Capital Stress Testing Manager

Standard Chartered Bank
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The management of the bank’s capital is an exciting and rapidly developing area and is critical to the bank’s delivery of its strategy. Of which stress testing is a critical component and the successful candidate can look forward to working with other Central Functions to optimise capital efficiency for the Group.


  • Assistance in the delivery of all aspects for the Capital workstream relating to all internal and regulatory Group-level stress testing. This specifically includes the Group ICAAP and Bank of England stress tests. The role requires robust discipline with data, spreadsheet control and a well organised approach to managing a production cycle.
  • Assist with the delivery of regulatory submissions including the ICAAP and the BoE structured/unstructured responses. Develop documents for our regulator to the highest quality; review and challenge the work of others to the same standard.
  • Assist with the co-ordination and planning of the Group ICAAP capital-stress testing exercise. Work with other functions to understand departmental/project inter-dependencies and communicate critical path to senior leadership. Assist in delivering the Basis of Preparation documentation required by the regulator ahead of a Group stress test.
  • Assist with the maintenance of the associated policy and process documentation that governs the capital model; its maintenance, development and independent validation.
  • Manage the operational risk control assessments required of Group Treasury by Group and Solo ICAAPs. Deliver any stress test with an air-tight audit trail of data-sourcing and decision making.
  • Maintain the Department Operating Instructions relating to Group and Solo ICAAPs.

Skills/Experience Required:

  • ICAAP Stress Testing, specifically Capital Management related
  • Ability to work in a cross functional basis – deal with other non-treasury divisions
  • Ability to work in pressurized environment, able to deliver in short periods of time

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