• Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • 15 Feb 18

Manager, Product Control

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

The role is based in Singapore and responsible for supporting the Credit Flow and Credit Solutions business, in addition to initiating and coordinating projects that impact the Credit and Capital Markets Product Control Team.

Job Description

The role is based in Singapore and responsible for supporting the Credit Flow and Credit Solutions business, in addition to initiating and coordinating projects that impact the Credit and Capital Markets Product Control Team.

Key Roles & Responsibilities

1. Responsible for performing and providing supervisory oversight of the:

a. daily Profit & Loss reporting and all associated analytical review and commentary analysis

b. month end reconciliations between the various TP systems and the ledger

2. Drive the identification and implementation of key initiatives, such as

a. system/ workflow enhancements

b. the implementation of changes in accounting regulations

c. the centralization of processes within Product Control

3. Develop a strong internal network by:

a. proactively engaging all key stakeholders

b. representing the team and department at various working groups / committee's

c. reaching out to other business areas / regions to ensure best practice is implemented

4. Successfully building and leading the PC team which will include

a. both on the job training and organized classroom sessions

b. challenging the teams working practices and assumptions

c. encouragement of the teams to challenge the status quo

5. Provide proactive support to their line manager by

a. providing a well controlled and transparent governance structure

b. proactively aligning the teams goals with the demands of the department

c. challenging requests received from all key stakeholders

Qualifications & Skills

Qualifications

1. Educated to degree level - preferably with a Finance / Business background

2. Qualified accountant with relevant years of post qualifying experience

Technical Skills

Strong working knowledge of Credit Products, e.g. Loans, Credit Derivatives, Bonds, Repo, ABS etc.
Strong understanding of IFRS Accounting Standards
Ability to demonstrate a strong understanding of the global regulatory challenges currently facing the financial markets
Ability to demonstrate a strong control mindset
Proficient in MS Office Tools such as Excel and Access preferably

Personal Skills

Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to communicate at all levels both written (report and guideline writing) and verbally
Proactive lateral thinker with ability to use own initiative.