Commercial Real Estate Product Risk Manager

  • NA
  • Weehawken, NJ, USA Weehawken NJ US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • UBS Wealth Management
  • 18 Jun 18 2018-06-18

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world. We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your role : 
Are you driven to support a growing business within the WM USA Banking Group? Do you have knowledge in areas of Mortgage and/or Commercial Real Estate (CRE) lending compliance, risk and governance? Do you have a collaborative, integrative and hands-on approach? Are you interested in helping meet the CRE lending needs of high net worth and ultra-high net worth clients? We're looking for someone like that who can:
- Manage and maintain CRE policy and procedures
- Manage annual/quarterly/monthly attestation processes for policy/procedures, CRE employee trading activity review, end user application and data privacy reporting
- Manage first line business testing on key CRE controls
- Lead and support key CRE Compliance-related projects
- Advise the first line CRE business and vendor partners on Compliance and Risk issues
- Maintain relationships with key stakeholders across the organization to ensure interconnectivity of the first line CRE Compliance and Risk framework with the larger organization
- Advise the CRE business of issue(s) remediation processes for areas of responsibility with appropriate risk alignment

Your team : 
Working as part of the Business Risk Management team, you will be responsible for the first line of defense for the CRE business by supporting and challenging the compliance and risk integrity of the origination process, servicing, monitoring and secondary market plays. The focus will lie on supporting the business and compliance strategy to support key business objectives through a strong culture of compliance and control management.

Your experience and skills : 
- 5– 10 years' experience with strong knowledge of consumer finance regulations, statutes and agency guidelines
- Experience working in a similar regulated organizational structure with cross-function interaction
- Experience working and interacting with colleagues at all levels, from front line to senior leadership teams, on complex compliance, risk and regulatory issues
- Understanding of the financial services industry, CRE and other Bank lending products
- High problem-solving skills
- Experience communicating and liaising with multiple stakeholders and an ability to lead a project, work independently or as part of a team