• Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citibank NA
  • 21 Jan 18

GF - FRI Governance Asia Lead

GF - FRI Governance Asia Lead

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Finance
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 18001028


Job Purpose:
  • FRI oversight across Asia with respect to  Finance and Risk infrastructure related projects/remedial actions (e.g. BCBS 239, IFRS Implementation, Local regulatory)
Job Background/Context:
  • FRI was established in 2016 to provide support Risk and Finance across Program Governance and Project Management, Data Management, Business Architecture and Transformation, Reporting and Controls. This role sits within the Program Governance and Project Management group managing Risk and Finance programs and projects
Key Responsibilities:
  • Co-ordinate with the global and regional FRI organization to ensure ongoing region (country/LE) specific infrastructure requirements are adequately addressed and where appropriate leverage the core capabilities
  • Partnership with other regional  functions - in particular Risk and Finance - to help deliver accurate and timely internal and external reporting requirements
  • Provide connection for region to FRI-led global initiatives that have relevance to in the region
  • Ensure that Region specific remedial actions/enhancements are included as appropriate in the annual FRI budgeting process
  • Understand regional Legal Vehicle and Regulatory requirements and appropriately represent these in FRI senior leadership discussions
  • Represent FRI organization as needed in meetings with Board of Directors, Regulators, Internal and External Auditors as necessary
  • Ensure strategic FRI Agenda items re data quality, architecture, reporting are appropriately communicated to key internal and external stakeholders, leveraging the relevant FRI teams
Development Value:
  • The role provides an excellent opportunity to work within FRI Program Governance and gain experience across multiple Risk and Finance disciplines and with multiple internal and external partners and stakeholders


  • A minimum of 10 years banking experience, including an in-depth knowledge of Risk Management and Finance and extensive knowledge Citi's infrastructure and legal vehicle and regulatory reporting requirements
  • The ability to interface with staff at all levels with a proven track record of providing coherent, detailed updates to senior management and external regulators
  • Excellent project management capabilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent partnership skills: ability to interact and influence across a broad range of partners and stakeholders
  • Degree or post-graduate Qualification: MBA/Masters/PhD/Finance/Accountancy/Other
  • Exceptional candidates who do not meet these criteria may be considered for the role provided they have the necessary skills and experience
  • Ability to work across multiple organizations
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously