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Senior Manager Compliance - Business Banking

  • 928645
  • All Locations
  • Adelaide
  • Bendigo
  • Melbourne
  • Full Time

We look at compliance and risk differently at Bendigo and Adelaide Bank.

We’re building a cross-divisional approach to compliance and risk.

We promote a positive risk culture and behaviours across the bank and collaborative relationships with regulators. Our values set us apart from other organisations and underpin everything we do, including our approach to compliance and risk.

We're on a transformation journey across the bank, and we're making sure our approach to compliance and risk transforms with us. We're reducing complexity and changing our operating model. We're solidifying a consistent compliance approach across the bank and enabling us to work more effectively across our Business, Consumer and Rural divisions, opening up broader career paths and development opportunities for our staff.


About the Role

The Senior Manager Compliance is responsible for leading the further development, implementation, and management of the compliance framework for Business Banking and working with the wider Business Banking Risk team, Business Units, and project teams to implement and manage Compliance Frameworks within Business Banking.

The Business Banking Compliance team is responsible for:

  • Having a clear understanding of Business Banking regulatory obligations
  • Defining clear accountability and responsibility for each relevant regulatory obligation; and
  • Implementing and operating a validation program and monitoring activities to demonstrate compliance with each regulatory obligation, including compliance surveys.

This includes supporting the Business Banking division in leading the following compliance activities:

  • leading the assessment of operational risks events around compliance breaches
  • leading the management of any subsequent action plans; and
  • leading ongoing reporting to both Group Compliance, Business Banking Division as well as the various Business Units.

This position reports to the Head of Risk Business Banking and will be part of the Business Banking Risk Leadership team.


Capabilities, experience and Qualifications

  • Extensive Risk and Compliance experience in Banking and Financial Services with a strong compliance focus (Line 1 or 2 risk roles)
  • Proven relevant product, compliance, risk, or legal experience gained within a financial institutions or regulator
  • Proven experience in interpreting and analysing regulation/legislation
  • Strong understanding and practical working knowledge of Operational Risk and Compliance Frameworks
  • Sound understanding of Business Banking operations, products, policies, and procedures (previous experience across Business Banking segments is highly desirable)
  • Highly developed influencing and communication skills, including the ability to present and engage with staff at all levels including senior and executive management
  • Strong collaboration and relationship management to deliver on organisational outcomes
  • Demonstrated experience in leading and building teams, management, and supervision of professional staff across multiple geographies and functions
  • High level negotiation, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Ability to build internal and external relationships to facilitate risk and compliance knowledge
  • Knowledge of corporate governance principles and requirements

Download File Senior Manager Compliance - Business Banking Position Description.pdf


Why Us

Get real benefits, work life balance and flexibility. You bring your brilliant mind, and we’ll help you take your learning to the next level with on-the-job training and external development opportunities - we want you to shine. After all, YOU are the difference that makes us the better big bank.

At Bendigo and Adelaide Bank we believe a diverse workforce supported by an inclusive culture is central to our success and we actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity of thought to our business. We support candidate requests for adjustment to accommodate an illness, injury or disability to equitably participate in the selection process.


About us

Our Purpose is the same today as it was when we were founded 160 years ago, and every day, we work hard to bring our company purpose to life; feeding into the success of our customers and communities and not off it.

We live and breathe our core values of Teamwork, Integrity, Performance, Passion, Leadership and Engagement.


To find out more about our Compliance and Risk Transformation journey and other available positions please visit:

Closing date: Jun 27, 2021

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