Senior Manager, Margin Operations

Senior Manager, Margin Operations

Standard Chartered
Bengaluru / Bangalore India
5-8 years
Not Specified

Job Description


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%26#39;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%26#39;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

  • Ensure effective handling of daily BAU and booking of margin movements in collateral management system

  • Engage with credit, legal, compliance, XVA, front office, middle office and margining teams to resolve margin disputes and issues concerning the accuracy of margin calls

  • Effectively handle client queries, issues and complains

  • Challenge existing process and continuously seek opportunity to improve processes and controls

  • Participate in process deep dive review with Risk and control functions

  • Actively participate in BCP events such DR drill and call tree tests

  • Participate in business prioritization, UAT tests and post implementation check

  • Adherence to key processes and control requirement

  • Ensure timely completion, maintenance and renewal of DOI, R%26amp;R and SLA documents

  • Ensure tasks are carried out within policies and procedures avoiding costs due to delays, compensation claims and operational losses.

  • Embed the Group%26rsquo;s Values and Group Code of Conduct in the daily process and ensure adherence with the highest standards of ethics, complying with relevant policies, processes and regulations.

  • Timely completion of OJT and mandatory learnings

  • Guide %26amp; train new joiners

  • Ensure cordial relationship with colleagues and stakeholders

  • Own your career, seek feedback to continuously improve and innovate while utilizing the firm%26rsquo;s internal resources

  • Actively participate in BCP events such DR drill and call tree tests


Key Stakeholders

  • FMO Margin Ops

  • FMO MT

  • FMO Regulatory Operations

  • FMO Cash Settlements

  • FMO Securities Operations

  • Technology

  • FM %26amp; Regional COO

  • FM Business Heads

  • TCRM

  • Finance including Product Control

  • Legal %26amp; Compliance

  • Operational Risk


Regulatory %26amp; Business Conduct

  • Display exemplary conduct and live by the Group%26rsquo;s 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.

  • Lead to achieve the outcomes set out in the Bank%26rsquo;s Conduct Principles: [Fair Outcomes for Clients; Effective Financial Markets; Financial Crime Compliance; The Right Environment.] *

  • Effectively and collaboratively identify, escalate, mitigate and resolve risk, conduct and compliance matters.


Our Ideal Candidate

  • At least 5 years of working experience in Operations Risk, Collateral Management, Middle office and banking operations

  • Understanding of margin and portfolio reconciliation requirements under Doff-Frank, EMIR, HKMA, MAS etc

  • Expert understanding of OTC Derivative, MTM valuation, Margining, ISDA/CSA, Repo and SBL and Trade sensitivities

  • Sound understanding of the functioning of various asset classes, Trade Life Cycle, FO %26amp; MO functions and front to bank processing

  • Sounds knowledge of industry platforms like %26lsquo;Acadiasoft, Tri-Resolve, Bloomberg, Reuters, IM Exposure Manager etc

  • Ability to communicate effectively with peers, senior management and other stakeholders within the organisation.

  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet tight deadlines

  • Excellent written %26amp; spoken communication, good team player and self-motivated

  • Knowledge of operational processes, operational risks and controls



  • Proven ability to support identification of operational risks and to suggest control enhancements

  • High level of PC literacy with a strong understanding of Microsoft Products


Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions. 
To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our . We welcome conversations on flexible working.

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