• Senior Manager, Stress Testing & Risk Appetite Governance Jobs in Hong Kong

  • Standard Chartered Bank Ltd
  • Hong Kong
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  • 0 - 3 Years
  • Posted : above 1 month

Job Description:

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 Its 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

Were 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

Stress Testing Coordination and Execution

Coordinate the Banks Risk function in completion of regulatory and internal stress tests;
Liaise with Group and relevant local functions such as Finance, Risk and Business functions in facilitating the setting of stress test scenario;
Ensure timely delivery of milestones and appropriate identification and management of cross stream dependencies for regulatory and ad hoc stress testing activities;
Determine stress test requirements and engage relevant stakeholders at different levels of the organisation across Risk, Finance, Treasury, Group, etc, to facilitate communication in relation to stress testing;
Support management of relationships with local regulatory bodies in relation to stress testing;
Facilitate the consolidation, documentation and submission of stress testing results of the Risk function
Review, challenge and clarify the stress testing outputs on an enterprise wide risk basis to ensure consistency and completeness in line with regulatory requirements;
Supervise, review and challenge of GCNA country-level stress testing and risk appetite activities;
Deliver clear concise reporting on stress testing results for presentation to senior committees such as Stress Testing Forum, Executive Risk Committee and Board
Facilitate planned enhancements in stress testing operating model, governance and system solutions, liaising with Group counterparts and local functional teams to ensure timely identification of requirements, data sources and key contacts and support the design of the operating model
Supervise and ensure delivery from central Group stress testing support teams (ie SCMAC, etc) on behalf of the GCNA region
Support delivery of Corporate & Institutional Banking and Commercial Banking Credit Risk and Retail Credit Risk Stress Testing Projections

Risk Appetite Setting & Monitoring

Support Risk Owners and Risk Framework owners in interpreting regulatory and internal requirements with respect to risk appetite to propose appropriate appetite metrics and thresholds
Coordinate across Risk, Compliance, Business and other functions as necessary to facilitate the setting of the Banks Risk appetite
Support monthly reporting against Risk Appetite and appropriate escalation of breaches
Facilitate Risk Owners and Risk Framework Owners in proposing mitigating actions in respect of appetite breaches
Ensure appropriate consideration and incorporation of stress testing results in risk appetite setting exercises

Risk Management

Develop a keen awareness and understanding of the Groups business strategy and model to support Stress Testing and Risk Appetite activities;
Support the definition and roll out of enhanced stress testing & risk appetite operating model, governance and system solutions
Maintain awareness and understanding of the wider business, economic and market environment in which the Group operates
Identify, within stress testing and risk appetite activities, operational risk issues and areas of non-compliance with internal or external regulations and requirements and propose solutions and escalate appropriately to ensure appropriate control framework is in place


Support the definition, implementation and management of enterprise-wide stress testing and risk appetite governance
Facilitate the Banks Stress Testing Forum to ensure regulatory stress testing governance requirements are fulfilled, particularly with respect to industry wide stress tests, ICAAP and Recovery Plan exercises
Interpret requirements, expectations and observations from regulator in relation to stress testing exercises and risk appetite setting and monitoring
Undertake comprehensive analysis to identify areas for improvement;
Participate in and provide ongoing support to audit and regulatory reviews and inquiries in relation to Stress Testing and Risk Appetite

Regulatory & Business Conduct

Display exemplary conduct and live by the Groups 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
Support the Stress Testing and Risk Appetite team to achieve the outcomes set out in the Banks Conduct Principles
Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters
Review activities against HKMA regulations in respect of Stress Testing and Risk appetite, identifying and proposing / implementing remediation of any gaps

Key Stakeholders

External stakeholders Local and regional regulators
Internal stakeholders
Country & Regional CFO
Country & Regional CRO
Country & Regional Treasury Risk Head
Country & Regional Governance Head
Country & Regional Model Governance Head
Country & Regional Business Heads
Country & Regional Function Heads
Country & Regional Compliance Team
Country & Group Internal Audit Team
External Auditors

Our Ideal Candidate

Understands complex interactions between economic and operational factors and their resulting impact to product, business line and financial results and position of the Bank;
Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with various cross functional teams at all levels Confidence in communication with senior management and in senior committees on Stress Test matters;
Demonstrated ability for problem solving, working independently and attention to detail; Ability to use discretion and independent judgments; Ability to understand impacts of adverse economic and market scenarios;
Ability to facilitate discussions and conduct working group meetings;
Dedicated to information integrity and to producing high quality and insightful output and hitting deadlines where applicable; and
Ability to manage multiple tasks successfully and efficiently in a fast paced, regulatory driven environment Experienced in project management

Experience & Qualifications

Solid experience in Banking industry;
Demonstrate knowledge of regulatory stress testing such as ICAAP or Recovery Plan;
Prior experience in Finance/Risk/Compliance/Audit/Governance and/or change management;
Understanding of financial reporting systems and standards (including IFRS 9), and / or project management / technology change preferred; and
Educated to degree level;

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

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Banking
Functional Area : Accounting/Tax/Company Secretary/Audit
Role : Chartered Accountant/CPA
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 07th Jan 2020

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