Vice President, IT Risk, Portfolio and Finance Management, Technology & Operations

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 23 Apr 19

Vice President, IT Risk, Portfolio and Finance Management, Technology & Operations

DBS. Living, Breathing Asia.

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named "Asia's Best Bank" by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and "Best Bank in Asia-Pacific" by Global Finance. The bank has also been named "Safest Bank in Asia" by Global Finance for nine consecutive years from 2009 to 2017.


  • Establish, implement and monitor technology risk initiative, policies and procedures
  • Drive and manage technology risk mitigation initiatives, including facilitating Risk Control Self-Assessments and KRI
  • Define & track action plans against internal/external audit recommendation within technology team
  • Facilitate regulatory review with technology team and regulators.
  • Build key relationships with the various departments. Work in partnership in identifying and developing solutions to address key technology risk areas
  • Perform reviews to enhance controls and operational efficiency for technology operations processes
  • Coordinate training efforts to promote risk management and compliance culture within unit
  • Develop Business Continuity Plan. Support BCP related exercises and produce exercise reports
  • Identify residual risks, arrange to update and obtain risk approval
  • Support the outsourcing risk review, HKMA risk assessment
  • Support SDM of 3rd party / intra-group outsourcing arrangement and closely monitor / manage the outsourced activities
  • As a focal point of Project Portfolio Management within the unit, provide necessary project update and reporting if required
  • Liaise with local and group PMO team on Portfolio related requests and issues
  • As a mentor to provide Project Management Guidance
  • Manage Finance of the unit, help resolve all finance related issues within the team
  • Support budget preparation and budgeting review
  • Support the Strategic Cost Management (SCM)

  • Degree holder in Information Technology or Risk Management
  • At least 10 years' relevant experience in banking and IT operations and practices
  • Preferably with exposure in risk management, operations control, project & portfolio management and/or finance management in banks or financial institutions
  • Sound knowledge of risk, project portfolio and finance in banking industry
  • Strong interpersonal relationship track record within IT and internal clients
  • Professional Certification preferred - CISA, CISM, CISSP, CRISC, PMP etc.

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