Manager/AVP/VP, Custody & Investment Operations Support Services

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • United Overseas Bank
  • 20 Jan 18

Manager/AVP/VP, Custody & Investment Operations Support Services

Reporting to the Head of Operations Support Services, this person will drive and manage projects impacting the Division.

He/she is expected to:
  • Own the full project life cycle to ensure successful and prompt delivery
  • Participate and contribute from operations and systems perspectives in market forums, business initiatives, change meetings
  • Bridge communication between key stakeholders including business, operations and technology teams and external vendor
  • Review requirements document and translate them into functional specifications and detailed test plans
  • Ensure technology deliverables are properly tested and the expectations are met
  • Monitor and control risks from project initiation to post implementation
Requirements:
  • Proven working experience in project management, preferably between 5-10 years relevant experience
  • In-depth knowledge of local and global securities markets products and operations
  • Excellent practical knowledge of domestic and global market securities products and corporate actions
  • Good understanding of wholesale/retail securities operation processes and system functionalities
  • Effective communicator with strong organizational skills
  • Change agent
  • Motivated, driven and works well under pressure
  • Prior experience in a Wealth Mangement setting is a plus, as well as good knowledge on testing practices and testing experience in AS400 applications will be added advantages