Senior Manager Portfolio Funding, Westpac Home Ownership
Senior Manager Portfolio Funding, Westpac Home Ownership How will I help? We have a clear vision here at Westpac â€“ to be one of the worldâ€™s great service companies. The Consumer Division helps us realise that vision and as one of our Senior Managers, youâ€™ll have an important role to play too. In this role you will report to the Executive Manager Portfolio Funding, Home Ownership.
The role requires a leader, with a proven track record in project leadership, financial supervision and in managing and influencing complex internal senior stakeholder relationships. This role is responsible for ensuring the optimal mix of funding sources is in place for the $440bn home lending portfolio, while providing oversight to securitisation and covered bonds facilities with the objective to drive initiatives to increase the surplus funds available for securitisation. In addition, the role is responsible for advising on strategies to enhance risk weighted asset allocations to optimise portfolio returns.
If you are passionate about identifying opportunities that will ultimately deliver greater benefits to customers and shareholders and are confident leading in an ambiguous and challenging environment that is constantly evolving, we want to hear from you. You must have strong leadership, analytical and influencing skills, and demonstrate an ability to break down complex problems to formulate strategies and identify opportunities that deliver organisational value. Responsibilities will include: Oversight of securitisation and covered bond funding pools and in particular driving initiatives to increase available surplus funds for securitisation Liaising with Operations and Treasury to increase loan eligibility criteria, uplift controls and minimise ineligible loans for securitisation Support the governance process for the functional and legal signoff of securitisation and covered bond sales Liaise with Treasury regarding Home Ownership interest rate risk exposure matters Increase knowledge and expertise across senior management on funding costs, capital allocation and risk weighted assets drivers Ensure portfolio classification controls and monitoring frameworks are in place and aligned with overall strategic direction to optimise funding mix Develop close and effective collaboration with key senior internal stakeholders including Product, Pricing, Credit Risk, Treasury, Operations, Finance, Legal and Compliance Actively manage Operational Risk and Compliance within acceptable tolerances Whatâ€™s in it for you? In a word, lots As well as job flexibility and the financial benefits for being part of the Westpac team (like special banking, wealth and insurance offers) youâ€™ll be paid well, and trained so your career can grow as you do.
Youâ€™ll also be encouraged to take part in our fun community projects as a paid volunteer. What do I need? A degree in a finance related discipline would definitely work in your favour, as would your s....