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Manager Group Risk Management

Date: 17-Jul-2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Singtel Group


Singtel, Asia’s leading communications technology group, provides an extensive range of telecommunications and digital services to millions of consumers and businesses across Asia, Australia, Africa and the USA. With over 140 years of innovation behind us, we continue to push boundaries in our networks and services, to enrich lives and transform businesses.


Our core values – Customer Focus, Challenger Spirit, Teamwork, Integrity, and Personal Excellence – shape the way we work. We are passionate about making a difference and have an open and inclusive culture where everyone is empowered to do their best. Our diverse business means you will enjoy unique opportunities and rewarding experiences to learn and grow your career in a dynamic industry.


Join us and experience what it’s like to be with an Employer of Choice*. Together, let’s create a brighter digital future for all. *Awarded at the HR Fest Awards 2020



Job Description - Manager/ Senior Manager, Group Risk Management

Being part of the Singtel Group Risk Management, the role provides support to the Risk Management Committee (RMC) which in turn supports the Board I Risk Committee (RC) in the oversight of the Group's risks and mitigations, as well as the adequacy and effectiveness of the Group's risk management and internal control system.


•    To work with the Business Unit to establish risk strategies, and identify, assess and monitor risks in a structured manner.
•    To proactively drive the risk management practices in the Business Unit covering strategic, financial, operational and compliance risks.
•    To engage the Business Unit and act as an advisor to promote risk awareness culture within Singtel through risk awareness programme (communications, workshops, dialogues) and sharing of past learning.
•    To facilitate the preparation/update of the risk registers (and relevant risk reports containing risk indicators) which identify and assess the key risks facing the Business Units.
•    To review the internal controls in selected risk areas and develop appropriate risk mitigation plans to mitigate the risks.
•    To work collaboratively with the other team members within Group Risk Management responsible for managing the Group Insurance programme to ensure adequate and cost-effective coverage of the insurable areas.
•    To work collaboratively with the other team members within Group Risk Management and from the Business Unit and functions responsible for Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery (BC&DR) to ensure comprehensive and effective BC&DR plans and practices, and crisis exercises and reviews.
•    To support the Management/ Management Committee in assessing the risks and contract deviations on major contracts. This entails having a good understanding of the underlying risks and appreciation of the legality of the contract deviations (which can be sales or procurement contracts) that require approval by Management I Management Committee. (The volume of contracts requiring Group Risk Management's review vary from time to time and can take up to 50-60% of the Manager's time.)
•    To participate in relevant risk management subcommittees or discussions.
•    To undertake any additional responsibilities as assigned.

The main duties and responsibilities will be subjected to review when there is change in business requirements and scope of work.



We believe in the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people help us innovate and create strong connections with our customers. We strive to ensure all our people practices are non-discriminatory and provide a fair, performance-based work culture that is diverse, inclusive and collaborative.