Director of Risk - Custody - Singapore

Singapore /
Operations, Strategy & Project Management – Risk /
Full-time Onsite or Remote
Binance is the global blockchain company behind the world’s largest digital asset exchange by trading volume and users, serving a greater mission to accelerate cryptocurrency adoption and increase the freedom of money.

Are you looking to be a part of the most influential company in the blockchain industry and contribute to the crypto-currency revolution that is changing the world?


    • Responsible for the effective implementation of overall risk strategy for the business
    • Overseeing daily operations to ensure the company operates within the risk appetite at all time while meeting business goals
    • Establish and implement an operational risk and relevant governance framework to ensure a robust, controlled environment and create an operational KRI Matrix alongside different stakeholders 
    • Defining the risk roadmap, leading the adoption and development of new technologies, processes and continuous improvement of existing risk practices
    • Conduct regular audits and self-risk assessments for the business
    • Identifying and implementing appropriate controls and risk mitigants
    • Focusing on internal compliance policy review, including ongoing assessments, assisting with compliance review, internal audit reviews and ongoing or ad hoc reviews
    • Act as a second line of defense to monitor, identify, measure and report all risk-related matters
    • Provide incident management oversight and support the business owners in responding to investigations, resolving incident reports and escalations
    • Ensure business models and supporting systems continually mitigate risk to maintain the protection and integrity of data and resources
    • Guide the business on operational risk management; Promote a risk-aware culture across the company by organising educational and training workshops 
    • Acting as the key liaison with relevant regulatory authorities on risk & compliance matters


    • Minimum 8 years experience in a risk, compliance or regulatory function, experience working with any regulated financial services business in legal or compliance roles preferred. Crypto experience is a plus
    • Strong practical knowledge of risk frameworks and operational risk reporting experience
    • Interest in Cryptocurrencies, Blockchain and trading or finance/ banking/ payments industry
    • Strong stakeholder management skills
    • Effective written and verbal communication skills
    • Capable of working under pressure

Working at Binance
Do something meaningful; Be a part of the future of finance technology and the no.1 company in the industry
Fast moving, challenging and unique business problems
International work environment and flat organisation
Great career development opportunities in a growing company
Possibility for relocation and international transfers mid-career
Competitive salary
Flexible working hours, Casual work attire