Manager, Group Treasury

Location
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
06 Sep 2019
Ref
6383878
Job role
Accountant
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.


The Role Responsibilities

Ensure that the Treasury function's framework including Liquidity and Funding Risk Management, Fund Transfer Pricing (FTP) and Earnings Risk is appropriately and consistently applied. Be the Treasury contact point for relevant country stakeholders

Treasury Risk Responsibilities:
  • Control and monitoring of the management of Liquidity and Funding Risk and Earnings Risk in area of responsibility
  • Develop proactive engagement with business and key stakeholders in pursuit of balanced risk/return positions via discussions on liquidity and earnings risk exposures, limits, Risk Appetite levels as well as FTP issues
  • Daily review and analysis of key liquidity metrics such as LCR, internal stress test (Survival Horizons) etc for countries of responsibility
  • To provide detailed analysis of risk exposures, market commentaries and variance analysis to county and group stakeholders.
  • Implementation of the Treasury policies on Liquidity and Funding Risk, Earnings Risk and assist Finance in implementation and interpretation of FTP policy.
  • Contribute towards Country Recovery Plan implementation/update and conduct of liquidity fire drills for relevant countries.
  • Support ALCOs in balance sheet management.
  • Support team delivery for Ad-hoc projects and Group initiatives related to Liquidity, IRRBB & FTP policies and model implementations in country
  • Establish and maintain operational control framework to ensure compliance with internal policies, procedures, Group/local regulatory requirements, code of conducts, and applicable external laws and regulations
  • Liaise with internal / external auditors and regulators where appropriate
  • Represent Treasury Risk in country ALCO meetings
Strategy
  • Awareness and understanding of the Group's and Country's business strategy and model appropriate to the role
Business
  • Awareness and understanding of the wider business, economic and market environment and its impact in countries of responsibility
Risk Management
  • Act as the Treasury risk control owner under the Group's Risk Management Framework, including relevant Operational Risk Framework ownership
  • Ensure a full understanding of the risk and control environment in area of responsibility
Governance
  • Awareness and understanding of the local regulatory framework and requirements/ expectations relevant to the countries of responsibility.
Regulatory & Business conduct
  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group's Values and Code of Conduct.
  • Take personal responsibility for embedding the highest standards of ethics, including regulatory and business conduct, across Standard Chartered Bank. This includes understanding and ensuring compliance with, in letter and spirit, all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and the Group Code of Conduct.
  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.
Key Stakeholders
  • Central & Regional Treasury Management Team
  • Country CEO, CFO and Business Heads
  • GFS Balance Sheet Management/CoE Chennai
  • Country Balance Sheet Management/Finance
  • CCIB and Retail/Private Bank


Our Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelors degree preferably in Finance/Accounting or in a quantitative area
  • Self-motivated, energetic and result oriented
  • Excellent analytical and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to assess risk and appropriate levels of return
  • Willingness and ability to work and deliver on tight/challenging deadlines
  • Good understanding of liquidity risk and IRRBB concepts tools/techniques and ability to assess risk and appropriate levels of return
  • Good knowledge of Banking Book and FM products and support systems
  • Sound understanding of accounting principles and conventions
  • Proficiency in computer programs such as MS Access, VBA, SQL etc
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.