• Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Hong Kong
  • 20 Nov 17

Assistant Control & Support Manager

  • Location: Hong Kong
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Please view Job Description for details.

Standard Chartered is a leading international banking group committed to building a successful and sustainable future for our people, our customers and the communities we serve. With 1,700 branches and offices in 68 markets in Asia, Africa and the Middle East, we offer exciting and challenging international career opportunities to over 89,000 employees.

Job Description

Assist the team to monitor the daily operational risk issue and perform 1st line assurance testing.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

* Execute periodic 1st line assurance testing (KCSA/KRI/CST/KCI)
* Gathering samples and documentation, conducting tests, investigation and reporting of exceptions and escalation to business heads as appropriate.
* Identify and assess the risk rating of current processes and be able to pinpoint the control failures and gaps.
* Follow up on risk item tracking and resolution, present results in multiple Ops risk forums.
* Facilitate the roll-out of ORF issued by group operations governance teams by reviewing the new operation procedures and associated testing, discussing with the team to seek for feedback, and counter-proposing revised procedures and testing to address the true key risks identified from day-to-day operations.

Qualifications and Skills

* Undergraduate degree - major in areas relating to Finance. Audit background is preferred.
* Solid experience in support functions OR Risk managing roles within operations with product exposure in Financial Markets.
* Knowledge of Custody operations is preferred
* Ability to multitask under pressure and deliver against target timelines.
* Interpersonal skills in networking, communication and ability to show initiative and creativity to influence others
* Strong communication skills in English, both written and spoken.
* Strong attention to details and excellent analytical skills, and ability to ensure data sensibility and accuracy.
* Ability to identify process and control weaknesses, and opportunities to escalate for management attention so as to improve operating procedures and risk management.

How To Apply

You can search and view current opportunities across our organisation and apply immediately by visiting www.standardchartered.com and selecting Careers. To help speed up your application, please note the following:

- You will need to log in (or register if you are visiting our careers site for the first time) before you can apply for a specific role

- Some roles may require you to undertake an online talent assessment in addition to completing the application form (to facilitate this process it is preferable that you provide us with an email address as part of your contact information)
- We will ask you about your education, career history and skills and experience, it may be helpful to have this information at hand when completing your application

It usually takes 15 - 20 minutes to complete the application form; you can save your application at any time and return to complete it at your convenience.

Closing Dates

The closing date for applications is 31 Dec 17. Please note all closing dates are given in Hong Kong time (GMT + 8 hours). We aim to respond to successful applicants within four weeks and will keep a record or your application in our database so that we can contact you when suitable vacancies arise in future.

Diversity and Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Standard Chartered is an equal opportunity employer. We have a meritocratic culture where each individual employee is valued and respected for who they are as a person and for what they bring to the organisation.