Senior Manager, Special Projects, SCM Senior Manager, Special Projects, SCM …

Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Sep 20
Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Sep 20
Senior Manager, Special Projects, SCM
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities

SCM is the 'SME' for Vendor Service risk and includes Outsourcing risk under the Bank's Operational Risk Framework. SCM is also responsible for setting up and maintaining the Third Party Risk Management (TPRM) framework (incl TPRM Policy ad Standards). SCM also plays the First Line role for the Requisition to Pay processes and manages the Group Business Expenditure Standards (GBES)

In this role, the incumbent is responsible for managing special projects related to these areas. Examples include timebound projects like Conduct implementation for SCM, implementation of the periodic review programme for 3 rd parties, uplift of TP arrangements to EBA standards etc. The incumbent will work collaboratively with all lines of businesses and functions as well as risk groups to ensure that such time bound programmes are set up in line with risk and regulatory expectations and completed within timelines. The incumbent is also responsible for managing the High Risk portfolio - pipeline and ongoing with regular reporting at BENFRC.

Special Projects
  • Work alongside Senior Manager Governance to develop the governance agenda for SCM and prioritise special projects as appropriate and in accordance with the Bank's priorities.
  • Act as both the lead and an internal subject matter expert on Vendor service risk( including Outsourcing) and TPRM framework to set up these special projects for completion within stated timelines.
  • Ensure that the High Risk Arrangement (HRA) portfolio is managed within approved Risk Appetite with regular reporting at Risk Committees. Also ensure reporting on HRA pipeline
  • Ensure that such projects are executed and completed as per the Bank's risk management framework as well as Regulatory requirements on Outsourcing.
  • Ensure proper documentation, data and audit trail for any work done
  • Ensure timely updated to Risk committees / Senior stakeholders including risks, issues and dependencies is any seen
  • Lead or Support as relevant similar projects in countries
  • Lead / support stress test analysis as needed / updates to Regulators as needed
  • Lead / support audit and assurance reviews
Overall participation SCM
  • Provide feedback loop into Process, Policy and Risk teams for improvements / changes if any needed
  • Support other initiatives within SCM or SCM's representative in other Projects in eth Bank as relevant
Regulatory & Business conduct
  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group's Values and Code of Conduct.
  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.
  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.
  • Work collaboratively with all impacted Businesses and Functions, relevant Risk Groups and with other stakeholders within SCM

Our Ideal Candidate
  • Bachelor/Master Degree with 10+ years' experience of which last 3 years are in a risk management role
  • Risk experience, including knowledge of SCB' ERMF and ORTF framework
  • A good grasp on Regulatory Obligations of CMG countries
  • Ability to understand and present data
  • Excellent people management and leadership abilities
  • Superior communication, facilitation and consensus-building skills
  • Demonstrated relationship-building skills, with a superior ability to make things happen through the use of positive influence
  • High degree of personal initiative
  • Organizational awareness with an understanding of how to engage the organization to get things done
  • Strong problem-solving skills; comfortable tackling complex problems and breaking these down into manageable pieces
  • Superior multi-tasking skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, often deadline-oriented and dynamic environment
  • Conceptual and practical thinking and implementation skills
  • Strong PowerPoint skills, intermediate Excel skills
  • Project management experience is not necessary but ability to track and manage progress

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.

To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages . We welcome conversations on flexible working.
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