Assistant Manager, Policy Analytics, HK Hub

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 12 Sep 16

Please view Job Description for details.

Standard Chartered is a leading international bank operating in some of the most dynamic markets in the world, in Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Our successful and sustainable business is built on doing tangible, long term good for our people, our customers and the communities we serve.

Job Description

Maintenance of the Credit Policy for Retail Clients to ensure that it's aligned to the agreed risk appetite, reflects the key risk characteristics of the portfolio, and enables effective controls

Key Roles and Responsibilities

* Supervision the implementation and enforcement of the credit policies and risk control procedures for consistent applications across markets; ensure that processes are in place for the Risk Officers in Group / Region / Country to monitor the adherence.
* Presentation of the Country/Regional unsecured portfolio with robust and insightful analysis to facilitate risk reward trade off discussions and decisions
* Understand sensitivities to key risk drivers and potential stress impact on the portfolio.
* Monitor external factors such as state of the economy, regulatory environment and other emerging risk trends.
* Ensure that Portfolio Standards evolve appropriately to proactively manage changes in external environment, strategy and/or risk appetite.
* Monitor, review and control risk profiles (e.g. Risk grade migration, risk concentration, RWA) to ensure that portfolio shape is in line with strategy.

Qualifications and Skills

* At least 5 years of functional risk experience in the areas of Retail Banking Credit Risk; domain expertise across retail banking products
* Excellent communication skills written and oral
* Ability to withstand stress and work on multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously
* Masters/Bachelor Degree in quantitative subjects like mathematics, statistics or financial engineering.
* Excellent inter-personal skills; comfortable in building relationships at senior levels and across borders, with outstanding written and oral communication skills.
* Results orientated, with attention to detail
* Confident self-motivated person with a high level of drive, dedication and pride in their work.
* Minimum 2 years experience in using SAS, Microsoft Office, Data-warehouse (Enterprise Datamart, Hadoop)
* Experience in the software "Tableau" will be a plus

How To Apply

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Closing Dates

The closing date for applications is 30/09/2016. Please note all closing dates are given in Hong Kong time (GMT + 8 hours). We aim to respond to successful applicants within four weeks and will keep a record or your application in our database so that we can contact you when suitable vacancies arise in future.

Third Party Applications

Please note: Applications from third parties are not accepted unless by invitation.

Diversity and Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Standard Chartered is an equal opportunity employer. We have a meritocratic culture where each individual employee is valued and respected for who they are as a person and for what they bring to the organisation.