Senior Officer/Manager - Country & Credit Risk Management

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • United Overseas Bank
  • 11 Dec 17

Senior Officer/Manager - Country & Credit Risk Management

Risk management is about identifying and evaluating risks posed by the bank's activities. It is the process of identifying, measuring or assessing risk and then developing strategies to manage risk.

We have an opportunity in Credit Risk Management for you. As a team member, this is an opportunity for you to develop a career in risk management in the Country and Treasury Product Risk Management Team which monitors and manage the Bank's credit portfolio concentration risks, including counterparty credit risks.

Responsibilities
  • Generate, consolidate and produce portfolio reports for the monitoring and management of country & cross border risks and limits utilization;
  • Liaise with various business units on country & cross border exposures reporting;
  • Perform reconciliation of data between the general ledger and credit risk systems;
  • Ensure accurate and timely submission of regular and ad-hoc management and regulatory reports;
  • Participate in ad hoc projects such as UAT testing for systems hubbing and enhancements;
  • Provide ongoing support to business units, including overseas branches and subsidiaries, on credit risk related issues and queries
  • Update and maintain the static database of bank counterparties
Requirements
  • A degree in any discipline from a recognized tertiary institution, preferably in business/mathematics/accounting/finance/economics;
  • Possess at least one year relevant working experience in the financial services industry preferably; early career graduates are welcome to apply;
  • Possess strong analytical and quantitative skills and able to process, reconcile and analyze large volume of data;
  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment and able to work under tight deadlines and pressure;
  • Good team player with drive, initiative and a passion to develop a career in credit risk management;
  • Proficient in MS Excel and SAS;
  • Good written and spoken communication skills;
  • Knowledge of treasury and financial products will be advantageous;