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MUFG Union Bank Unsecured Lending Division Risk Manager- VP in Orange, California

Unsecured Lending Division Risk Manager- VP - 10041700-WD


Are you passionate about creating an exceptional client experience?

Discover your opportunity with Union Bank®, a division of the Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world. At Union Bank, we have our clients’ best interest in mind and draw on more than 160 years of experience to understand their distinct needs to tailor our solutions. We’re part of 180,000 colleagues around the globe striving to be the world’s most trusted financial group, knowing that trust starts with a culture of putting people first and empowering you to achieve your potential. Join Union Bank, where being inspired is expected and creating results is rewarded.

NOTE: This position can be located in Arizona or California

Job Summary:

We're seeking Division Risk Manager to support the Business Unit Risk Manager (BURM) with all risk activities related to the business line. This may include assessing control design, testing and monitoring of control effectiveness, and working to develop key risk metrics. In addition, you will participate in assessing, tracking, and reporting results of various risk management activities.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Identify risk trends and/or symptoms of process control breakdowns.

  • Assist BURM to build and maintain risk and control evaluations for all significant and emerging risks, including residual risk ranking and control deficiency remediation.

  • Responsible for keeping the BURM apprised of changes in inherent risk or control breakdowns/deficiencies that could impact residual risk.

  • Assist business partners in reviewing risks evolving from various initiatives to ensure that operational risks are recognized, mitigated, reported and/or accepted.

  • Participate in ad-hoc working groups to address and resolve new areas of risk within their area of responsibility.

  • Coordinate with business on any remediation activities, including documentation of action plans.

  • Monitor the progress of remediation activities.

  • Monitor risk management activities to ensure proper performance.

  • Identify and communicate emerging risks.

  • Clearly convey results of risk and control analysis in systems of record and in accordance with internal governance standards

  • Assist BURM in documenting process flows using Visio tool.

  • Identify training needs associated with changes in the organization, employee turnover, and control deficiencies.

  • Represent BURM on committees related to entity-wide risks.



  • Typically requires a BA or BS degree, 5 years’ experience in operations management within a financial institution.

  • Excellent skills in risk assessment analysis and a solid understanding of business and financial markets.

  • Strong knowledge of the inherent risk in the business line.

  • Strong management skills, excellent communication skills, both oral and written and an ability to interact with all levels of management.

  • Ability to analyze risk trends, identifying signs of changing risk levels

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.

A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions. Additionally, it’s the bank’s policy to only inquire into a candidate’s criminal history after an offer has been made. Federal law prohibits banks from employing individuals who have been convicted of, or received a pretrial diversion for, certain offenses.

Job : Finance

Primary Location : CALIFORNIA-Orange

Other Locations : CALIFORNIA-Irvine, ARIZONA-Phoenix

Job Posting : Apr 20, 2021, 12:56:58 PM

Shift: : Day

Schedule: : Full Time

Req ID: 10041700-WD