Risk Manager, Collateral Management (Associate Director/Director) Risk Manager, Collateral Management (Associate  …

Bank of Singapore
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Feb 20
Bank of Singapore
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 Feb 20
Risk Manager, Collateral Management (Associate Director/Director)
At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group’s global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!

Bank of Singapore opens doors to new opportunities.
Start your career with Bank of Singapore as a Risk Manager! !

Roles and Responsibilities:
  1. Senior Risk Manager in the Collateral Evaluation team
  2. Review and recommend collateral haircut, derivative margining methodology and stress testing including the documentation, enhance risk analytics, collateral haircut parameters/margin requirements and its model implementation in line with industry standards
  3. Identify and mitigate any gaps in current practices, processes and policies
    • Streamline and tighten existing BAU controls and ensure that, at a minimum, market best-practices are observed
    • Perform process reengineering/reviews of processes to improve efficiency/productivity and customer experience
  4. Promotes collaboration and teamwork with Front Office and other relevant stakeholders (Product Management Group including dealers, structurers etc.) to deepen their risk awareness and to assist them in the risk mitigation strategies
  5. Provide guidance and support to Senior Management on Collateral Management specifically on Product, Market and Regulatory Risk matters.
  6. Lead re-engineering process as part of bank digital transformation journey. Partake change initiatives and projects relating to market risk or risk management.

  • Good and relevant University degree, preferably in fields of quantitative finance/financial engineering, financial risk management or equivalent
  • At least 5-12 years of relevant working experience in cross-asset market risk (analytics) or product (marketable securities) evaluation, direct private banking risk or product management experiences are advantages.
  • Good knowledge of financial products (multiple asset classes) including financial derivatives and structured products, valuation of assets and securities and collateral lending value experience
  • Matured and experienced to deal effectively with senior managers and regulator.
  • Experience in project management and change initiatives.
  • Good collaborative and interpersonal skills to interact effectively with other departments
  • Strong presentation and communication (verbal and written) skills
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • Proficient IT skills i.e. MS Excel/Access, SQL, Bloomberg/Reuters/IHS Markit/Refinitiv, FX Margin Man. Knowledge in BI tool or Project Management such as QlikView, Agile/Scrum is considered as advantage.

Reporting To:
Team Lead - Collateral Management