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Manage Risk

Committed to being risk aware. Identifies analyses and manages risk to protect the Bank and its people, while supporting opportunities that drive successful strategic outcomes. Makes timely and well-informed decisions within defined governance structures.


  • Demonstrates an understanding of the principles and practice of risk management and compliance in role
  • Proactively contributes to the risk assessment process
  • Identifies the underlying issues and root causes of problems and acts appropriately
  • Proactively identifies and escalates key risks in a timely manner
  • Considers various inputs, criteria and trade-off to arrive at effective decisions and recommendations and mitigates risk

People Manager

  • Leads by example in creating and promoting a risk compliant culture
  • Asks the right questions to stimulate critical thinking and help others accurately analyse complex situations
  • Considers all relevant factors and uses appropriate decision-making criteria within the risk appetite governance structures
  • Draws on multiple perspectives and sources to better understand and solve problems and to take action to address risk identified
  • Evaluates pros and cons, risks and benefits of different solution options and mitigates risk


  • Champions a culture of transparency and responsible risk management within an effective governance structure
  • Ensures that organisation level decisions be based on sound risk analysis, data and reasoning
  • Anticipates complex risk management challenges that the organisation may face in the future
  • Synthesizes information from many sources to arrive at a broad and deep understanding of complex risk issues to enable effective decision making
  • Plans the development of the knowledge and competence of the workforce to meet anticipated risk management requirements