UBS Financial Services Credit Risk Officer in Singapore, Singapore

Your role:

Are you a team player, have an eye for detail and a high level of integrity? We are looking for an individual to:

  • review, approve or recommend (depending on your ad persona delegated Credit Authority) credit requests for our Singapore booked Clients

  • manage / monitor the loan book and assist the head of the team in auditors and regulators' communication

  • handle and process the large number of credit process related queries from the origination units

  • drive efficiency and effectiveness to ensure the best possible use of resources and systems

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You will be working in the Credit Risk Control Wealth Management APAC team. We're primarily responsible for credit limit approval / setting as well as for monitoring of the counterparty credit risk of UBS Wealth Management clients with accounts booked in APAC. Credit Risk Control is dedicated to achieve excellence in credit risk control processes and strives to enable our Client Advisors and Product Specialists to originate collateralized lending and derivative business which fits into the credit risk framework and risk appetite of our Business Unit/UBS Group

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • worked in a similar position before (at least 3 years) within a Wealth Management credit approval function.

  • University graduate, preferably with Business/ Maths/ Economics/ Finance background.

  • a strong analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills.

  • good communication skills and ability to explain any credit decisions /conditions to the Origination units in an

understandable and respectful manner (the ability to communicate in an additional Asian language will be a distinct advantage, although not essential)

  • efficient, accurate and timely delivery within the function

  • ideally a Degree qualification (preferably in Banking and Finance or related discipline)

  • strong analytical skills to assess a problem

  • satisfactory product knowledge in foreign exchange, equity derivatives and structured products

  • proficiency in Excel and Access programming will be a plus

  • natural presentational skills to be able to deliver training sessions to the Origination units, where necessary

You are:

  • a great communicator, you know how to speak with people at all levels and departments

  • known for delivering quality work under pressure.

  • able to work under pressure and independently with minimal supervision

  • able to identify issues and escalate to appropriate parties such as legal, compliance and tax

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 165515BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Credit Risk Officer

City: Singapore

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Singapore

Function Category: Risk