Corporate Banking & Securities - Business Selection and Conflicts Officer - Vice President

  • Competitive
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Deutsche Bank APAC
  • 18 Nov 17 2017-11-18

Corporate Banking & Securities - Business Selection and Conflicts Officer - Vice President

Corporate Finance

As one segment of the Corporate & Investment Bank, our Corporate Finance business provides the full range of products and services of a leading global investment bank. Our clients include large-cap and mid-cap corporates, financial institutions, governments, government agencies and financial sponsors.

We recognise that selecting the right investment banking partner can be the key to a company's success. Our relationships are enhanced by industry sector, country and regional expertise, closely aligned to high-quality client solutions: both buyside and sellside Mergers & Acquisitions and restructuring advisory - and capital raising services.
We are able to advise on innovative cross-border and regional transactions in the US, Europe and Asia Pacific.

Position Overview


The Business Selection and Conflicts team is responsible for tracking all relevant transactions across Corporate Finance, Markets and GTB in order to identify, evaluate and help manage potential conflicts of interest globally. As such, the BSCO team works very closely with the relevant business groups. The Sydney\u2010based team covers the APAC region, working closely with the respective counterparts based in the Americas and EMEA.

You will be reporting to the APAC Head of BSCO.

Key Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for logging potential transactions in the bank's central conflict clearing system, identifying potential conflicts of interest and liaising with Business Selection, Compliance and/or Legal to evaluate and manage those conflicts.

The role will involve validating and capturing relevant transaction and company information, generating deal reports as well as regularly updating the deal information.

The nature of the work involves constant liaison with other members of the global BSCO team as well as direct exposure to the business.

You will have:

  • Prior exposure to investment banking activities through own experience in a business role, or roles such as Business Management, Control Room, Audit, Operations or Compliance (degree qualifications in a related discipline will be highly regarded)
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) skills
  • Excellent team working capabilities
  • Keen eye for detail

You will be:
  • Able to manage multiple priorities / streams of work and meet strict deadlines
  • Able to work independently and proactively
  • Able to demonstrate a high degree of sensitivity to highly confidential, market sensitive information
  • Very structured and organized, proactive and problem solving oriented
  • Comfortable around dealing with senior management

Deutsche Bank is an equal opportunity employer who seeks to recruit and appoint the best available person for a job regardless of marital status, sex (including pregnancy), age, religion, belief, race, nationality and ethnic or national origin, colour, sexual orientation or disability.