Chief Risk Officer

Manila Permanent
  • International exposure and recognition
  • Generous salary package

About Our Client

The client is one of the major Big Data and AI players in the APAC region. It serves and assists over 1000 clients in their efforts to prevent fraud and automate operations, and looks to enter the Philippine market with its very own digital bank.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the role are as follows:

  • Develop risk mitigation strategies, and update them as local and international regulatory law changes
  • Design SOP's for measuring, monitoring, evaluating, and mitigating risk exposure
  • Establish a credit rating system
  • Acquire or develop decision support tools
  • Ensure that the organizational practice adheres to statutory reporting procedure
  • Foster a risk-aware culture and environment throughout the organization by setting up strong systems and processes in the Risk, Credit, and Operations Departments
  • Determine the capital requirements for each of the client's PH digital banking products and activities in order to ensure sufficient provisions
  • Create and nurture relationships with with external authorities and financial institutions in order to bring in best practices and modernize the client's risk management
  • Set up, organize, and manage the Fraud Risk Management Team for internal investigations and fraud mitigation

The Successful Applicant

  • Have 10 years of experience in the Risk Management field, with more than 4 years at the supervisory or management levels
  • Have hands-on experience covering risk management activities from operational, commercial, and holistic standpoints
  • Have banking experience in Credit Risk and Retail Lending
  • Have a demonstrated proficiency in developing and modernizing SOP's, policies, and frameworks on consumer lending and retail banking business unites
  • Be comfortable in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Sufficient commercial and regulatory knowledge on the risk exposure limits of consumer lending, retail banking, and/or digital banking
  • Be knowledgeable on current regulations and practices related to risk management, especially Basel & Basel II
  • Have the ability to manage large volume transactions, and scale teams & the risk management processes
  • Have the ability to break down complex issues to non-expert stakeholders
  • Have a commercial and professional attitude - escalating issues to senior management on a timely basis, and providing solutions
  • Have the ability to mentor a team - wisely delegating tasks to team members according to their growth and competency

What's on Offer

A thrilling opportunity to serve as the Chief Risk Officer for the very first Philippine digital bank project of one of APAC's leading Big Data and AI companies. Be compensated generously for handling this impressive responsibility with an industry-leading salary package, including the coverage of your dependents' education fees.

Javy Casas
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Phone number
+63 91 7700 7058

Job summary

Banking & Financial Services
Sub Sector
Risk Management
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Financial Services
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Consultant name
Javy Casas
Consultant contact
+63 91 7700 7058
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