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Assistant Manager - Operational Risk

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Our client in Singapore is seeking an Assistant Manager for their Operational Risk team. This role is a unique opportunity to contribute to the overall success of the Enterprise Risk team in Asia Pacific, ensuring specific individual goals, plans, and initiatives are executed in support of the team's business strategies and objectives.

Keywords: Operational Risk, Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance, Data Analytics, Team Collaboration

Our client in Singapore is seeking an Assistant Manager for their Operational Risk team. This role is a unique opportunity to contribute to the overall success of the Enterprise Risk team in Asia Pacific, ensuring specific individual goals, plans, and initiatives are executed in support of the team's business strategies and objectives. The successful candidate will champion a customer-focused culture, deepen client relationships, and leverage broader systems and knowledge. This role offers the chance to work in a high-performance environment that values inclusivity and collaboration.

* Contribute to the success of the Enterprise Risk team in Asia Pacific
* Champion a customer-focused culture and deepen client relationships
* Work in a high-performance environment that values inclusivity and collaboration


What you'll do:
As an Assistant Manager - Operational Risk, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the Enterprise Risk team. Your day-to-day activities will involve preparing reports, maintaining regulatory libraries, coordinating with various stakeholder teams, and performing quality control reviews. You will also assist in updating local enterprise risk policies to ensure continued relevance and effectiveness. Your keen interest in finance and risk management coupled with your strong sense of responsibility will be key to your success in this role.

* Assist the Enterprise Risk team in executing operational risk 2nd line accountabilities according to the Bank's policies and frameworks
* Prepare reports and presentation decks for regional committee meetings
* Review, update, and maintain Regulatory Libraries, ensuring obligations are properly captured and correctly mapped to Controls
* Coordinate, gather, and organise inputs from various stakeholder teams to support assessments related to compliance with regulatory notices/obligations
* Support the team's review and objective challenge of operational risk matters through the application of operational risk management tools
* Perform quality control reviews on third party contracts in the Third Party Risk Management system
* Support the team on other periodic or ad hoc requests or projects as required


What you bring:
The ideal candidate for the Assistant Manager - Operational Risk position brings a wealth of skills and qualifications. You have graduated from university with a degree in a relevant field and have a keen interest in Finance and Risk Management. Your strong facility with Microsoft Office Suite and data visualisation software such as Power BI will be crucial in this role. You are team-oriented, inclusive, and highly collaborative, with a strong sense of responsibility and personal initiative. Your excellent time-management skills, detail-orientation, and curiosity to learn will set you apart.

* University graduate with studies in Accountancy/Economics/Business/Finance/Engineering/Science with keen interest in Finance and Risk Management
* Strong facility with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint
* Skills in data visualisation software e.g. Power BI highly desired
* Strong team-orientation, inclusive and highly collaborative
* Strong sense of responsibility and personal initiative
* Ability to work independently on tasks and in team settings
* Highly organised, strong detail-orientation, excellent time-management skills
* Curiosity and drive to learn
* Strong communication skills – written and spoken


What sets this company apart:
Our client is a leading global bank that values inclusivity, collaboration, and customer focus. They offer an environment where you can grow your career while making a significant impact on customers, communities, and the planet. They believe in rewarding high performance and fostering a culture of diversity and inclusion where every employee's voice is heard.

What's next:
Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now!
Apply today by clicking on the link!



Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Risk - Credit / Mkt/ Operational

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Singapore River

Job Reference: 3REBVM-5281A0A0

Date posted: 10 June 2024

Consultant: Serena Fernando (R1764995)

Phone number: +65 6228 5309

serena.fernando@robertwalters.com.sg

Serena Fernando (R1764995)

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