APAC Regime Manager (Banking:OTC Regulatory) 1 year contract

A banking company is looking for a APAC Regime/Risk Manager on 1 year contract role based in Singapore.
Your new company
You’ll be working for a banking company who is looking for a APAC Regime Manager, this will be a 1 year contract role, to be based in Singapore.

Your new role

  • Define and implement key processes and controls for key regulatory/technology changes to meet the APAC reporting obligations
  • Requirements include transactions reporting, valuation reporting and collateral reporting for HKMA, MAS & ASIC obligations.
  • Operate as a single point of contact for APAC reporting obligations from an Operations perspective.
  • Co-ordinate among Operations, Technology, Compliance, Regulatory Reform, Front Office in the effective and efficient delivery of ops/regulatory/business changes.
  • Ensure that the controls being implemented are effective at mitigating cause of process failure, and any gaps are well articulated through the Operational Risk Framework.
  • Ensure the control measurements (KCI and CSTs) are appropriately defined, measured and captured within the Operational Risk Framework.
  • Ensure that the key risk indicators (KRIs) are appropriately defined, measured and captured within the Operational Risk Framework.
  • Capture residual compliance and operational risk issues and define the appropriate remediation activities for consideration in the budget.
  • Prepare communication packs, training and other materials as appropriate to ensure that Regulatory Operations staff globally are fully enabled to support the new reporting processes and controls.
  • Work actively with the stakeholder group (locally and internationally) to ensure that the requirements of Regulatory Operations are well understood.
  • Provide high quality status updates to senior FM Operations management as requested and at appropriate junctures.
  • Establish an active industry presence as appropriate (e.g. ISDA and vendors/utilities such as DTCC) and participate / steer with a global Regulatory Operations view.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Strong track record for delivering effective controls and efficient processes in an Financial Market (FM) Operations environment.
  • Must come from Banking background.
  • Experienced with OTC delivery transaction reporting and APAC jurisdictions.
  • Working knowledge of full trade lifecycle.
  • Analytical mindset, attention to detail
  • 2-3 years of relevant experience (associate level).
  • Domain expertise across financial markets products, particularly in the context of post-trade OTCD regulations (experience in MAS, HKMA reporting preferable).
  • Working knowledge of the front to back trade lifecycle for derivatives, including associated market infrastructure providers and capabilities.
  • Strong stakeholder management ensuring high quality communication, transparency and objective prioritization.
  • Proficient presentation/communication skills.
  • Demonstrable strong teamwork with internal and external groups
  • Open to candidates with Technology risk background, Risk Manager.
  • This role is only open to Singaporean or Singapore PR.

What you'll get in return
The company does provide attractive remuneration for their employees. Besides that, you will have the opportunity to be part of a well-known banking company.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Banking & Financial Services
Banking and Financial Services
9400 SGD - 10500 SGD per month max

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Amirah Reza Anwar, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Singapore
#27-20 UOB Plaza 2, 80 Raffles Place

Telephone: +60376118640