Operations Risk Specialist (6 months contract) - Tech Startup

Singapore Temporary
  • Fast-growing tech startup, backed by a leading investment firm
  • Newly created headcount, possible to convert to permanent

About Our Client

The client is a fast-growing cutting-edge technology company with strong financial support by a leading investment firm. Headquartered in Singapore, they are expanding aggressively globally.

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of Risk and Compliance, this is a newly created position with a focus in Second Line of Defense Role in Operational Risk.

  • Responsible for the setup of all aspects of operational risk for the business and its entities.
  • Developing operational risk policies & standards.
  • Performing operational risk identification & assessment and developing key risk and control indicators for the business.
  • Working closely with the Senior Management to investigate root causes, tracking and monitoring of operational risk issues.
  • Ensure proper documentation of risk policies and procedures for the business.
  • Any other adhoc duties

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 10 years of experience in Operation Risk from the banking industry.
  • Ideally you should come from a bank but also open to Consulting candidates with similar experience in setting up risk management processes for external clients.
  • Strong knowledge and hands-on experience in setting up of Risk Registers, Ops Risk Controls, Risk policies (Crisis Management Policy, Op Risk Policy etc.)
  • You should come with a strong risk control mindset so as to perform a Second Line Operational Risk role efficiently.
  • Familiar with concepts and tools like Process Universe, Process Mapping, Process Owner, Failure Mode Analysis, Control Design, Root Cause Analysis, Gross Risk, Residual Risk, Risk Control Self Assessments etc.
  • Immediately available candidates please apply!

What's on Offer

  • Excellent opportunity to join a fast-growing tech startup
  • You will be working closely with the senior management, assisting them in the setup of Ops risk management for the business
  • Competitive salary
Carissa Cher (Lic No: R1871795)
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Phone number
+65 6643 9731

Job summary

Contract Type
Consultant name
Carissa Cher (Lic No: R1871795)
Consultant contact
+65 6643 9731
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