Job ref no.: 2200020168
Standard Chartered Bank

Associate Director, Trade Credit Insurance, Financing Risk

Standard Chartered Bank

Role Responsibilities


  • Help drive origination and revenue growth by exploring and creating new trade credit insurance / risk mitigating solutions to create credit headroom to support the strategy of the group.
  • Support the TCI team in promoting and championing trade credit insurance as a centre of excellence, and providing training and knowledge transfer to the global network.
  • Work with other stakeholders (eg TASS / TDP) in preparation for any capital management or portfolio management initiatives.


Transactional Trade Credit Insurance / Risk Mitigant Solutions

  • To engage with product and sales partners in the countries to identify needs and develop credit insurance distribution solutions.
  • To structure and facilitate bespoke Insurance-Backed Open Account, Supply Chain Financing and Documentary Trade suite of solution as well as any other global trade finance business of the group.
  • To engage Underwriters / Investors / Insurance market to seek optimal / effective credit risk mitigant solutions to support and credit enhance the deal, including but not limited to policy design, structure, wording negotiation, review, etc.

Group Trade Credit Insurance / Risk Mitigant Programs

  • To support the team in the management and running of all the group Credit Insurance / Risk Mitigant global programs.
  • To support the team in the overall development and commercializing of new risk mitigant solutions / initiatives for the group.
  • To support the team in our global responsibility and ownership over the end-to-end process / governance / approval and sanctions of the usage of all credit insurance policies of the Group.


  • To execute the life cycle process of credit insurance as captured in the Trade Distribution Process Universe and the Trade Credit Insurance Governance Framework.

Risk Management

  • To assess TB’s distribution needs and translate these into deal structures, identify key risk issues based on these structures and put in place appropriate controls and measures.


  • To be aware of, and understand the regulatory framework, in which Trade Distribution operates, and the regulatory requirements and expectations relevant to the role.
  • To be part of a team that delivers effective governance, with the capability to challenge fellow executives effectively; and willingness to work with any local regulators in an open and cooperative manner.
  • Where required, to escalate to Group governance committees or stakeholders in senior management, risk or control functions.

Key Stakeholders

  • To engage and manage all stakeholder within the bank, in particular, Product, TB Sales, CCIB, Credit.
  • To provide regular update / communication to various stakeholders on the team’s performance and achievement.
  • To seek feedback on execution, partnership and delivery via the various virtual teams that involves the stakeholders and their teams.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • A Graduate in relevant business field.
  • Sound understanding and knowledge of Trade Finance products.
  • To complete all required mandatory and development training.
  • Business Level English and Business Level Mandarin.

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Job ref no. 2200020168
Job Function
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Career Level
  • Middle management level
  • Degree