Risk Specialist - Business Continuity Management and Third-Party Risk Management (1 year contract)

Bank of Singapore
Singapore, Singapore
Oct 04, 2022
Oct 17, 2022
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group's global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!


Responsible for the overall second line of defence function related to operational risk management, ensuring that Business Continuity Management (BCM) and Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM) within the organisation is appropriately identified, assessed, and managed within the defined risk appetite.

  • Support the development, implementation, and maintenance of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) and Physical Security Programs which includes, but not limited to BCM Workbook review, Desktop Walkthrough, Call Tree exercises, BCP testing, annual attestation reporting and physical security self-assessments.
  • Support the development, implementation, and maintenance of the Third-Party Risk Management (TPRM) Program which includes, but not limited to the effective governance of the Third-Party Risk Committee, annual due diligence, and post implementation reviews.
  • Review and monitor BCM and TPRM regulations and guidelines, perform gap analysis where required and establish corresponding action plans to address any identified gaps to ensure adherence and compliance.
  • Provide guidance/advice to Business Units in the areas above including sharing of information on policy and procedure changes, operational risk indicators, breaches, and audit issues.


  • Relevant working experience in Operational Risk Management / Business Continuity Management / Third-Party Risk Management in the banking environment preferred.
  • Good knowledge of banking products and operations preferred.
  • Degree in finance / banking or related discipline preferred.
  • 1-2 years of banking experience with exposure in risk and controls preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (i.e., Excel (power user), PowerPoint, Word).
  • Knowledge on programming tools such as VBA, Python, or data visualisation tools (Power BI)
Language skills
  • Fluency in English is essential.
  • Ability to communicate complex processes and issues in a clear and impactful manner.
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal skills to facilitate interactions.
Personal attributes
  • Effective organisational and communication skills
  • Possess strong analytical, problem solving and report writing skills.
  • Strong attention to detail with emphasis on sense-check, completeness, and timeliness.
  • Independent and able to multi-task in a competitive environment.
  • High level of integrity.
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