Desk Risk Manager Benchmark Transition


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  • Provide strategic, operational risk and compliance advice to the Benchmark Transition Project
  • Drive the digital transformation of a leader in the banking industry
  • Join an organisation that prides itself on diversity of people and thought

About The Role
Role Location: 833 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC
Role Type: 12 month fixed term contract

Your role as a Desk Risk Manager – Benchmark Transition will support the Markets business in order to deliver effective change relating specifically to the Benchmark Transition Project (PMT Project) activities arising from the decommissioning of LIBOR and other historical systemically important benchmark rates.  Your role will need to ensure that the transition to a new benchmark rates is well managed and takes into consideration all non-financial risks including Operational Risk, Conduct Risk and Regulatory Risk.  The role will work closely with the Benchmark Transition Project to ensure their specific scope deliverables are delivered in line with bank expectations and within risk appetite.  This is through application of group wide compliance and operational risk policies and frameworks, regulation and industry standards as well as the maintenance of an effective control environment.


You will support the business in ensuring Strategic planning, vision and direction are well governed and developed in a controlled and sustainable manner.  You will build and report specific key metrics to assist the business monitor the progress of Benchmark transition with specific focus on both the external and internal market readiness and transition to the use of the new rates. 

About You

To grow and be successful in this role, you will ideally bring the following:

  • Strong experience and knowledge of the Institutional Banking including Markets and the environment that ANZ operates in with demonstrated understanding of products, sales and trading, particularly within coverage of the role
  • Strong experience and knowledge of governance, compliance, regulation & Operational risk management
  • Demonstrated ANZ leadership competencies including ability to  manage and delivering change, deliver results, exercise sound judgement, broaden perspective, build relationships (internal & external), develop self and others and lead and empower
  • Sets and achieves goals while supporting change and identifying opportunities for improvement with a strong ability to execute, with strong customer focus and ability to negotiate and influence stakeholders at all seniority levels
  • Continuously challenges the status quo by questioning and challenging process and procedure appropriately based on researched knowledge, peer best practice or thoughtful analysis. 

About ANZ

At ANZ, everything we do boils down to ‘why’ – our purpose – to shape a world where people and communities thrive. We're just as focused on seeing our people thrive as well as our customers. We'll give you every opportunity to develop your career.


We are responding faster to changing customer requirements, focusing on the things that matter the most, energising our people, eliminating waste and reducing bureaucracy.


A happy workplace is a thriving one. So in order to attract and keep the best talent, and say thanks for the hard work, we make sure all our employees are rewarded.


ANZ recognises the value of an inclusive and diverse work environment. We take pride in the diversity of our people and encourage applications from diverse candidates. Our recruitment decisions are based on the key inherent needs and requirements of each role, and candidates are selected based on their unique strengths and characteristics.


We work flexibly at ANZ. Talk to us and let us know how this role can be flexible for you.


To find out more about working at ANZ or to view other opportunities visit You may apply for this role by visiting ANZ Careers and search for reference number AUS112854

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