Regional Head of Operational Risk, Wholesale Bank Jobs in Singapore

    Regional Head of Operational Risk, Wholesale Bank

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    • Category Financial Services
    • Industry Wholesale Banking and Global MarketsConsumer Financial ServicesPrivate Banking & Wealth
    • Function Risk
    • Consultant Emily Tan
    • License No 1106860
    • Registration No 16S8060
    • Job Ref No ET 23660
    • Salary Above S$250,000


    This is a global wholesale bank with a strategic focus in growing their Asia footprints. With Singapore being the regional hub, they are looking for a Regional Lead for the Operational Risk team due to continued growth emphasis in the region. This is a highly visible role with senior regional stakeholders across the region and headquarters.


    Managing a Regional portfolio,  you will be responsible for reviewing, challenging and developing new operational risk policies and framework that take into account risk from the current dynamic risk landscape.  You will spearhead and refine the risk guidelines and have the autonomy to redesign the existing policies. You will drive the usage of data analytics and tools for shaping and future-proofing the 2nd line Risk function. You will also be the key point of contact to senior risk leaders in the bank and external forum to be keeping abreast of the latest risk techniques and topics. This is a line risk role that requires a game-changer mindset as you will be driving change management across the risk function. This is an exciting opportunity where you will engage with senior internal stakeholders and present to Global Risk Management Committees.



    With at least 15 years of related Operational Risk Management experience in Banks. Usage of data analytic tools and techniques is a plus. Change Management experience is preferred. Proven ability to write policies, present ideas and engage senior stakeholders is a plus. Leadership experience with a executive presence will be a plus. Strong corporate governance, regulatory knowledge and problem-solving skills are preferred. You are highly resilient, problem-solver, driven, solutions-focused, and has strong influencing skills.

    To Apply

    To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume to Emily Tan at, quoting the job title and ref no. ET 23660. Due to overwhelming response, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.


    Reg: 1106860

    Lic: 16S8060