VP, Compliance Programme Manager, Group Compliance

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 23 May 19

VP, Compliance Programme Manager, Group Compliance

Business Function

Group Legal, Compliance & Secretariat ensures that the bank's interests are protected by zealously guarding and enhancing its reputation and capital. We also work to maintain a good standing with all our regulators, customers, and business partners. Because we believe that at the heart of business banking is to uphold the values of trust and integrity for all our stakeholders.


  • Plan and manage tasks and milestones for implementation and enhancements of Conduct Surveillance Program (Trader Surveillance, PIPS, etc) and Digitize Legal & Compliance Program and other related initiatives.
  • Understand business, operational and technical processes of required business functions within the program as well as desired target state to be achieved across the bank
  • Actively engage all stakeholders to develop requirements and identify risks/issues.
  • Collaborate with technology partners to drive development and priorities including enhancements required of existing systems
  • Manage program backlogs, issues and risks, and work with relevant parties to resolve and mitigate future occurrences.
  • Lead weekly stand up meetings, highlight progress, key issues/risks
  • Plan and execute user acceptance tests, dress rehearsals and cutover/live verification activities.
  • Lead post-implementation stabilisation activities as necessary
  • Communicate effectively at all forums including presentation to management and stakeholders at program governance and other forums.
  • Contribute and implement relevant milestones related to LCS Platform as part of strategic bank-wide platform operating model

  • Bachelor Degree in any related field.
  • Minimum 10 years' experience with proven track record of delivering projects to meet stipulated timelines with expected outcomes and quality.
  • Solid experience in business analysis and/or root cause analysis, ideally in the Financial Services industry.
  • Understand Agile methodology and partner with Technology and user teams to deliver outcomes.
  • Strong end-to-end understanding of Conduct Surveillance (Market Abuse, Employee Fraud, General Compliance) processes and functions is an advantage.
  • Excellent skills in Microsoft Office and project management tools (e.g. Jira, Confluence, Octane).
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills and can be relied upon to make quick, accurate and precise decisions.
  • Very good Relationship-building, conflict resolution and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to multi-task with good analytical and planning skills to effectively manage changing priorities.
  • Ability to interface on a professional level at all times with a variety of different personalities at different levels.

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