Dentsu - Risk Manager, APAC

Location: Singapore
Business sector: Digital Marketing
Job reference: 834774
Published: 3 months ago
About the job
To safeguard the current and future economic value of dentsu by identifying risks within the business This could be through a variety of methods, including undertaking internal audit reviews, facilitating risk management activities, the development of policies and procedures, managing self-assessments and carrying out investigations. The person in this role typically has responsibility for Risk management.

Job Title:

Risk Manager, APAC

Job Description:

About Dentsu Group (dentsu)

Led by Dentsu Group Inc. (Tokyo: 4324; ISIN: JP3551520004), a pure holding company established on January 1, 2020, the Dentsu Group encompasses two operational networks: dentsu japan network, which oversees Dentsu’s agency operations in Japan, and dentsu international, its international business headquarters in London, which oversees Dentsu’s agency operations outside of Japan.

With a strong presence in approximately 145 countries and regions across five continents and with 65,000 dedicated professionals, the Dentsu Group provides a comprehensive range of client-centric integrated communications, media and digital services through its five leadership brands—Carat, dentsu X, iProspect, Dentsu Creative, and Merkle—as well as through Dentsu Japan Network companies, including Dentsu Inc., the world’s largest single brand agency with a history of innovation. The Group is also active in the production and marketing of sports and entertainment content on a global scale.

  • Oversee the delivery of the risk plan for dentsu international – APAC region
  • Work collaboratively within the team to achieve department objectives, including resourcing and people development.
  • Supervise and undertake risk projects to departmental and other appropriate standards.
  • Maintain and develop relationships with key stakeholders (e.g., /regional/market execs) to help ensure the risk activities carried out adequately addresses the key risks in the Group.
  • Create the APAC Risk Universe
  • Rollout the Enterprise Risk Management Module to APAC clusters and large markets
  • Work with the business to facilitate improvements in the controls environment to mitigate risks to an agreed acceptable level.
  • Ensure actions agreed with management are followed-up
  • Prepare appropriate Management, Risk Committee and Audit Committee reporting.
  • Work with other team members to ensure audit work and other projects undertaken throughout the Group provides appropriate assurance.
  • Assist in the continuing development and improvement of the Risk team
  • Work on other projects as required,
  • Carry out and oversee other work as required.
  • Influences, collaborates and facilitates changes to improve the controls environment to mitigate risks to an acceptable level
  • Monitors technology tools used (such as Riskonnect.) within the department to ensure they are effectively used in line with the audit strategy promoting and encouraging tech savviness across the wider team
  • Understands the strategic direction for our Internal Audit and Risk
  • Facilitates risk meetings with management to ensure the successful implementation of risk management aims and outcome.
  • Work with other team members to ensure audit work and other projects undertaken throughout the Group provides appropriate assurance.




Global Functions

Time Type:

Full time

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