Regional Head of Operational Risk

  • Neg
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Stirling Andersen , EA Licence No: 16S8094
  • 15 Sep 17

Global Insurance business covering all commercial classes is looking for a strong candidate to lead the regional operational risk function from Singapore. This is a high level position with an business that is growing globally.

This client is a Global General Insurance company with a strong focus in Asia. The role is the Head of Operational Risk for Asia ........

Responsibilities:

You will be spearheading the Operational Risk function across the business in Asia covering the following functions:

Identifying, assessing and monitoring risks on an ongoing basis
Leading the implementation, review and approval of the governance frameworks across the region 
Participating in local and global discussions to formulate new/ enhance existing control processes, policies and standards that reflect the local/ regional/ global regulatory requirements
Reporting to your superiors as appropriate, on all these items, including but not limited to proposing appropriate risk-mitigating actions

Requirements:

Minimum of 12 years of relevant experience in Operational Risk/ Business Risk within the Insurance/Financial services industry
Degree in Banking, Business, Accountancy or other relevant professional qualification
Knowledge of the local MAS regulatory requirements and regional requirements
Good communication skills