Vice President / Assistant Vice President, Operational Risk, Policies and Governance, Risk Management Group



Technical Skills

  • Internal Control
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Operational Risk
  • Oracle PL/SQL
  • Qlikview
  • Risk Management
  • SQL
  • Training
  • Treasury

Job Description

Vice President / Assistant Vice President, Operational Risk, Policies and Governance, Risk Management Group

Location: Hong Kong

DBS. Living, Breathing Asia.

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named “Asia’s Best Bank” by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and “Best Bank in Asia-Pacific” by Global Finance. The bank has also been named “Safest Bank in Asia” by Global Finance for nine consecutive years from 2009 to 2017.


  • Assist the manager in maintaining and updating the Operational Risk Management standards, processes, tools (eg. RCSA, KRI, Risk Event monitoring) in line with Group and regulatory requirements.
  • Review new and/or revised Operational Risk related Group policies and ensure these are appropriately and timely submitted and approved for local adoption. Determine the need for country specific policies and ensure these are rolled out with appropriate approvals.
  • Lead the implementation of changes to the Operational Risk Management systems and modules and where required, roll-out the related systems/modules to the BU/SUs.
  • Liaise with the relevant units to ensure data integrity of and appropriate user access to the Operational Risk Management systems.
  • Perform regular detailed analysis of operational risk data and trends and compile relevant reports to the manager for further assessment and reporting.
  • Compile regular reports for apprising senior management of the overall state of control environments of the entities.
  • Monitor and follow-up with Operational Risk Controllers / the Unit Operational Risk Managers of the BU/SUs for the timely submission of RCSAs, KRIs, risk events, Focus Areas updates etc and reporting of status on corrective actions for resolution of issues identified.
  • Track new risk events and follow up on overdue / extension of action plans to ensure proper justifications and approvals are obtained.
  • Provide operational risk related training to BU/SU staff for upgrading their risk/control awareness and/or efficient usage of the operational risk systems.
  • Provide secretarial support to relevant risk committee(s).

  • Degree holder
  • Analytical mind with good knowledge in banking operations and/or internal control systems.
  • Good knowledge of regulatory/statutory requirements.
  • Experience in at least one banking segment (e.g. Consumer Banking, Institutional Banking, Treasury & Markets, Securities) with a fair amount of related product knowledge.
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills and problem solving mentality.
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese is essential.
  • Knowledge on QlikView, Power BI, PL/SQL, and office suite (especially excel and powerpoint) is highly preferred.
  • Previous experience working in the consulting industry would be highly regarded.
Apply Now

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Employment TypeFull-time
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish, Cantonese