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Associate, GBM Internal Control (7 months contract)

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Our client is seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Associate for their GBM Internal Control team based in Singapore. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the overall success of the team by working closely with management to ensure business strategies, goals and core values are executed in alignment with the company's strategies and compliance regulations.

The successful candidate will champion a customer-focused culture, deepen client relationships, and leverage broader systems and knowledge. This is a seven-month contract position that requires a strong understanding of risk appetite and risk culture, as well as effective and efficient operations.

  • Opportunity to contribute to the overall success of the GBM Internal Control team
  • Champion a customer-focused culture and deepen client relationships
  • Seven-month contract position based in Singapore

What you'll do:

As an Associate for GBM Internal Control, you will play a pivotal role in ensuring that our client's business strategies, goals, and core values are executed/delivered in alignment with their strategies. You will be responsible for actively pursuing effective operations within your area while adhering to the company's values, Code of Conduct, and Global Sales Principles. Your role will involve managing third-party risk assessments, developing recommendations to mitigate identified risks, partnering with various departments to ensure appropriate risk assessment for new initiatives, and performing internal control testing functions. This role requires a high level of commitment, attention to detail, excellent communication skills, superior analytical abilities, and a strong focus on operational execution.

  • Actively pursue effective and efficient operations of respective areas in accordance with company values, Code of Conduct and Global Sales Principles.
  • Ensure the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations with respect to operational, compliance, AML/ATF/sanctions and conduct risk.
  • Perform the function of the Bank’s Global Third Party Risk Management (TPRM) Program in APAC and fulfil associated accountabilities.
  • Adapt and implement the Bank's Global third party risk management process in APAC.
  • Administer and manage global and regional third parties risk assessment and control process.
  • Develop recommendations to mitigate identified risks, including those associated with business continuity management.
  • Partner with business lines, technology groups and control units to ensure new initiative sponsors assess risks appropriately.
  • Perform Internal Control testing function in APAC.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for the Associate, GBM Internal Control role will bring a wealth of experience in outsourcing risk management or related operational risk oversight function. You should have a strong background in operational risk management policies and procedures, coupled with excellent data analysis skills. Knowledge in Information Technology and Security would be advantageous. Your superior business and analytical skills will enable you to focus on key issues and solve problems effectively. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are essential, as is the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment under tight deadlines. A university degree in Accounting, Business Finance or Risk Management or equivalent tertiary education is required.

  • University degree in Accounting, Business Finance or Risk Management or equivalent tertiary education.
  • At least 4-5 years' experience in outsourcing risk management or related operational risk oversight function.
  • Experience within a large financial institution is highly preferred.
  • Strong knowledge in operational risk management policies and procedures.
  • Strong data analysis skills.
  • Knowledge in Information Technology and Security is desired.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Superior business and analytical skills, ability to focus on key issues and solve problems.
  • Strong attention to detail.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading bank that is guided by their purpose: 'for every future'. They help their customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. This is an opportunity to join a company that values its employees, promotes growth and professional development, and truly cares about making a positive impact in the lives of their customers.

What's next:

If you're ready to take your career to the next level with this exciting opportunity, we encourage you to apply today!

Apply Today by clicking on the link provided!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451
EA Registration No.: R1985549 ShiHua Goh

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Risk - Credit / Mkt/ Operational

Industry: Banking

Salary: SGD90000 - SGD118000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Bukit Merah

Job Reference: 8F3KS2-3C3FE839

Date posted: 07 June 2024

Consultant: ShiHua Goh (R1985549)

Phone number: +65 6228 0209


ShiHua Goh (R1985549)

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