Assistant / Vice President, Group Risk Management - Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)

Assistant / Vice President, Group Risk Management - Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG)

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)


Job Nature: Permanent

Job Category: Corporate Banking, Corporate Finance, Credit & Loan

Qualification: Diploma


Functional area: Risk Management
Employment type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent

Responsibilities:  
  • Develop, maintain, steward and enhance The Bank’s responsible financing policy
  • Research and analyse key emerging ESG developments and thematic environmental and social topics
  • Provide training and capacity-building to staff on ESG risk management
  • Liaise and engage with internal counterparts and external stakeholders on ESG/ responsible financing issues
Requirements: 
  • Degree in relevant field (e.g. Economics, Business, Finance, Environmental Studies, Sustainability)
  • Interest in sustainability and strong knowledge in general and emerging ESG trends and specific knowledge on dominant ESG issues for selected industries
  • Working knowledge of international ESG frameworks and standards e.g. IFC Performance Standards
  • Prior experience in ESG domain in a financial institution or relevant policy experience preferred
  • Strong interpersonal, communication/ presentation and writing skills
  • A strong team player with the ability to work with colleagues across various departments/divisions

Company Overview

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices.
... Learn More

View All Jobs