Assistant Product Manager, Wealth Markets Products and Sales

Standard Chartered Bank
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Oct 12, 2019
Oct 26, 2019
Job Function
Wealth Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
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

  • Direct responsibility for the volume, revenue, profit and other productivity related KPIs on WMPS Products
  • Drive and manage business operations related to 'Student File Operation' (student overseas education programme) from product management point of view.
  • Engage with all internal and external stake holders to achieve target customer activation levels.
  • Continuous engagement with front line staff in driving products within the scope.
  • Review and recommend the product promotion strategy applicable for the country ensuring maximum value to the customers.
  • Manage all direct costs associated with WMPS Products and related business operations.
  • Manage day-to-day financial and key indicators, conduct required analytic studies and ensure required compliance level at all times.
  • To ensure that the Operational Risk Management and Assurance frame work is practiced at all times as per the applicability.
  • Handling risk items stemming out from key Risk Management forums as appropriate and ensure actionable arising from these forums are tracked for completion under the guidance from relevant stake holders.
  • To ensure active participation in training programs conducted on Operational Risk and that all staff in the unit are trained on Operational Risk aspect.
  • To work closely with the Unit and Business Operational Risk manager to identify and resolve key risks for the products within the scope.
  • Ensure that governance aspect related to the 'Student File Operation' is attended to and managed in compliant to the applicable policies and procedures at all times.
  • To ensure that products within the scope are ready to meet audit requirements at all times.
  • The job holder must ensure he/ she is fully aware of all the policies and procedures issued in relation to KYC and money laundering prevention (AML) along with other applicable policies and procedures. .
  • Managing all analytics and MISs related to the job scope.
  • Ensure all related operational processes / DOIs / SLAs are updated.
  • Administrating all marketing activities related to the promotional strategy.
OPERATIONS / MIS / Analytics
  • WMPS Products
  • Student File Operations
  • Timely reporting of incidents and accidents
  • No of failures to report incidents and accidents
  • Responsible conduct during any emergency that may have occurred

Our Ideal Candidate
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in banking / or related industry.
  • Preferably a Degree Holder in any related discipline.
  • Good interpersonal skills in managing external and internal stake holders.
  • Knowledge and awareness on Treasury Products and related operations.
  • Any specialized qualification related to financial analysis would be an added advantage. (ex. CFA)
  • ACI or CBSL qualification to act as the back-up Dealer would be an added advantage.
  • Strategic thinker and a self starter.

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