VP, Operational Risk Management, Investment Manager

Job Title: VP, Operational Risk Management, Investment Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Salary: Competitive Package
Reference: JR106744_1516930525
Contact Name: James Rushworth
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 26, 2018 09:35

Job Description

Senior role working as part of the Risk team with responsibility for designing the corporate operational risk management framework and driving the implementation of the corporate-wide operational risk management program across the business.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Recommend corporate-wide operational risk policies and ensuring the consistent interpretation and implementation of these policies
  • Design training programs to promote and sustain a culture of risk awareness
  • Drive the corporate-wide operational risk self-assessment exercise to identify and address control weaknesses and/or gaps
  • Participate in new product assessments and ensure that operational risk considerations have been adequately assessed
  • Monitor and report on the corporate-wide operational risk profile to senior management and risk governance committees
  • Develop dashboards and data analytics capability to meet risk analysis and reporting needs


  • At least 10 years of relevant working experience in the financial services industry
  • A good Degree in Finance, Business, Accountancy or related fields of study
  • Strong analytical skills, sound knowledge of operational risk tools and best practices as well as good understanding of operational processes, risks and controls in the public markets industry
  • Additional qualifications such as CFA, FRM and CPA will be favourably considered
  • As the role requires you to work closely with line departments, you would need to demonstrate excellent people leadership skills in maintaining good business relationships within the business units and across the corporation
  • Strong abilities in embracing change, communicating the need for change, and applying forward thinking in initiating process improvements and transformation
  • Strong organisational and project management skills
  • Proficiency or aptitude in adopting data analytics, visualisation or programming skills is an advantage (e.g. Tableau, SQL, Python)

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