The Role Responsibilities
- Support the City Compliance approved person to contribute to the effective management of risks across the branch through the branch MANCO.
- The CFCC function within the branch is the independent oversight on behalf of senior management of those core processes and related policies and procedures that seek to ensure the bank is in conformity with industry-specific laws and regulations in letter and spirit, thereby helping to maintain the bank&rsquos reputation.
- Ensure the effectiveness of the management of Compliance and Regulatory Risk issues by taking branch responsibility and leadership for compliance & Regulatory Risk. Promote, lead and manage the culture and practice of Compliance to ensure the conduct of business is within the letter and spirit of regulatory requirements and meets ethical standards.
- Ensure compliance with applicable laws, regulations, internal policies, procedures and codes by establishing and maintaining frameworks within branch in order to protect the reputation of the bank and avoid significant financial loss.
- Ensure, through the maintenance of appropriate frameworks and procedures, that material compliance and regulatory risks are anticipated, identified, escalated and reported to regional head and managed to mitigate risk, financial loss and damage to reputation.
- Regular engagement to develop regulatory relationships with regulators including SAFE, PBOC, CBIRC in the city with consistent adherence to regulatory expectations.
- Provide advice to branch business & functions stakeholders on compliance with local regulatory matters relating to CFCC.
- Support delivery of Compliance and AML Risk Assessments.
- Support relevant stakeholders to respond to regulatory questions.
- Ensure the branch is properly prepared for, routine regulatory exams, audits and supervisory inspections, as well as to managing the response from related stakeholders.
- Co-ordination with other teams in the branch (e.g. CGM office, CCIB, CPBB, Ops) and / or HO functions / Business segments (e.g. Finance, Product, BORM, Risk) esp. for regulatory survey and reporting.
- Assess the compliance risks of proposed new products/service in the branch prior to launch.
- Active compliance supervision to ensure that the branch is aware of and observes both general and specific regulations that apply to their business activities. At branch level, independently summarize, document and assess the compliance risks associated with the branch business activities, consider ways to measure compliance risks and use various compliance programmes/tools to enhance compliance risk control. Assist management to identify and maintain compliance processes and procedures identify potential compliance issues and advise on appropriate remedial action of responsible locations.
- Coordinate regulator meeting and liaise with relevant external bodies, assisting management to develop and maintain healthy regulatory relationships, coordinating and supporting on/offsite inspections, promptly follow up any identified deficiencies, and, where necessary, formulate proposals for amendments, rectifications.
- Deliver compliance guidance and education programs across the branch network, based on assessment of local branch compliance quality, educating staff on branch-wide compliance issues and provide guidance to staff on the appropriate implementation of compliance laws, rules and standards through ac hoc training and gathering of local senior management as well as representing Compliance in City MANCO.
- Disseminating new and revised local regulations, policies and standards to the City network, interpret them on risk-based approach, ensure appropriate coverage across businesses and co-ordination among HO and local management functions. Assess the impact of, and provide guidance on, new and revised regulations, policies and standards.
- Compile internal reports on a regular basis to senior management on compliance risk that has taken place within the City. Coordinate various types of ad hoc reports/surveys from regulators. Process local bank/product license/various local filing reports as requested. At City level summarize any identified breaches and/or deficiencies and the corrective measures recommended to address them, and report on corrective measures already taken to regulators.
- Regulatory & Business Conduct
- Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group&rsquos 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.
- Support the City Compliance approved person to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank&rsquos Conduct Principles: Fair Outcomes for Clients Effective Financial Markets Financial Crime ComplianceThe Right Environment.
- Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.
- Strictly follow local regulators (such as CBIRC/PBOC/SAFE) requirements of bank staff conduct.
Other ResponsibilitiesGeneral Job Description applicable to all the roles
- CGM, business lines and support functions at branch level (e.g. CGM office, CCIB, CPBB, Ops) and HO functions / Business segments (e.g. Finance, Product, Risk), Director and section chief of relevant department of local regulators.
- Understand, acknowledge and comply with the requirements on individual accountabilities and responsibilities of the job set out in applicable local laws and regulations as well as SCB internal policies
- Effectively ensure and intensify internal controls by keeping abreast with developments of applicable local laws and regulations on accountabilities
- Perform job duties with diligence, contribute to efforts as an individual or as a team member so as to avoid any actual or potential legal sanctions, regulatory penalties, material financial loss, or adverse reputational impact on the Bank
- Be responsible for failure to follow relevant rules and processes, failure to properly perform the responsibilities, and implement corrections
- Cooperate with any investigations or reviews on regulatory failure such as accountability review
About Standard Chartered
- General Job Description applicable to supervisory, internal audit and risk control roles (i.e. 2LOD, RFO)
- Properly perform the duties on supervisory, audit and risk control, including but not limited to
- contribute in the formulation or amendment of audit, risk control and accountability policies
- participate in the internal investigations or reviews on regulatory failure such as accountability review
- Be responsible for regulatory failure or risks arising from or in connection of failure to perform the duties on supervisory, audit and risk control
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In line with our Fair Pay Charter,
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we offer a competitive salary and benefits to support your mental, physical, financial and social wellbeing.
Recruitment assessments -
- Core bank funding for retirement savings, medical and life insurance, with flexible and voluntary benefits available in some locations
- Time-off including annual, parental/maternity (20 weeks), sabbatical (12 weeks maximum) and volunteering leave (3 days), along with with minimum global standards for annual and public holiday, which is combined to 30 days minimum
- Flexible working options based around home and office locations, with flexible working patterns
- Proactive wellbeing support through Unmind, a market-leading digital wellbeing platform, development courses for resilience and other human skills,global Employee Assistance Programme, sick leave, mental health first-aiders and all sorts of self-help toolkits
- A continuous learning culture to support your growth, with opportunities to reskill and upskill and access to physical, virtual and digital learning
- Being part of an inclusive and values driven organisation, one that embraces and celebrates our unique diversity, across our teams, business functions and geographies - everyone feels respected and can realise their full potential.
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