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APAC Enterprise Function Operational Risk Business Oversight Senior Officer

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Job ID 67916BR

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Market Job Description


About the Role


The successful candidate of this position will use the subject matter expertise and industry knowledge to provide independent oversight and credible challenge to the Enterprise Function team operational risk management activities

Responsibilities

  • Direct engagement with the Control Executive teams, Business Management and Independent Risk teams to promote a strong operational risk culture
  • Active engagement in key Enterprise Function risk governance routines inclusive of strategic planning sessions, governance committees and business reviews
  • Oversee and challenge the Enterprise Function front line across all operational risk routines including – plan, identify and assess, control and mitigate, test and validate, monitor and report
  • Support the Business Oversight Leader with the performance of an independent risk assessment of the APAC business front line, inclusive of emerging risks
  • Understand, review and challenge the APAC business front line risk acceptances and new business initiatives
  • Identify and escalate to business oversight leadership conflicts with risk management results and expected business outcomes
  • Influence appropriate risk management prioritization by the front line to enable the business to meet strategic objectives, while meeting operational risk program expectations
  • Evaluate cross-program and cross-group analytics to identify opportunities and best practices to influence stronger risk management practices by the business
  • Active engagement with IRM risk teams supporting various risk types to ensure appropriate alignment and prioritization
  • Develop and deliver oversight content summarizing the results of the independent risk assessment activities
  • Maintain relationships with Business Managers, Independent Risk teams, and Group Control Executive teams
  • Facilitate IRM-sourced issues to the APAC business as needed
  • Provide a business-centric view to IRM Risk Programs as needed


Market Skills and Certifications


Requirements

  • 10+ years of experience in compliance, operational risk management (includes audit, legal, credit risk, market risk, or the management of a process or business with accountability for compliance or operational risk), or a combination of both; or 10+ years of IT systems security, business process management or financial services industry experience, of which 5+ years’ must include direct experience in compliance, operational risk management, or a combination of both

Desired Qualifications

  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to articulate complex concepts in a clear manner


We Value Diversity


At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law. We comply with all applicable laws in every jurisdiction in which we operate.

Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.
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