Senior Manager, Risk & Assurance

  • A growing digital media business

  • Driven by relentless innovation

  • Bringing experiences to life

We are REA Group Asia, part of REA Group

Being the authority on property in Asia is no small feat. We do it by creating trust in the property journey for consumers and being trusted partners to our customers. With so much meaning in what we do, finding your purpose here comes easy.

We are looking for Senior Risk & Assurance Manager in managing the following:

  • Via the Business Unit Risk Leads, drive the implementation of the REA Risk Management Framework.

  • Develop an annual Audit Plan that includes control testing oversight activities as well as targeted reviews.

  • Via the Risk Leads, develop the applicable annual Risk Appetite Statement and limits for approval by the REA Board taking into consideration current and emerging organisational risk appetite and strategic direction.

  • Driving a culture that is risk aware and appropriately responsive.

  • Provide support to the business by facilitating and managing risk workshops to identify, assess, and report on key risks (primarily for proposed strategic initiatives and/or changes in business/operations).

  • Identify, assess, and provide guidance on emerging risks facing REA Asia and the industry.

  • Assist the Risk Leads in maintaining the Business Unit Risk Profile, including Compliance Obligations, to ensure that potential and current risks faced by the business are articulated, quantified (financial and non-financial), mitigated and monitored.

  • Working across the region, ensure that change throughout the business gives consideration to risks that may arise from this by facilitating the Change Risk Assessment process.

  • Major Incident Management - accountable for ensuring that and facilitating where necessary, the Major Incident Management process. Thereby making sure that major incidents are appropriately managed, post incident reviews are conducted and controls identified that require strengthening or implementing.

  • Business Resilience - ensure Business Continuity and Crisis Management Plans are developed and maintained in line with Business Continuity & Resilience Policy that includes regular and ongoing testing.

  • Analysis and reporting of key information relating to the management of risk exposures by the business.

  • Co-ordinate/assist/facilitate reviews performed by internal or external parties, including regulators where appropriate.

  • ·Ensure the resolution of Audit Issues.

  • Coordinate and Chair the Asia Management Risk Committee.

Who are we looking for?

  • We are looking for someone with the following set of skills:

  • Strong business/commercial acumen

  • At least 8 years’ experience in Risk Management in a listed company

  • Experience in developing and executing audit plans

  • Excellent track record in providing risk management services as a trusted advisor or business partner

  • Solid understanding of good risk and corporate governance practices

  • Can engage and influence key stakeholders to achieve necessary outcomes. Works well under pressure

  • Strong experience in driving effective risk management culture for example through mentoring and coaching Senior Leaders, Risk Leads, Risk & Assurance team members

  • Excellent business writing skills, including for Executive and Board reports

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills – able to deliver engaging and persuasive messages to senior management and other internal and external senior stakeholders including Board members, partners and regulators

  • Excellent ability to deal effectively with conflict and difficult situations involving key/senior stakeholders whilst maintaining an effective and collaborative working relationship

  • Able to act a trusted advisor to the CEO REA Asia and the ILT on matters relating to the strategic and operational planning of the team

  • Strong ability to multi-task and prioritise delivery of key projects and initiatives in terms of own workload as well as for the team

  • Self-disciplined and motivated.

  • Maintains focus and delivers under pressure; can manage multiple tasks and prioritise deadlines.

  • Good commercial judgement and appreciation of risk.

  • Works collaboratively in multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Shows leadership without direct authority and in situations of ambiguity.

  • Works effectively with minimal supervision, knowing when to escalate matters to People Leader.

  • Deep understanding of Asian business culture across the Malaysia, Hong Kong and Thailand.

If this role describes your passion and interest, come explore the opportunity. Click Apply and send us your resume.

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  • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

  • Business Services

  • Posted 2 months ago

  • Full time - Permanent

  • R0005177