strive for high performance

Business insight

Company Description

Societe Generale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth. Committed to the positive transformations of the world’s societies and economies, Societe Generale seeks to build together with its clients, a better and sustainable future through responsible and innovative financial solutions. Active in the real economy for over 150 years, with a solid position in Europe and connected to the rest of the world, Societe Generale has over 117,000 employees in 66 countries and supports 25 million individual clients, businesses and institutional investors worldwide (figures as of August 2023). We have a presence in 11 locations across Asia Pacific. With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong – a core hub of the worldwide Societe Generale Group – we employ around 2,300 employees in the region. In addition, Societe Generale's Global Solution Centre (SGGSC) in Bangalore and Chennai supports the Group in Asia Pacific and globally with customised business solutions.

Department Description

The role of the Cyber Resilience Project Manager is to coordinate/pilot projects, actions, studies and solutions for Cyber Resilience implementation within Asia BUs and its entities.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 23000PK7
Entity: Societe Generale Hong Kong Branch
Starting date: 2023/10/11
Publication date: 2023/09/10