Assistant Vice President/Senior Associate, Custody Operations, Securities & Fiduciary Services Operations

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited
  • 24 Apr 18 2018-04-24

Assistant Vice President/Senior Associate, Custody Operations, Securities & Fiduciary Services Operations

DBS. Living, Breathing Asia.

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named "Asia's Best Bank" by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and "Best Bank in Asia-Pacific" by Global Finance. The bank has also been named "Safest Bank in Asia" by Global Finance for eight consecutive years from 2009 to 2016.

Responsibilities

  • A ssist the Team Manager to supervise and guide the subordinates to ensure smooth running of the section
  • Check the distribution of entitlement to client timely and efficiently
  • Collect corporate actions announcement through CCASS broadcast, HKEX website, share registrars, notifications from sub-custodians
  • Check the processing of proxy voting according to client's instructions
  • Check the processing of paying agent activities
  • Provide second level client services in relation to corporate actions and nominee services Handle customer inquiries and resolve / escalate problems in an efficient manner
  • Handle day-to-day operations and perform checking on work done (e.g. statistic data maintenance, information updating, entries of Associated Entities, etc), reconciliation of General Ledger accounts, preparation of transaction and miscellaneous reports, etc
  • Comply with regulatory requirements (such as HKMA, MAS, SFC etc.) and Audit / Risk Management guidelines pertaining to the operations
  • Report any suspicious / outstanding transaction or incident to Team Manager, Department Head and other relevant parties for necessary action per the Incident Management Policy
  • Participate in user acceptance test for system enhancements. Review business requirements and functional specifications. Prepare test cases and conduct testing
  • Participate in project initiatives and business development, e.g. customer implementation, business continuity management, review of operational procedures, policies and guidelines; specific and job related training, etc
  • Handle regular and ad hoc tasks as designed by Team Manager and Department Head


Requirement
  • Advance Level / University Graduate or above
  • At least 5 years of relevant working experience in Hong Kong securities settlement (CCASS) with 2 year experience of people management
  • Sound experience of banking and securities operations and practices
  • Be familiar with the market trend and new product / system development


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