Manager, Commodities TMU

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 14 Sep 16

Please view Job Description for details.

  • Reporting directly to Senior Manager of Commodities Transaction Management Unit Singapore which is a part of risk family under Commodity Risk
  • Main responsibilities are the daily administration and independent control of required collateral that arises out of transactional financing for commodity customers


Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Credit monitoring, responsible for monitoring of the credit portfolio.
  • Manage a portfolio of commodity-finance facilities protecting the Bank's exposure to risk through the constant monitoring of credit facilities offered under FM and TB products and valuation of collateral
  • Jointly responsible (with CIC, FM and TB) for a good relationship with the Bank's customers and intermediaries / counter-parties, maintaining and building client relationships.
  • Approval of and ongoing monitoring of transactions to ensure they remain within agreed credit parameters as approved / recommended by Credit.
  • Managing credit risks in a timely manner by reacting to facility excesses and collateral shortfalls.
  • Ensuring that proper notification to (risk) management of deviations and deterioration in the Bank's credit risk position takes place.
  • Overseeing the mark-to-market of the underlying goods financed and making margin calls to clients as required.
  • Ensuring the physical safekeeping of title documents and administering the safe custody of these documents.
  • Regular liaison with financial / trading contacts of our clients and intermediaries / counter-parties such as collateral management companies / warehouses / surveyors / forwarders / insurance companies etc.
  • Providing timely and proper release instructions to warehouses / forwarders and information updates to relevant counter parties such as insurance companies etc.
  • Jointly review of Business Credit Application (operational and monitoring aspect) with Senior Manager and Business partners
  • Perform stock reconciliation for collateral held under one's portfolios of clients.
  • To perform Control Sample Testing to assess the proper functioning and adequacy of existing controls for both TB product and FM products.


Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge of the bank products in Transactional Banking and Financial Markets (SIP) space.
  • Knowledge of commodities and exchange markets and physical logistics.
  • Relevant business/function experience, including experience within business/function operations
  • A clear understanding of the Bank's approach to the management of operational risk, or equivalent experience gained in other organization.
  • The sound judgment and courage necessary to perform a control role and maintain effective working relationships


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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.

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