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MUFG Union Bank Vice President, Business Compliance Advisory in Singapore

Do you want your voice heard and your actions to count?

Discover your opportunity with Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG), the 5th largest financial group in the world. Across the globe, we’re 180,000 colleagues, striving to make a difference for every client, organization, and community we serve. We stand for our values, building long-term relationships, serving society, and fostering shared and sustainable growth for a better world.

With a vision to be the world’s most trusted financial group, it’s part of our culture to put people first, listen to new and diverse ideas and collaborate toward greater innovation, speed and agility. This means investing in talent, technologies, and tools that empower you to own your career.

Join MUFG, where being inspired is expected and making a meaningful impact is rewarded.

Regional HQ (Singapore) Business Compliance Advisory

  • To assist the Head of Advisory/SG Compliance Officer in delivering ACO strategy and implementation of a robust and structured Compliance Programme in APAC.

  • To be a trusted advisor to GCIB business management/leadership team on Core Compliance (i.e. Non-Financial Crime) issues and risks. Provide sound advice/review to business such as new business initiatives, products, and transactions based on MAS requirements and MUFG’s compliance policies and procedures, to support decision making.

  • To work with, and cover as necessary, compliance advisers in the team covering Japanese Corporate Banking, Transaction Banking, Markets, and Functions.

  • To engage and influence business and regional/branch management on key compliance risks identified and actions required. Monitor action plans to ensure compliance gaps are closed in a timely and appropriate manner to mitigate compliance risk.

  • To maintain good working knowledge of industry trends, products, relevant laws and regulations, and support in the development of appropriate and practical solutions and processes that are in line with industry best practice.

  • To work with compliance colleagues in ACO and Financial Crime Office of Asia (FCOA), and in the region to share knowledge and to provide guidance and advice to business on complex Compliance issues.

Job Requirements:

  • Degree qualified, with at least 8 years of relevant working experience at a financial institution, regulator, or audit firm.

  • Prior experience in business compliance advisory or regulatory compliance in a global corporate banking environment.

  • Sufficient knowledge of corporate and investment banking business, the relevant products and services including project finance, strategic and acquisition finance, structured trade finance, loans syndications, and corporate finance advisory in relation to M&A.

  • Good knowledge of MAS requirements and their application to the business.

  • Excellent analytical skills and demonstrable ability to make sound judgment based on imperfect information.

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team, including collaborating with compliance colleagues in ACO to support the business and deliver the function.

  • Strong communications skills, written and verbal, and ability to manage wide range of stakeholders.

MUFG Bank Ltd & MUFG Securities Asia Limited (collectively referred to as “MUFG”) is an equal opportunity employer. We view our employees as our key assets as they are fundamental to our long-term growth and success. MUFG is committed to hiring based on merit and organsational fit, regardless of race, religion or gender.

At MUFG, our colleagues are our greatest assets. Our Culture Principles provide a roadmap for how each of our colleagues must think and act to become more client-obsessed, inclusive and innovative. They reflect who we are, who we want to be and what we expect from one another. We are excited to see you take the next step in exploring a career with us and encourage you to spend more time reviewing them!

Our Culture Principles

  • Client Centric

  • People Focused

  • Listen Up. Speak Up.

  • Innovate & Simplify

  • Own & Execute

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