Credit Risk Manager

  • + Attractive Benefits
  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Robert Walters - Malaysia
  • 09 Jan 18 2018-01-09

An exciting Credit Risk Manager job has just become available with one of the top global financial institution incorporated in Japan to be based in Kuala Lumpur. Reporting directly to the Head of Risk Management, this is a role for an experienced credit risk professional that is well-verse in credit appraisal coupled with policy exposure that is looking for a step up to a Team Lead platform.

About the Credit Risk Manager Role:

In this business critical role you will develop and enhance credit risk related policies to be in line with the regulatory requirements and also to provide guidance on credit appraisal processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain appropriate credit risk tools and methodologies, including stress testing
  • Periodical review of the risk limits to ensure it is within the bank's risk appetite
  • Perform independent credit risk assessment on credit proposals
  • Prepare risk report for deliberation in related committees (credit Risk Management Committee and Board Risk Management Committee)

To succeed in the Credit Risk Manager role you will need to have the ability to work effectively and cooperatively with stakeholders of various levels, external and internal and across borders.

Key Requirements:

  • Possess relevant degree with relevant experience of at least five years' experience in Credit Risk
  • Possess a professional qualification, i.e. Certified Credit Professional is an added advantage; experience in MFRS 9 is also preferable
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good business writing skills

This globally established Japanese financial institution is one of the top three institutions in its home country and is also recognised within their related field of expertise. The culture is demanding but if you are confident and have a can-do attitude the potential rewards are significant. The firm is also very focused on developing and training their people to the highest standards.

If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career opportunities await the right person in this exciting Credit Risk Manager role.

Apply today or call me to discuss this new opportunity.

Business Registration Number: 729828-T
Licence Number: JTK2125