Head of Wholesale Credit / Market Risk
Location Kuala Lumpur
Consultant Doreen Ooi
Date posted 14 September 2016
An exciting Head of Wholesale Credit / Market Risk has just become available at one of the most respected global banks based in Kuala Lumpur. Reporting directly to the CRO, this is a role for a top performing risk manager.
About the Head of Wholesale Credit / Market Risk role:
In this highly critical role, you will be responsible for the development of the broader risk team and championing a high performance culture. You will also deputise for the Chief Risk Officer in his/her absence.
- Contribute strongly to the achievement of bank targets by promoting strong underwriting standards
- Demonstrate high level of self-awareness around the transaction approval process focusing on material items while recognising that commerciality and speed to market is important
- Position the bank’s loan portfolio by aligning new advances and resources or reducing exposures ensuring compliance to internal guidelines
- Implementing guidelines on credit quality/ issues, profitability, sectors and procedures
- Promote credit quality through timely and forward looking risk reviews and contribute to early detection of weak/deteriorating credit
To succeed in the Head of Wholesale Credit / Market Risk job, you will need to have the ability to to work effectively and cooperatively with senior business leaders across borders and internal matrix.
- Post-graduate degree in Business Administration, Finance or a related field
- Exposure to demanding operational environments to gain insight into effective risk management applications
- Deep understanding of risk management at both a strategic level and at the business unit level
- Good knowledge of Wholesale/Corporate Banking
- A high level of professional competence which helps to determine solutions around appropriate risk measures, risk processes, risk monitoring and management
This international bank needs no introduction and is recognised globally as a leader in their field of expertise. With great client and known for their wide network, they have won many industry awards. This bank is very focused on developing and training their people to the highest standards.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Head of Wholesale Credit / Market Risk job.
Apply today or call me to discuss this new opportunity.
Business Registration Number: 729828-T Licence Number: JTK2125