Senior Manager - Risk Governance Senior Manager - Risk Governance …

Standard Chartered Bank
in Makati City, Makati City, Philippines
Permanent, Full time
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Standard Chartered Bank
in Makati City, Makati City, Philippines
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Standard Chartered Bank
Senior Manager - Risk Governance
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.

The Role Responsibilities
  • Support Country Chief Risk Officer (CCRO) on governance activities and in overseeing the risk management function as required by Philippine regulations.
  • Central point of contact for principal risk and non-principal risk types owned by the CCRO.
  • Active and constructive engagement with the Front Office teams (CEO's Office and Business Head's included) to optimise Risk-Reward across the business underpinned by continuing emphasis on governance and controls.
Assist and support the Country Chief Risk Officer (CCRO) in the following:

Embed the Enterprise Risk Management framework and Principal Risk Type Frameworks (RTFs) in Country
  • Facilitate roll out / embed ERMF - ensure coordination and feedback loop with the Group teams / ERMF Working Group;
  • Coordinate with all Country Risk Framework Owners (RFOs) to monitor any changes to RTF documents, Country Risk Appetite;
  • Lead and coordinate the preparation of the Risk Appetite Document in line with the Group Risk Appetite with inputs from all Country RFOs;
  • Embed the policy for PRTs and non PRT - Credit, Market, Country, Reputational and Model Risks, where the Risk Framework Owner is the CCRO.
Review and management of risk governance structure
  • Manage the Country Risk Committee Meeting, including pack preparation and secretary role;
  • Coordination and preparation of reports, i.e. CCRO report, Country Dashboard, ASARC paper and Country Risk Map Reports to Region.
  • Adhere to Committee Governance Standards and perform Committee Effectiveness Reviews
Second line Risk Control Owner for Credit, Reputational, Country and Model risks . Risk control owner responsibilities include the following
  • Effective implementation of the Policies and Risk Type Frameworks and affirm the effectiveness to Risk Framework Owners;
  • Making decisions within delegated authorities and maintaining necessary expertise to manage such risks;
  • Establish effective assurance and reporting mechanisms;
  • Ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations;
  • Design and ensure effectiveness of the risk controls, monitoring of compliance to the Board approved risk tolerances and effectiveness of risk controls; and escalate material exceptions to appropriate management and risk committees.
Risk Initiatives
  • Lead Risk Initiatives in country and as directed by Group; and
  • Other projects as and when requested by CCRO.

Our Ideal Candidate
  • A clear understanding of the Bank's approach to the management of risk, or equivalent experience gained in other organisations;
  • Business / function experience
  • Strategic planning experience and capability
  • Knowledge of Compliance laws, rules and regulations and risks.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Advanced analytical skills
  • Good financial analysis knowledge required
  • Ability to leverage resources across the organisation to complete deliverables
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate with diverse teams
  • Academic or Professional Education/Qualifications:
  • BSc in Business, Finance, Economics or a related field
  • At least 5 years of banking/banking-related experience

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