Vice President / Assistant Vice President, Risk & Control, Institutional Banking Group COO Office

Senior (6-10 years)


Technical Skills

  • Audit
  • Compliance
  • Quality Assurance
  • Risk Management
  • Sales

Job Description

Vice President / Assistant Vice President, Risk & Control, Institutional Banking Group COO Office

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 seven consecutive years from 2009 to 2015.


  • Assist Institutional Banking Group COO and Risk & Control Head to implement risk and control processes and measures within the business segments, with the aim of ensuring a safe and sound operating environment;
  • Cover the quality assurance of client on-boarding process and develop a risk-based monitoring / review mechanism in a longer run
  • Assist IBG COO and Risk & Control Head to enhance risk governance and control function of front-to-end process of new initiatives in the segment, e.g. Satellite Branches/smart panel set up
  • Perform analytical review of past suspected fraud and fraudulent cases as lesson learnt and study any behavioral pattern for preventive measures
  • Coordinate and drive automation / digitization of transaction monitoring and fraud prevention
  • Assist IBG COO and Risk & Control Head to review sales process, fair dealing, data protection governance of the business and facilitate the business segment to comply with the Bank’s policies / standards and external regulations by:
    • Disseminating information, leading and coordinating the implementation of Bank’s policies, procedures & controls to ensure compliance;
    • Promoting risk control awareness; and
    • Acting as contact person to liaise with other Support Units including Compliance, Legal, Audit and Risk Management on control and compliance matters.
  • Coordinate stakeholders within the business segment to review, devise and implement relevant policies, processes, controls, systems, documents to comply with new or amended laws
  • Degree holder in relevant discipline including but not limited to business administration and risk management
  • Possess at least 8 years’ experience or more in Institutional Banking management or regulatory /compliance or control.
  • Sufficient knowledge and experience of the IBG’s business processes and related regulatory requirement, with drive to keep updated on prevailing market and regulatory news and developments.
  • Ability to provide balanced view between business expediency as well as risk & control
  • Ability to work closely and effectively with relevant stakeholders locally and at regional level to rollout / implement needful control related policies and procedures.
  • Strong professional experience on compliance & risk control in banking.
  • Knowledge in Institutional Banking products and operations.
  • Strong project skills, good communication and analytical skills
  • Change agent, decisive and methodical.

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

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Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelSenior (6-10 years)
Education LevelBachelor