Assistant Manager, Operational Risk Assistant Manager, Operational Risk …

Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad
in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
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Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia Berhad
in Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Assistant Manager, Operational Risk
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

Job Purpose

The role holder is accountable for ensuring adequate resources (quantity and quality) are available to meet pre- determined business Service Level Agreements (SLA's) and ultimately satisfy stakeholders. The Team Leader will manage control assurance checks, handle escalations/errors and in addition may manage selected projects.
  • To process day-to-day BAU functions within the department for all product classes
  • To maintain good business relationship with stakeholders
  • To ensure processes are in compliance to the group standard.
  • To ensure fast turnaround time in responding to queries raised by stakeholders

The Role Responsibilities
  • Obtain assurance regarding the effectiveness of operational risk controls and compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
  • Challenge the completeness of risk control activities across Operational Risk Areas and identify and address any significant gaps that may exist between them
  • Maintain a good understanding of the requirements of the Group's key stakeholders in respect of operational risk management and ensure these are well understood
  • Build an effective control environment - perform CST checks effectively with NIL overdues and adherence to ORF.
  • Support UORM/RCLM/Product heads of R&C in the rationalism, automation, and consolidation of CST
  • Extend support during regulatory review/statutory audits and ensure timely submission of responses/actions
  • Engage in ORF/CST/KCSA revision when requiredEnhance Risk awareness - Build inspiring culture of challenge, striving to excel and forging human connections.

Our Ideal Candidate

Qualification & Experience
  • Degree or Diploma, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma in Finance/Accountancy/Banking or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2 years relevant experience in banking operation & Risk experience would be an added advantage
Technical Skills & Knowledge
  • Product Knowledge - Advance
    1. Product knowledge on Derivatives (FX, Rates, Commodity and Credit), Fixed Income, FX, Money Market
    2. Experience of working within treasury function in trade verification or matching or settlements
    3. Experience in Risk & control Function
Behavioural/Shared Competencies
  • Has a critical and challenging mindset
  • Able to carry conversation with stakeholders
  • Good email writing skills
  • Attention to details required in checks

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.

To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages .