Senior Project Manager - Banking - Risk/AML

Location: Kuala Lumpur,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: RM180000 - RM240000 per annum
REF: SV00037234

  • global banking operational hubs
  • fast paced environment
  • competitive remuneration package

Our Client

Our client, one of Malaysia's largest global banking operations hubs, covering over 100 countries with a corresponding network of 3300 banks is looking to a hire a Project Manager to join their team. You will be responsible to provide program management support of strategic and tactical projects and programs, addressing key initiatives and ensure successful delivery of initiatives, consistent and timely reporting as well as appropriate escalation of issues and risks.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage and be accountable for strategic and tactical Optimization programs from a Program Management perspective within APAC
  • Build governance around AML Optimization strategic and tactical projects in APAC to include effective processes around project planning, tracking and escalation of risks, metrics tracking the results of implementations/FTE saves and capacity planning
  • Manage the governance process, reporting, liaising and escalating to steering and management groups in a timely manner
  • Ensures risks & issues are identified, tracked, reported on and resolved in a timely manner
  • Help the team to prepare for OCC examinations/review, audit reviews and prepare status reports for senior management

To qualify, candidates must possess:

  • Experience in global roles supporting complex multi-country Banking and Financial Services operations
  • Experience working across functions, including Optimization, Operations, Technology, Compliance Monitoring and the Business
  • Strong PM experience in MNC and multi-projects at global/regional level
  • Strong program and project management skills and knowledge of an industry standard methodologies
  • Excellent analytical/problem solving skills and written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate at all levels of the organization to achieve alignment and action and facilitate team and client meetings

Contact Shandra Vaahini at +603 2300 7217 or; or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number SV00037234. For similar roles, please visit

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